27 days in Slovenia Itinerary

27 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Kobarid
— 3 nights
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Kranjska Gora
— 6 nights
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 5 nights
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Rakek
— 4 nights
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Nova Gorica
— 3 nights
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Radovljica
— 3 nights
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights

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Kobarid

— 3 nights
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Ravelnik Open Air Museum, Tolmin Castle, Thirsty River Brewing, and other attractions. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Kozjak Waterfall and Tolmin Gorge. Visiting Soča Valley and Virje Waterfall will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kobarid: Bovec (Predil Pass & Mangart Saddle) and Source of the Soča River (in Soča). The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Boka Waterfall, experience rural life at Apitourism Kozjak, hike along Krampež Waterfall, and don't miss a visit to Fort Hermann.

For maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Kobarid vacation tool.

Ljubljana to Kobarid is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in April, you will find days in Kobarid are slightly colder (16°C), and nights are about the same (4°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can go by car to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Kobarid

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 18 — 21:

Kranjska Gora

— 6 nights
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Tourist Information Centre Kranjska Gora as well as Lake Bled. Escape the urban bustle at Peričnik Falls and Zelenci Nature Reserve. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Vršič Pass and Lake Jasna. Step out of Kranjska Gora with an excursion to Mount Blegoš in Škofja Loka--about 1 hour away. There's much more to do: glide through natural beauty at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline, take in the dramatic scenery at Nadiza, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary, and don't miss a visit to Prisank Mountain Window.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Kranjska Gora trip planning app.

You can drive from Kobarid to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 21 — 27:

Bohinjsko Jezero

— 5 nights
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Visiting Triglav National Park and Lake Bohinj will get you outdoors. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Savica Waterfall and Ukanc Military Cemetery. Take a break from Bohinjsko Jezero with a short trip to Franja Partisan Hospital in Cerkno, about 1h 15 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, see the interesting displays at Museum of Alpine Dairy Farming, and take some stellar pictures from Prsivec.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero tour builder site.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April in Bohinjsko Jezero, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 4°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Rakek.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 27 — May 2:

Rakek

— 4 nights
You can spend your Rakek vacation discovering the surrounding area's natural beauties by hiking a river valley or following nature trails.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Cross Cave and Notranjski Regional Park. Step out of the city life by going to Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park and Škocjan Caves. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rakek: Lake Bloke (in Nova Vas), Ljubljanica River Exhibition (in Vrhnika) and Slovenian Bears (in Stari Trg pri Lozu). There's much more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Slivnica, enjoy some diversion at Aerodium Logatec, explore the activities along Cerknica Lake, and make a trip to Lake Petelinje.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Rakek itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Rakek takes 1.5 hours. May in Rakek sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Nova Gorica.

Things to do in Rakek

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 2 — 6:

Nova Gorica

— 3 nights
A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
Gallus Craft & Draft Beer Bar has been added to your itinerary. On the 7th (Tue), admire the natural beauty at Ferrari Garden, get a taste of local nightlife at Wipach Wine Estate, then indulge your senses at Vino Zorz, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Gallus Craft & Draft Beer Bar. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around Sabotin Park Miru and then do a tasting at Lepa Vida Boutique Winery.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Nova Gorica holiday app.

Drive from Rakek to Nova Gorica in an hour. Traveling from Rakek in May, plan for a bit warmer nights in Nova Gorica, with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Radovljica.

Things to do in Nova Gorica

Wineries · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 6 — 9:

Radovljica

— 3 nights
Radovljica is a medieval town right at the footsteps of the Julian Alps.
Old Town Centre of Radovljica has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Church, admire the landmark architecture of Šivec House Gallery, and then contemplate the long history of Old Town Centre of Radovljica. On the next day, stop by Atelje Skulj - Pottery Studio, then Head underground at Snow Cave, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Dovzan Gorge.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Radovljica journey planning app.

Traveling by car from Nova Gorica to Radovljica takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Nova Gorica in May since evenings lows in Radovljica dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Radovljica

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 9 — 12:

Ljubljana

— 2 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour and then soar above the sights with Balonarski Center Barje. On the 13th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour and then contemplate the long history of Plečnik's House.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Ljubljana travel route site.

Traveling by car from Radovljica to Ljubljana takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. On the 14th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Museums
Find places to stay May 12 — 14:

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.