23 days in Slovenia Itinerary

23 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia journey planner

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Kranjska Gora
— 3 nights
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Trenta
— 2 nights
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Bovec
— 2 nights
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Kobarid
— 1 night
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Tolmin
— 1 night
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Štanjel
— 1 night
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Piran
— 2 nights
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Škocjan
— 1 day
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Postojna
— 1 night
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Ljubljana
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Žužemberk
— 2 nights
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Novo Mesto
— 1 night
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Kostanjevica na Krki
— 2 nights
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Ptuj
— 1 night
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Ormož
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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.
Step out of Kranjska Gora with an excursion to Peričnik Falls in Mojstrana--about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, appreciate the views at Zgornjesavska Valley, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna, and don't miss a visit to Prisank Mountain Window.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Kranjska Gora online day trip planner.

Leipzig, Germany to Kranjska Gora is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In June, daily temperatures in Kranjska Gora can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Trenta.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 2 — 5:

Trenta

— 2 nights
Trenta is a settlement in the Municipality of Bovec in the traditional Gorizia region in western Slovenia.It lies on the upper Soča river in the Goriška region, the northern part of the Slovene Littoral, along the road from Bovec up to Vršič Pass. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at Alpine Botanical Garden Juliana.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Trenta road trip website.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Trenta takes an hour. In June in Trenta, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. On the 7th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Bovec.

Things to do in Trenta

Parks
Find places to stay Jun 5 — 7:
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Bovec

— 2 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): make a trip to Fort Hermann. Here are some ideas for day two: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing, then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Bovec trip planning site.

Bovec is very close to Trenta. June in Bovec sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Bovec

Nature · Tours · Parks · Adventure
Find places to stay Jun 7 — 9:

Kobarid

— 1 night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary of the Assumption church, see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, then don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House, and finally admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Kobarid road trip planning app.

Kobarid is very close to Bovec. In June in Kobarid, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Tolmin.

Things to do in Kobarid

Nature · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 9 — 10:

Tolmin

— 1 night
At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit, contemplate the long history of Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem), then take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge, and finally delve into the distant past at Tolmin Castle on Kozlov Rob.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Tolmin road trip website.

Tolmin is just a short distance from Kobarid. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Kobarid in June: high temperatures in Tolmin hover around 32°C and lows are around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Štanjel.

Things to do in Tolmin

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 10 — 12:

Štanjel

— 1 night
Perched on top of a hill in western Slovenia, the charming town of Stanjel appeals to various kinds of travelers.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): awaken your taste buds at RockVelo, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Daniel, then admire the natural beauty at Ferrari Garden, and finally step into the grandiose world of Štanjel Castle.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Štanjel online travel planner.

You can drive from Tolmin to Štanjel in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Štanjel

Tours · Wineries · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 12 — 13:

Piran

— 2 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, then enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and finally don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, view the masterpieces at Nika's Tiny House, then kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve, then admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower.

To see reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Piran trip maker website.

Getting from Štanjel to Piran by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Štanjel in June, Piran is slightly colder at night with lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Škocjan.

Things to do in Piran

Museums · Wildlife · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 13 — 15:

Škocjan

— 1 day
Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): take in the awesome beauty at Nanos Plateau and then Head underground at Škocjan Caves.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Škocjan day trip planning website.

Getting from Piran to Škocjan by car takes about an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Škocjan

Nature · Parks · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 15 — 16:

Postojna

— 1 night
With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): explore the activities along Cerknica Lake, explore the fascinating underground world of Planina Cave, then examine the collection at Toplar Double Hayrack, then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cerkev Zalostne Matere bozje.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Postojna trip planner.

Postojna is just a stone's throw from Škocjan. June in Postojna sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Postojna

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 15 — 16:

Ljubljana

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Postojna to Ljubljana takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. You'll set off for Žužemberk on the 16th (Wed).

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 16 — 17:

Žužemberk

— 2 nights
Žužemberk, is a town and a municipality in the Dinaric Alps of Slovenia, located south-east of the Slovenian capital of Ljubljana. On the 17th (Thu), get a new perspective on nature at Open-Air Museum of Josip Jurčič, then go for a walk through Pristava Tourist Village, then explore the historical opulence of Bogenšperk Castle, and finally step into the grandiose world of Ribnica Castle and Museum. On the 18th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Žužemberk Castle, then see the interesting displays at Public Institute Ribnica Handicraft Centre, and then take a peaceful walk through Krokar Primeval Forest.

For traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Žužemberk day trip website.

Getting from Ljubljana to Žužemberk by car takes about an hour. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in June, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel to Novo Mesto.

Things to do in Žužemberk

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 16 — 18:

Novo Mesto

— 1 night
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. On the 19th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Novo Mesto Cathedral, pause for some serene contemplation at Franciscan Monastery, examine the collection at Museum of Dolenjska, then admire the natural beauty at Otočec Castle Park, and finally play a few rounds at Golf Grad Otočec.

To see maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Novo Mesto trip planner.

Traveling by car from Žužemberk to Novo Mesto takes an hour. In June, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kostanjevica na Krki.

Things to do in Novo Mesto

Historic Sites · Nature · Golf · Museums
Find places to stay Jun 18 — 19:

Kostanjevica na Krki

— 2 nights
History buffs will likely spend much of their Kostanjevica na Krki vacation exploring the local museum, a former monastery and one of the country's finest medieval monuments.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Raka Castle, examine the collection at Pleterje Open-Air Museum, then take in the exciting artwork at Božidar Jakac Art Museum, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Kostanjevica Cave. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Gorjanci Hills and then pause for some serene contemplation at Pleterje Charterhouse Monastery.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Kostanjevica na Krki trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Novo Mesto to Kostanjevica na Krki in an hour. June in Kostanjevica na Krki sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Ptuj.

Things to do in Kostanjevica na Krki

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 19 — 21:

Ptuj

— 1 night
A tour of Ptuj reveals an old town filled with new experiences.
On the 22nd (Tue), examine the collection at Ptuj Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Minorite Monastery of Saints Peter and Paul, steep yourself in history at Terme Ptuj, then don't miss a visit to Prešernova Street, then pause for some photo ops at Orpheus Monument, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Ptuj City Tower.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Ptuj holiday planner.

Drive from Kostanjevica na Krki to Ptuj in 2 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Ptuj can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Ormož.

Things to do in Ptuj

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jun 21 — 22:

Ormož

— 2 nights
Ormož is a town in the traditional region of Prlekija, part of Styria, in northeastern Slovenia. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): awaken your taste buds at Puklavec Family Wines, step into the grandiose world of Ormoz Castle, pause for some serene contemplation at St. John the Baptist’s Church, then pause for some serene contemplation at Jeruzalem Church, and finally explore the historical opulence of Velika Nedelja Castle.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Ormož road trip planning site.

Ormož is very close to Ptuj. On the 24th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Ormož

Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 22 — 24:

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.