22 days in Slovenia Itinerary

22 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Kranjska Gora
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Kranjska Gora
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Kobarid
— 3 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 3 nights
Drive
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Maribor
— 3 nights
Shuttle
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Ljubljana
— 8 nights
Shuttle to Venice, Fly to Montreal

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Kranjska Gora

— 3 nights
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Get outdoors at Vršič Pass and Peričnik Falls. Discover out-of-the-way places like Lake Jasna and Aqua Larix. There's much more to do: appreciate the views at Zgornjesavska Valley, contemplate the waterfront views at Ledine Intermittent Lake, don't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel, and try to win big at Casino Larix.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Kranjska Gora trip planner.

Montreal, Canada to Kranjska Gora is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Montreal to Kranjska Gora. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Montreal in September: high temperatures in Kranjska Gora hover around 21°C and lows are around 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Casinos · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 23 — 26:

Bohinjsko Jezero

— 1 night
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
On the 27th (Mon), admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, then get around town with Vogel, and then explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero tour builder tool.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September in Bohinjsko Jezero, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Transportation · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 26 — 27:

Kobarid

— 3 nights
At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
Step out of the city life by going to Kayaking & Canoeing and Soča Valley. Explore hidden gems such as Tolmin Gorge and Kozjak Waterfall. Step out of Kobarid with an excursion to Virje Waterfall in Bovec--about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic scenery at Boka Waterfall.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Kobarid trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kobarid takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Kobarid can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Kobarid

Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 27 — 30:

Piran

— 3 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Visiting Portorož Beach and Lipica Stud Farm will get you outdoors. Step off the beaten path and head to Tartini Square and Praetorian Palace. Take a break from Piran with a short trip to Socerb Castle in Črni Kal, about 42 minutes away. There's much more to do: make a trip to Walls of Piran, get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower.

To see reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Piran online trip builder.

You can drive from Kobarid to Piran in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Kobarid in September; daily highs in Piran reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Maribor.

Things to do in Piran

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 30 — Oct 3:

Maribor

— 3 nights
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Pyramid Archaeological Site and Ptuj Castle. Explore Maribor's surroundings by going to Orpheus Monument (in Ptuj), Celje Castle (in Celje) and Spas (in Podčetrtek). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Old Vine House, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. John The Baptist, and appreciate the history behind Plague Column.

For photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Maribor road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Piran to Maribor takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Piran in October: high temperatures in Maribor hover around 19°C and lows are around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites · Museums · Spas · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 3 — 6:

Ljubljana

— 8 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Parasailing & Paragliding and Beer Tastings & Tours. Step out of the city life by going to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Velika Planina. Venture out of the city with trips to Bled (Straža Bled & Zipline), Church of St. Jacob (in Ribno) and Old Town Centre of Radovljica (in Radovljica). Dedicate the 12th (Tue) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Tivoli Park, take in the views from Cobblers' Bridge, see the interesting displays at Železniki Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

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You can take a shuttle from Maribor to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in October, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 6 — 14:

Slovenia travel guide

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Castles · Bodies of Water · Caves
Sunny Side of the Alps
From snowcapped Alpine peaks to sandy Adriatic beaches, a trip to Slovenia is like taking several vacations at once. Whatever the season, the country offers enticing natural attractions, all close at hand, including thick forests, scenic valleys, cave systems, waterfalls, lakes, and the Adriatic coast. For those seeking an active holiday, you'll fine an abundance of ski slopes, trails to hike, roads to bike, and rocks to climb. Pay a visit to some of Slovenia's spa resorts and take advantage of the fresh mountain air and thermal waters. Various castles, churches, and historical towns--many of which are fully preserved--tell stories of the country's past. In Slovenia's major cities, admire the architecture, explore the local arts, visit museums, and chat with the locals over a cup of coffee. Slovenian cuisine offers a blend of Alpine and Mediterranean tastes and is definitely worth trying, along with the country's wines.