3 days in Slovenia Itinerary

3 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia holiday planner

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Make it your trip
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Ljubljana
— 1 day
Drive
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Bled
— 1 night
Drive
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Portorož
Drive
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Postojna
— 1 day
Drive

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Ljubljana

— 1 day
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 26th (Tue), step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, take in the views from Triple Bridge, then take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Ljubljana route maker app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Ljubljana. In October, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
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Bled

— 1 night
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): get great views at Mala Osojnica, then step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, then hike along Vintgar Gorge, and finally explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Bled driving holiday tool.

Getting from Ljubljana to Bled by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. October in Bled sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Portorož.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Portorož

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.
For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Portorož travel route planner.

You can drive from Bled to Portorož in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Bled in October; daily highs in Portorož reach 22°C and lows reach 12°C. You'll set off for Postojna on the 28th (Thu).

Things to do in Portorož

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors · Parks
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Postojna

— 1 day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and then view the masterpieces at Tourist Information Centre - Galerija.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Postojna trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Portorož to Postojna in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, Postojna is little chillier than Portorož - with highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Postojna

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums
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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.