23 days in Slovenia Itinerary

23 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Salzburg
Drive:  6 h 15 min
1
Maribor
— 3 nights
Shuttle:  1 h 30 min
2
Ljubljana
— 3 nights
Drive:  45 min
3
Stahovica
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Kobarid
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
5
Bovec
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
6
Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
7
Bled
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: Paris

3
nights
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Old Vine House and Jeruzalem Church. Step off the beaten path and head to Presernova street and Church of St. George. Step out of Maribor to go to Ptuj and see Zupnijska cerkev sv. Marije - Ptujskogorske Matere Bozje, which is approximately 34 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Lent - the Oldest Part of the City of Maribor, take in the spiritual surroundings of Plague Column, ponder the world of politics at Rotovz Town Hall, and pause for some serene contemplation at Franciscan Church.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Maribor trip site.

Salzburg, Austria to Maribor is an approximately 3.5- hour car ride. August in Maribor sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Ptuj, Jeruzalem Church
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Plague Column ©
Plague Column
Old Vine House ©
Old Vine House
Jeruzalem Church ©
Jeruzalem Church

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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.
Explore hidden gems such as Cathedral of St. Nicholas and Franciscan Church of the Annunciation. Your inner history buff will appreciate Cankarjevo Nabrežje and Church of St. Bernardine. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: Piran (St. George's Church & Krstilnica sv.Janeza Krstnika). And it doesn't end there: visit Ljubljana Old Town, take in the views from Triple Bridge, stroll around Tivoli Park, and explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip planner.

Getting from Maribor to Ljubljana by shuttle takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Stahovica.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trip

Piran
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Cankarjevo Nabrežje ©
Cankarjevo Nabrežje
Cathedral of St. Nicholas ©
Cathedral of St. Nicholas
St. George's Church
St. George's Church

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nights
Stahovica

Stahovica ©
Most visitors take a trip to Strahovica to access a popular hiking area, magical in all seasons.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Roman Necropolis and Zaprice Castle. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Velika Planina and Church of Immaculate Conception. Step out of Stahovica with an excursion to Gradisko Lake in Lukovica--about 32 minutes away. The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Little Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mary of the Snows Chapel, pause for some serene contemplation at Franciscan Monastery, and contemplate the long history of Hribar's Villa.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Stahovica trip site.

You can take a train from Ljubljana to Stahovica in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. August in Stahovica sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Kobarid.

Things to do in Stahovica

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Kamnik, Cerklje, Gradisko Lake, Volčji Potok Arboretum, Roman Necropolis
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Velika Planina ©
Velika Planina
Little Castle ©
Little Castle
Zaprice Castle
Zaprice Castle

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Kobarid

Kobarid ©
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.
Get some historical perspective at Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) and St Mary of the Assumption church. Get outdoors at Kozjak Waterfall and Tolmin Gorge. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, don't miss a visit to Slap Krampez, and admire the sheer force of Kosec Gorge.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Kobarid online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Stahovica to Kobarid takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can take a bus to Bovec.

Things to do in Kobarid

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Tolmin Gorge, Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem)
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Kozjak Waterfall ©
Kozjak Waterfall
Tolmin Gorge ©
Tolmin Gorge
Kobarid Museum ©
Kobarid Museum

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Bovec

Bovec ©
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 14th (Fri), appreciate the views at Soča Valley and then admire the sheer force of Boka Waterfall. Here are some ideas for day two: sample the tasty concoctions at Thirsty River Brewing, then take in the history at Ravelnik Open Air Museum, then don't miss a visit to Predil Pass, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Bovec trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by bus from Kobarid to Bovec takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, daily temperatures in Bovec can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bovec

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley
Virje Waterfall ©
Virje Waterfall
Boka Waterfall ©
Boka Waterfall

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Kranjska Gora

Kranjska Gora ©
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Planica Valley, then take in the dramatic scenery at Nadiza, and then explore the activities along Ledine Intermittent Lake. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Kranjska Gora day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Kranjska Gora takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Kranjska Gora are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can catch the bus to Bled.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Planica Valley ©
Planica Valley
Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu ©
Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu
Nadiza ©
Nadiza

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Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Straza Bled and Savica Waterfall. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Bled Castle and Bled Island. Change things up with a short trip to Church of St John the Baptist in Bohinjsko Jezero (about 42 minutes away). There's still lots to do: get great views at Mala Osojnica, stop by Zakladi Slovenije, walk around Spa Park, and pause for some photo ops at Colnar - Boatman.

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Traveling by bus from Kranjska Gora to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, daytime highs in Bled are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bled

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Bohinjsko Jezero, Vintgar Gorge
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Straza Bled ©
Straza Bled
Mala Osojnica ©
Mala Osojnica
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle