22 days in Slovenia Itinerary

22 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Ljubljana
— 3 nights
2
Solčava
— 1 night
3
Maribor
— 2 nights
4
Rogla
— 1 night
5
Sevnica
— 1 night
6
Novo Mesto
— 1 night
7
Kočevje
— 1 night
8
Piran
— 3 nights
9
Lipica
— 1 night
10
Predjama
— 1 night
11
Bohinjska Bistrica
— 2 nights
12
Bovec
— 4 nights

3
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Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Visit Ljubljana Castle and Cankarjevo Nabrežje for their historical value. Get some cultural insight at Ljubljana Old Town and Bled Castle. Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje), Bled (Zipline, Straža Bled, &more) and Church of St. Kancijan (in Žirovnica). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, examine the collection at National Museum of Contemporary History, and steep yourself in history at Old Town Centre of Radovljica.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Ljubljana trip itinerary planning app.

Manchester, UK to Ljubljana is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Manchester to Ljubljana is 1 hour. Traveling from Manchester in August, you will find days in Ljubljana are a bit warmer (31°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Solčava.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trips

Bled, Vintgar Gorge, Church of St. Kancijan, Old Town Centre of Radovljica
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Parasailing & Paragliding
Old Town Centre of Radovljica ©
Old Town Centre of Radovljica

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Solčava

Solčava ©
Visit Solcava to discover a region near the Austrian border where a drive down a panoramic road delivers some of the best views in Europe.
On the 6th (Fri), explore the fascinating underground world of Snow Cave, then take in the dramatic scenery at Rinka Waterfall, and then experience rural life at Logar Valley Landscape Park.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Solčava online vacation planner.

Getting from Ljubljana to Solčava by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi. In August, daily temperatures in Solčava can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to drive to Maribor.

Things to do in Solčava

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Snow Cave
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Logar Valley Landscape Park ©
Logar Valley Landscape Park
Snow Cave ©
Snow Cave
Rinka Waterfall ©
Rinka Waterfall

2
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Maribor

Maribor ©
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): examine the collection at Ptuj Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Žiče Charterhouse, then step into the grandiose world of Celje Castle, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Arch-parochial Church of St. Martin. Keep things going the next day: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then explore the striking landscape at Pyramid Archaeological Site, and then see the interesting displays at Old Vine House.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Maribor trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Solčava to Maribor by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Maribor can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Rogla.

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites · Museums · Spas

Side Trips

Celje Castle, Arch-parochial Church of St. Martin, Žiče Charterhouse, Spas, Ptuj Castle
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Celje Castle ©
Celje Castle
Ptuj Castle ©
Ptuj Castle
Spas

1
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Rogla

Rogla ©
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): get curious at Noordung Centre, then contemplate the long history of Šumej Black Kitchen, and then go for a walk through Pohorje Treetop Walk.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Rogla travel planner.

Drive from Maribor to Rogla in an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Sevnica.

Things to do in Rogla

Childrens Museums · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Šumej Black Kitchen, Noordung Centre
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Noordung Centre ©
Noordung Centre
Pohorje Treetop Walk ©
Pohorje Treetop Walk

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Sevnica

Sevnica ©
Sevnica is a town on the left bank of the Sava River in central Slovenia. On the 10th (Tue), admire the landmark architecture of Sevnica Castle, then step into the grandiose world of Raka Castle, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jurklošter Carthusian Monastery.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Sevnica day trip website.

Traveling by car from Rogla to Sevnica takes 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Sevnica are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Novo Mesto.

Things to do in Sevnica

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Jurklošter Carthusian Monastery, Raka Castle
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Raka Castle ©
Raka Castle
Sevnica Castle ©
Sevnica Castle
Jurklošter Carthusian Monastery
Jurklošter Carthusian Monastery

1
night
Novo Mesto

Novo Mesto
Novo Mesto is the city on a bend of the Krka River in the City Municipality of Novo Mesto in southeastern Slovenia, close to the border with Croatia. To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Novo Mesto online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Sevnica to Novo Mesto takes an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. On the 11th (Wed), you're off to Kočevje.

Things to do in Novo Mesto

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
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Kočevje

Kočevje ©
Together with the Krokar primeval forest, which is inscribed in the UNESCO World Heritage List, the Kočevje Region makes for a truly mystical forest landscape.
On the 12th (Thu), examine the collection at Kočevje Regional Museum in Šeškov House, then take a peaceful walk through Krokar Primeval Forest, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Veliki Rog.

To see where to stay and other tourist information, refer to the Kočevje itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Novo Mesto to Kočevje takes an hour. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Novo Mesto in August since evenings lows in Kočevje dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Piran.

Things to do in Kočevje

Nature · Parks · Museums
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Veliki Rog ©
Veliki Rog
Kočevje Regional Museum in Šeškov House ©
Kočevje Regional Museum in Šeškov House
Krokar Primeval Forest ©
Krokar Primeval Forest

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Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Step off the beaten path and head to St. George's Church and Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower. Visiting Portorož Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling will get you outdoors. When in Piran, make a side trip to see Škocjan Caves in Škocjan, approximately Škocjan away. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Magical World of Shells Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Piran Minorite Monastery, don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, and kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Piran trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Kočevje to Piran takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Kočevje in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Piran, with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Lipica.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Koper, Debeli Rtič Landscape Park, Portorož Beach, Škocjan Caves, Strunjan Nature Reserve
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Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum
St. George's Church
St. George's Church
Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower ©
Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower

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Lipica

Lipica ©
Known for its Lipizzaner horses, Lipica is nevertheless more than just a horse lover's heaven.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): play a few rounds at Golf Klub Lipica, see the interesting displays at Lipizzan Museum Lipikum, and then visit the horses at Lipica Stud Farm.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Lipica vacation planning website.

You can drive from Piran to Lipica in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Predjama.

Things to do in Lipica

Outdoors · Tours · Golf
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Lipica Stud Farm ©
Lipica Stud Farm
Golf Klub Lipica ©
Golf Klub Lipica
Lipizzan Museum Lipikum ©
Lipizzan Museum Lipikum

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Predjama

Predjama ©
Predjama is a small settlement in the Municipality of Postojna in the Inner Carniola region of Slovenia.LandmarksCastlePredjama Castle, a Renaissance castle and a major tourist attraction in Slovenia, is located at the mouth of a cave just above the settlement.ChurchOur Lady of Sorows Church in the settlement is a chapel of ease of the Parish of Studeno. Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Nanos Plateau and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cerkev Zalostne Matere bozje.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Predjama trip planner.

Drive from Lipica to Predjama in an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Bohinjska Bistrica.

Things to do in Predjama

Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trip

Nanos Plateau
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Nanos Plateau ©
Nanos Plateau
Cerkev Zalostne Matere bozje ©
Cerkev Zalostne Matere bozje

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Bohinjska Bistrica

Bohinjska Bistrica ©
Bohinjska Bistrica occupies a scenic spot at the foothills of the Julian Alps, near the picturesque Lake Bohinj.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, then get around town with Vogel, and then paddle through the water with Sport4fun. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, and then push the limits with Hike&Bike Slovenia.

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Drive from Predjama to Bohinjska Bistrica in 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjska Bistrica

Outdoors · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

Bohinjsko Jezero, Mostnica Gorge
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Sport4fun ©
Sport4fun
Vogel ©
Vogel
Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj

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nights
Bovec

Bovec ©
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Kobarid Museum and Ravelnik Open Air Museum. Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery and Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) will appeal to history buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Vršič Pass (in Kranjska Gora) and Tolmin Gorge (in Tolmin). There's much more to do: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, take in the dramatic scenery at Boka Waterfall, admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, and add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Bovec trip planner.

Getting from Bohinjska Bistrica to Bovec by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daytime highs in Bovec are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Kobarid, Vršič Pass, Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery, Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem), Tolmin Gorge
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Virje Waterfall ©
Virje Waterfall
Zipline
Kayaking & Canoeing