23 days in Alpine Slovenia Itinerary

23 days in Alpine Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Alpine Slovenia itinerary planner

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Bled
— 7 nights
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Solčava
— 2 nights
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Maribor
— 8 nights
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Bovec
— 5 nights
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Bled

— 7 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Explore Bled's surroundings by going to Bohinjsko Jezero (Church of St John the Baptist, Lake Bohinj, &more), Kranjska Gora (Tromeja -Triple border, Liznjekova house, &more) and Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline (in Rateče). Spend the 22nd (Wed) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. There's still lots to do: get outside with Outdoor Activities, head off the coast to Bled Island, explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, and contemplate the long history of Old Town Centre of Radovljica.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Bled day trip tool.

Bologna, Italy to Bled is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Bologna in September; daily highs in Bled reach 24°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Solčava.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

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Solčava

— 2 nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Mary of the Snow, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Logar Valley Landscape Park, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Rinka Waterfall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Carinthian Regional Museum - Ravne na Koroškem, see the interesting displays at Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum, and then pause for some photo ops at Forma viva Ravne Steel Masterpieces.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Solčava online trip maker.

Getting from Bled to Solčava by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Maribor.

Things to do in Solčava

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 28 — 30:

Maribor

— 8 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 find plenty of places to visit near Maribor: Pohorje Treetop Walk (in Rogla), Lovrenc Lakes (in Zreče) and Slovenske Konjice (Parish Church of St. George & The Old Castle on Konjiška Mountain). And it doesn't end there: walk around Three Ponds, get to know the fascinating history of Lent, take in the dramatic natural features at Pyramid Archaeological Site, and learn about winemaking at Ramšak Winery.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Maribor trip site.

You can drive from Solčava to Maribor in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and train; or take a bus. In September in Maribor, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites · Parks · Wineries · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 30 — Oct 8:

Bovec

— 5 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bovec: Tolmin (Tolmin Castle, Tolmin Gorge, &more), Nadiza (in Kranjska Gora) and Planica Valley (in Rateče). And it doesn't end there: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, appreciate the views at Soča Valley, explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, and examine the collection at Kobarid Museum.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Bovec travel route planning website.

Getting from Maribor to Bovec by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and car; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Traveling from Maribor in October, you will find days in Bovec are a bit cooler (16°C), and nights are about the same (6°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Adventure · Tours

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