25 days in Slovenia Itinerary

25 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Ljubljana
— 3 nights
2
Maribor
— 3 nights
3
Stahovica
— 3 nights
4
Piran
— 3 nights
5
Bovec
— 4 nights
6
Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
7
Zgornje Gorje
— 2 nights
8
Bled
— 4 nights

3
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Visiting Nature & Wildlife Tours and Cross Cave will get you outdoors. Explore hidden gems such as Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum and Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Škofja Loka Castle, visit Ljubljana Old Town, don't miss a visit to Ljubljana Castle, and snap pictures at Triple Bridge.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana driving holiday site.

Paris, France to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to catch the shuttle to Maribor.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Cross Cave, Škofja Loka Castle, Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum
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Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum ©
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Škofja Loka Castle ©
Škofja Loka Castle

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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.
Explore hidden gems such as Ptuj Castle and Celje Regional Museum. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Old Vine House and Franciscan Church. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Maribor: Ptuj (Prešernova Street & Parish Church of St. Marija - Ptujskogorska Mother of God) and Žiče Charterhouse (in Loče pri Poljčanah). There's lots more to do: learn about winemaking at Ptuj Wine Cellar, appreciate the history behind National Liberation Monument, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Plague Column, and get to know the fascinating history of Lent - the Oldest Part of the City of Maribor.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Maribor road trip planner.

Traveling by shuttle from Ljubljana to Maribor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Maribor can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can go by car to Stahovica.

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Ptuj, Žiče Charterhouse, Celje Regional Museum
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Ptuj Castle ©
Ptuj Castle
Old Vine House ©
Old Vine House
Žiče Charterhouse ©
Žiče Charterhouse

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Stahovica

Stahovica ©
Most visitors take a trip to Strahovica to access a popular hiking area, magical in all seasons.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Grom Motorcycle Museum and Franciscan Monastery. Get in touch with nature at Velika Planina and Gradisko Lake. When in Stahovica, make a side trip to see Roman Necropolis in Sempeter v Savinjski Dolini, approximately Sempeter v Savinjski Dolini away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Zaprice Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Immaculate Conception, contemplate the long history of Hribar's Villa, and play a few rounds at Golf Arboretum.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Stahovica online holiday planner.

Getting from Maribor to Stahovica by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Stahovica can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can drive to Piran.

Things to do in Stahovica

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Kamnik, Roman Necropolis, The Grom Motorcycle Museum, Hribar's Villa, Gradisko Lake
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Velika Planina ©
Velika Planina
The Grom Motorcycle Museum ©
The Grom Motorcycle Museum
Zaprice Castle
Zaprice Castle

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Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
St. George's Church and Church of St. Francis of Assisi will appeal to history buffs. Magical World of Shells Museum and Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nicholas Church, examine the collection at Koper Regional Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Krstilnica sv.Janeza Krstnika.

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Traveling by car from Stahovica to Piran takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Stahovica in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Piran, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Koper, Church of St. Maurus, Strunjan Nature Reserve
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Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum
St. George's Church
St. George's Church
Strunjan Nature Reserve ©
Strunjan Nature Reserve

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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.
Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) and Ravelnik Open Air Museum will appeal to history buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Kobarid Museum and Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit. And it doesn't end there: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, don't miss a visit to Predil Pass, admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, and take an exciting tour along the water with Positive Sport.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Bovec trip planner.

Drive from Piran to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Piran in August, with highs in Bovec at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bovec

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trips

Kobarid, The Source of Soca River, Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit, Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem)
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Kobarid Museum ©
Kobarid Museum
River Rafting & Tubing
Kozjak Waterfall ©
Kozjak 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 17th (Mon): tour along fresh powder with Ski School Kekec - Day Adventures, thenidentify plant and animal life at Planica Valley, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass. On the next day, examine the collection at Slovenian Alpine Museum, thencontemplate the long history of Katr's House, thenmake a trip to Tromeja -Triple border, and finally see the interesting displays at Liznjekova house.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Kranjska Gora day trip site.

Drive from Bovec to Kranjska Gora in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Zgornje Gorje.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trips

Katr's House, Slovenian Alpine Museum
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Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass
Katr's House ©
Katr's House
Planica Valley ©
Planica Valley

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Zgornje Gorje

Zgornje Gorje ©
Nestled in a green valley and surrounded by rolling hills, Zgornje Gorje is dominated by the spire of the parish church in the center of the village.
On the 19th (Wed), admire the sheer force of Peričnik Waterfall, thenexamine the collection at Pocar Farm, and then stroll through Vintgar Gorge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Pokljuka Gorge, thentake an in-depth tour of Jesenice Upper Sava Museum, and then relax in the rural setting at Kmetija Pr' Kolenc.

For photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Zgornje Gorje road trip planner.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Zgornje Gorje in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Zgornje Gorje sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Zgornje Gorje

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Mojstrana, Pokljuka Gorge, Jesenice Upper Sava Museum
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Peričnik Waterfall ©
Peričnik Waterfall
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Pokljuka Gorge ©
Pokljuka Gorge

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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.
Get in touch with nature at Lake Bohinj and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Straža Bled and Khislstein Castle. Explore Bled's surroundings by going to Church of St John the Baptist (in Bohinjsko Jezero) and Kranj (Layer House & Škrlovec Tower). There's much more to do: get outside with Mala Osojnica, pause for some photo ops at Colnar - Boatman, take in the dramatic scenery at Iglica Waterfall, and try for a hole-in-one at Mini Golf Bled.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Bled attractions planner.

Bled is very close to Zgornje Gorje. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bled

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Kranj, Bohinjsko Jezero, Adventure Minigolf Panorama
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Mala Osojnica ©
Mala Osojnica
Stand-Up Paddleboarding