25 days in Slovenia Itinerary

25 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Klagenfurt, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 7 nights
Drive
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Koper
— 3 nights
Drive
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Nova Gorica
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kranjska Gora
— 4 nights
Drive
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Maribor
— 5 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Vilnius International Airport

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Ljubljana

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Bled (St. Martin's Parish Church, Bled Castle, &more), St. Peter's Church (in Radovljica) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). Spend the 30th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, take in the views from Dragon Bridge, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Ljubljana road trip planning website.

Vilnius, Lithuania to Ljubljana is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Vilnius to Ljubljana. In December in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and -3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Koper.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 29 — Jan 5:

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Koper

A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Explore Koper's surroundings by going to Predjama Castle (in Postojna) and Military Museum Tabor (in Lokev). The adventure continues: make a trip to Tartini Square, get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, stop by Lisjak - Premium extra virgin olive oil from Slovenian Istria, and admire the landmark architecture of Benečanka Venetian House.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Koper vacation website.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Koper takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in January, things will get somewhat warmer in Koper: highs are around 11°C and lows about 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can drive to Nova Gorica.

Things to do in Koper

Museums · Historic Sites · Spas · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 5 — 8:

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Nova Gorica

A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
Explore Nova Gorica's surroundings by going to Vipavski Križ Castle (in Vipavski Križ), Soča Valley (in Bovec) and Kobarid Museum (in Kobarid). The adventure continues: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Reservoir Dogs brewery, take in panoramic vistas at Gonjače Viewing Tower, learn about winemaking at Lepa Vida Boutique Winery, and don't miss a visit to Šmartno.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Nova Gorica travel planner.

Getting from Koper to Nova Gorica by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In January, daytime highs in Nova Gorica are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Nova Gorica

Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites · Wineries · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 8 — 11:

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Bohinjsko Jezero

The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, see the interesting displays at Museum of Alpine Dairy Farming, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Planina Zajamniki, and finally see the interesting displays at Oplen House Museum. On your second day here, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Spodnja Sorica Church of St. Nicholas, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Vogel.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Bohinjsko Jezero day trip planning site.

Drive from Nova Gorica to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In January, Bohinjsko Jezero is little chillier than Nova Gorica - with highs of 2°C and lows of -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Museums · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 11 — 13:

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Kranjska Gora

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Change things up with a short trip to Peričnik Falls in Mojstrana (about 36 minutes away). There's still lots to do: fly down the slopes at Smučarska Šola ASK Kranjska Gora, cruise along Mangart Saddle, make a trip to Three Country Border, and try to win big at Casino Korona.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Kranjska Gora visit planning app.

Drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. January in Kranjska Gora sees daily highs of 2°C and lows of -4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to drive to Maribor.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 13 — 17:

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Maribor

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: Murska Sobota Castle (in Murska Sobota), Winery Marof (in Mačkovci) and Prešernova Street (in Ptuj). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Mariborsko Pohorje Ski Resort, examine the collection at Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum, relax and rejuvenate at Perfect Body, and stop by Vino Valdhuber.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Maribor trip itinerary maker website.

Drive from Kranjska Gora to Maribor in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. January in Maribor sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of -4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Maribor

Wineries · Historic Sites · Winter Sports · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 17 — 22:

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.