37 days in Slovenia Itinerary

37 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner

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Fly to Zagreb, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 10 nights
Shuttle
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Maribor
— 4 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 3 nights
Drive
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Kranjska Gora
— 7 nights
Drive
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Kobarid
— 4 nights
Drive
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Koper
— 7 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Perth

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Ljubljana

— 10 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Take a break from the city and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Notranjski Regional Park. Step off the beaten path and head to Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum and Cathedral of St. Nicholas. Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: St. Mark's Church in Vrba (in Žirovnica), St. Martin's Parish Church (in Bled) and Radovljica (St. Peter's Church & Old Town Centre of Radovljica). Dedicate the 11th (Thu) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Spend the 16th (Tue) on a tasty journey with a beer tour and tasting. There's lots more to do: sample the tasty concoctions at Union Experience, Head underground at Cross Cave, stroll around Congress Square (Kongresni trg), and appreciate the extensive heritage of Cankarjevo Nabrežje.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Ljubljana trip itinerary maker tool.

Perth, Australia to Ljubljana is an approximately 24.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle. Traveling from Perth to Ljubljana, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Perth in November, expect Ljubljana to be colder, temps between 11°C and 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can catch the shuttle to Maribor.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 8 — 18:

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.
Visit Celje Castle and The Virgin Mary's Assumption Church for their historical value. Step off the beaten path and head to Spas and Church of Sv. Roka. Explore Maribor's surroundings by going to Haler Homestead (in Podčetrtek), Laško (Black Bridge, Valvasorjev Square, &more) and Ptuj (Ptuj Castle & Schloss Dornava). There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape at Pyramid Archaeological Site, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Joseph Church, appreciate the history behind St Florian Column, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Slovenska Ulica street.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Maribor tour itinerary planner.

You can take a shuttle from Ljubljana to Maribor in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. November in Maribor sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites · Museums · Spas · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 18 — 22:

Bohinjsko Jezero

— 3 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.
Church of St. Nicholas and Železniki Blast Furnace will appeal to history buffs. Step off the beaten path and head to Lake Bohinj and Mostnica Gorge. When in Bohinjsko Jezero, make a side trip to see Žiri Museum in Žiri, approximately Žiri away. There's lots more to do: get around town with Vogel, admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, and examine the collection at Oplen House Museum.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero attractions tool.

Traveling by car from Maribor to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Maribor in November, expect nights in Bohinjsko Jezero to be about the same, around 2°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Spas · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 22 — 25:

Kranjska Gora

— 7 nights
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Get in touch with nature at Lake Jasna and Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline. Explore hidden gems such as Vršič Pass and Mangart Saddle. Step out of Kranjska Gora to go to Mojstrana and see Peričnik Falls, which is approximately 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Katr's House, explore the activities along Ledine Intermittent Lake, try your luck at Casino Korona, and explore the landscape on two wheels at Kranjska Gora Bike Park.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Kranjska Gora trip planner.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 8°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 25 — Dec 2:

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Kozjak Waterfall and Italian Charnel House. Get in touch with nature at Tolmin Gorge and Boka Waterfall. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kobarid: Bovec (Thirsty River Brewing & Kayaking & Canoeing), Solkan Bridge (in Solkan) and Cerkno Museum (in Cerkno). There's lots more to do: play a few rounds at Golf Club Bovec, try to win big at Casino Fortuna, pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary of the Assumption church, and examine the collection at Kobarid Museum.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Kobarid trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Kobarid takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Kobarid sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Koper.

Things to do in Kobarid

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Casinos

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 2 — 6:

Koper

— 7 nights
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Visiting Portorož Beach and Koper City Beach will get you outdoors. Visit Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower and Muda Gate for their historical value. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Koper: Church of St. Daniel (in Štanjel), Capuchin Monastery of Vipavski Križ (in Vipavski Križ) and Miren Castle (in Miren). The adventure continues: make a trip to Tartini Square, indulge in some personalized pampering at Thalasso Spa Lepa Vida, steep yourself in history at Fontico, and admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Koper road trip site.

You can drive from Kobarid to Koper in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Kobarid in December, with highs in Koper at 13°C and lows at 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Koper

Historic Sites · Parks · Casinos · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 6 — 13:

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.