38 days in Slovenia Itinerary

38 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 10 nights
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Lendava
— 1 day
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Ljutomer
— 1 night
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Murska Sobota
— 1 night
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Maribor
— 5 nights
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 3 nights
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Kranjska Gora
— 3 nights
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Kobarid
— 3 nights
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Koper
— 3 nights
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Ptuj
— 3 nights
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Cerkvenjak
— 2 nights

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Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Ljubljana Old Town and Tivoli Park. Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Postojna Cave (in Postojna) and Noordung Centre (in Vitanje). Dedicate the 4th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: snap pictures at Triple Bridge, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and take a stroll through Metelkova.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana online itinerary planner.

Sydney, Australia to Ljubljana is an approximately 27-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Sydney to Ljubljana. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Lendava.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Wineries

Side Trips

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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
ZOO Ljubljana ©
ZOO Ljubljana
Minicity Ljubljana ©
Minicity Ljubljana

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Lendava

Lendava ©
A small town with big appeal, Lendava features a number of important buildings, including the monumental theater designed by a Hungarian architect.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Synagogue Lendava, then explore the world behind art at Lendava Castle, and then take in panoramic vistas at Vinarium Tower.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Lendava trip planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Lendava in 2.5 hours. On the 12th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Ljutomer.

Things to do in Lendava

Museums · Shopping
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Lendava Castle ©
Lendava Castle
Vinarium Tower ©
Vinarium Tower
Synagogue Lendava ©
Synagogue Lendava

1
night
Ljutomer

Ljutomer ©
Ljutomer is a town in northeastern Slovenia, some 40 km east of Maribor. Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Krapje Beekeeping Museum, steep yourself in history at Grandmother's Mill, then learn about winemaking at Wineries & Vineyards, then pause for some serene contemplation at Jeruzalem Church, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. John the Baptist’s Church.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Ljutomer trip planner.

Traveling by car from Lendava to Ljutomer takes an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Murska Sobota.

Things to do in Ljutomer

Historic Sites · Wineries · Tours · Museums

Side Trips

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Grandmother's Mill ©
Grandmother's Mill
Jeruzalem Church ©
Jeruzalem Church
St. John the Baptist’s Church ©
St. John the Baptist’s Church

1
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Murska Sobota

Murska Sobota ©
Murska Sobota features that distinctive charm of a small town in picturesque Central Europe.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Grad Murska Sobota, don't miss a visit to Galerija Murska Sobota, make a trip to Culture Square, admire the natural beauty at Tropical Garden Slovenia, then see the interesting displays at Murska Sobota Regional Museum, and finally pause for some photo ops at Monument to Victory.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Murska Sobota holiday planning app.

Murska Sobota is just a stone's throw from Ljutomer. In September, daytime highs in Murska Sobota are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can drive to Maribor.

Things to do in Murska Sobota

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Murska Sobota Castle ©
Murska Sobota Castle
Murska Sobota Regional Museum ©
Murska Sobota Regional Museum
Galerija Murska Sobota ©
Galerija Murska Sobota

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Maribor

Maribor ©
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Kids will enjoy Velenje Beach and Thermal Park Aquluna. Explore Maribor's surroundings by going to Spas (in Podčetrtek), Celje (Celje Castle, Lake Šmartno, &more) and Green Gold Beer Fountain (in Žalec). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Old Vine House, pause for some serene contemplation at Franciscan Church, look for all kinds of wild species at Pekrska Gorca, and take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Garden of University of Maribor.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Maribor itinerary website.

You can drive from Murska Sobota to Maribor in an hour. September in Maribor sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Maribor

Theme Parks · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Thermal Park Aquluna ©
Thermal Park Aquluna
Velenje Beach ©
Velenje Beach
Spas

3
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Bohinjsko Jezero

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.
Attractions like Lake Bohinj and Vogel make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with these side-trips from Bohinjsko Jezero: Franja Partisan Hospital (in Cerkno), Idrija Municipal Museum (in Idrija) and Natural Bathing Place Lajšt (in Spodnja Idrija). And it doesn't end there: admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, hike along Golden Horn Fairyland, and stroll the grounds of Ukanc Military Cemetery.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero trip planning site.

You can drive from Maribor to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. While traveling from Maribor, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Bohinjsko Jezero, ranging from highs of 21°C to lows of 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Transportation

Side Trips

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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Natural Bathing Place Lajšt ©
Natural Bathing Place Lajšt
Golden Horn Fairyland ©
Golden Horn Fairyland

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Kranjska Gora

Kranjska Gora ©
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Attractions like Vršič Pass and Nadiza make great kid-friendly stops. Step out of Kranjska Gora to go to Mojstrana and see Peričnik Falls, which is approximately 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Lake Jasna, make a trip to The Russian Chapel, explore the landscape on two wheels at Kranjska Gora Bike Park, and hit the slopes at Intersport Bernik.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Kranjska Gora trip builder.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in September, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Kobarid.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass
Intersport Bernik ©
Intersport Bernik
Nadiza ©
Nadiza

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Kobarid

Kobarid ©
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bovec (Kayaking & Canoeing, River Rafting & Tubing, &more). And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with Isonzo, witness the site of a historic battle at Ravelnik Open Air Museum, snap pictures at Bridge of Napoleon, and take an exciting tour along the water with Positive Sport.

Before you visit Kobarid, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Kobarid takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can go by car to Koper.

Things to do in Kobarid

Nature · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

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Kozjak Waterfall ©
Kozjak Waterfall
Isonzo ©
Isonzo
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley

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Koper

Koper ©
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Bring the kids along to Magical World of Shells Museum and Koper Regional Museum. Change things up with a short trip to Predjama Castle in Postojna (about 54 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, take in the exciting artwork at Loza Gallery, enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach, and pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Koper tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Kobarid to Koper in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Kobarid in September, things will get a bit warmer in Koper: highs are around 28°C and lows about 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can go by car to Ptuj.

Things to do in Koper

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square

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Ptuj

Ptuj ©
A tour of Ptuj reveals an old town filled with new experiences.
Kids will enjoy Brežice Castle and Witch House - Land of Fairy Tales and Imagination. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ptuj: Na Jasi (in Brežice), Čatež ob Savi (Castles & Planetarium in Sfericni Kino Astroport 360) and Church of Sv. Roka (in Šmarje Pri Jelšah). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Prešernova Street, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. George, appreciate the history behind Orpheus Monument, and examine the collection at Rogatec Open Air Museum.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Ptuj tour builder.

Traveling by car from Koper to Ptuj takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Koper in October, with highs in Ptuj at 19°C and lows at 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can go by car to Cerkvenjak.

Things to do in Ptuj

Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Side Trips

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Terme Ptuj ©
Terme Ptuj
Na Jasi ©
Na Jasi
Brežice Castle ©
Brežice Castle

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Cerkvenjak

Cerkvenjak ©
Located in northeastern Slovenia, Cerkvenjak appeals to travelers with its countryside charm.
On the 5th (Sat), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Sikalu ZOO.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Cerkvenjak trip planner.

Cerkvenjak is just a stone's throw from Ptuj. In October, daily temperatures in Cerkvenjak can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. On the 6th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Cerkvenjak

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Side Trip

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Sikalu ZOO ©
Sikalu ZOO
Farm Firbas ©
Farm Firbas

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