29 days in Slovenia Itinerary

29 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Piran
— 5 nights
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Bovec
— 5 nights
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Bled
— 10 nights
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Solčava
— 3 nights
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Maribor
— 5 nights
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Piran

— 5 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Get in touch with nature at Škocjan Caves and Postojna Cave. Change things up with these side-trips from Piran: Postojna (Guštarna & Predjama Castle), Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park (in Rakek) and Military Museum Tabor (in Lokev). The adventure continues: make a trip to Tartini Square, explore the activities along Cerknica Lake, get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, and awaken your taste buds at Vino Zorz.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Piran holiday builder app.

Ljubljana to Piran is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Ljubljana in September: high temperatures in Piran hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 23 — 28:

Bovec

— 5 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Take a break from the city and head to Zipline and Kayaking & Canoeing. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bovec: Tolmin Gorge (in Tolmin), Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) (in Volče) and Planica Valley (in Rateče). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Soča Valley, explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, hike along Krampež Waterfall, and take in the dramatic scenery at Boka Waterfall.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Bovec trip site.

Drive from Piran to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Piran in September; daily highs in Bovec reach 21°C and lows reach 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 28 — Oct 3:

Bled

— 10 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Escape the urban bustle at Triglav National Park and Lake Bohinj. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bled: Bohinjsko Jezero (Vogel & Savica Waterfall), Mostnica Gorge (in Stara Fužina) and Mojstrana (Peričnik Falls, Pocar Farm, &more). Next up on the itinerary: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, Head underground at Pokljuka Gorge, tour the pleasant surroundings at Vintgar Gorge, and explore the activities along Lake Jasna.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Bled online trip maker.

Drive from Bovec to Bled in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Solčava.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 3 — 13:

Solčava

— 3 nights
Visit Solcava to discover a region near the Austrian border where a drive down a panoramic road delivers some of the best views in Europe.
Step out of the city life by going to Logar Valley Landscape Park and Velika Planina. Explore Solčava's surroundings by going to Preskar Museum (in Stahovica), Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum (in Mežica) and Forma viva Ravne Steel Masterpieces (in Ravne na Koroškem). There's still lots to do: admire the sheer force of Rinka Waterfall, explore the fascinating underground world of Snow Cave, don't miss a visit to Sveti Duh, and cruise along Solčava Panoramic Road.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Solčava tour itinerary site.

Drive from Bled to Solčava in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October in Solčava, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Maribor.

Things to do in Solčava

Nature · Parks · Museums · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 13 — 16:

Maribor

— 5 nights
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Get in touch with nature at Pyramid Archaeological Site and Maribor City Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Maribor: Hell Cave (in Sempeter v Savinjski Dolini), Lovrenc Lakes (in Zreče) and Celje (Celje Castle, City Park, &more). Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Three Ponds, admire the natural beauty at Botanical Garden of University of Maribor, do a tasting at Vino Gaube, and indulge your taste buds at Big Guy's Wine Tour.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Maribor journey maker tool.

Traveling by car from Solčava to Maribor takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or take a bus. In October in Maribor, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can catch the shuttle back home.

Things to do in Maribor

Parks · Wineries · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 16 — 21:

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.