31 days in Slovenia Itinerary

31 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 8 nights
Shuttle
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Maribor
— 4 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 6 nights
Drive
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Kobarid
— 4 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kranjska Gora
— 6 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Dusseldorf

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Ljubljana — 8 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Escape the urban bustle at Parasailing & Paragliding and Velika Planina. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Zipline and Wine Tours & Tastings. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Predaselj Gorge (in Kamnik), Church of St. John the Baptist (in Zasip) and Old Town Centre of Radovljica (in Radovljica). Spend the 18th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: take some stellar pictures from Straža Bled, take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, appreciate the extensive heritage of Cankarjevo Nabrežje, and explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip maker site.

Dusseldorf, Germany to Ljubljana is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and train. July in Ljubljana sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Maribor.
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Maribor — 4 nights

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 Pyramid Archaeological Site and Spas. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Maribor: Celje (Celje Castle & Celje Cathedral of Saint Daniel), Church of St. John The Baptist (in Oplotnica) and Church of Sv. Roka (in Šmarje Pri Jelšah). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Old Vine House, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. George, and ponder the world of politics at Town Hall.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Maribor driving holiday planning website.

Traveling by shuttle from Ljubljana to Maribor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. July in Maribor sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.
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Piran — 6 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 Portorož Beach and Škocjanski Zatok Nature Reserve. Explore hidden gems such as Tartini Square and Magical World of Shells Museum. Change things up with a short trip to Lipica Stud Farm in Lipica (about 50 minutes away). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Walls of Piran, admire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, and kick back and relax at Koper City Beach.

To find ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Piran road trip planner.

You can drive from Maribor to Piran in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in July, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to drive to Kobarid.
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Kobarid — 4 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.
Get in touch with nature at Tolmin Gorge and Kozjak Waterfall. Explore hidden gems such as Soča Valley and Boka Waterfall. Venture out of the city with trips to Bovec (Virje Waterfall & Kayaking & Canoeing). It doesn't end there: examine the collection at Kobarid Museum and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Italian Charnel House.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Kobarid online visit planner.

Traveling by car from Piran to Kobarid takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Piran in July, with highs in Kobarid at 29°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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Bohinjsko Jezero — 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): indulge in some personalized pampering at Aquapark & Wellness - Vodni Park Bohinj, then admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the sheer force of Slap Grmečica, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Kobarid to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kranjska Gora.
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Kranjska Gora — 6 nights

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Take a break from the city and head to Lake Jasna and Planica Valley. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Vršič Pass and Zgornjesavska Valley. Go for a jaunt from Kranjska Gora to Mojstrana to see Peričnik Falls about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel, get engrossed in the history at Jesenice Upper Sava Museum, appreciate the history behind Statue of Kekec, and try to win big at Casino Larix.

To see more things to do and other tourist information, read our Kranjska Gora trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August in Kranjska Gora, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. On the 10th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.
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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.
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