3 days in Slovenia Itinerary

3 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Piran
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Portorož
— 1 night
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Postojna
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Predjama
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
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Bohinjsko Jezero
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Bled
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Piran

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Tartini Square and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Piran vacation maker.

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. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Ljubljana in April since evenings lows in Piran dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Portorož.
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Portorož — 1 night

A resort town on the country's scenic Adriatic coastline, Portoroz offers many spas with all kinds of therapeutic treatments, many based on the brine and mud from the area's salt pans.
To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Portorož trip itinerary maker.

Portorož is just a short distance from Piran. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in April, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can go by car to Postojna.
Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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Postojna

With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
On the 30th (Sat), explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Postojna tour itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Portorož to Postojna in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Portorož in April, plan for slightly colder nights in Postojna, with lows around 5°C. On the 30th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Predjama.
Nature · Parks
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Predjama

Predjama is a small settlement in the Municipality of Postojna in the Inner Carniola region of Slovenia.LandmarksCastlePredjama Castle, a Renaissance castle and a major tourist attraction in Slovenia, is located at the mouth of a cave just above the settlement.ChurchOur Lady of Sorows Church in the settlement is a chapel of ease of the Parish of Studeno. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Predjama trip itinerary tool.

Predjama is very close to Postojna. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel to Ljubljana.
Historic Sites
Side Trip
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Ljubljana — 1 night

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, then explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, then take in the views from Dragon Bridge, and finally take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Ljubljana sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Predjama to Ljubljana takes an hour. In April in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Bohinjsko Jezero sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. May in Bohinjsko Jezero sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 8°C at night. On the 1st (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Bled.
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Bled

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, and then hike along Vintgar Gorge.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Bled itinerary planner.

Bled is just a short distance from Bohinjsko Jezero. In May, daily temperatures in Bled can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to drive back home.
Parks · Historic Sites · Trails · Nature
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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.