4 days in Idrija, Cerkno & Tolmin Itinerary

4 days in Idrija, Cerkno & Tolmin Itinerary

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Idrija
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Cerkno
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Tolmin
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Idrija

Idrija ©
While on holiday in Idrija, you'll be able to see a World Heritage Site featuring one of the largest mercury mines in the entire world.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): examine the collection at Hg Smeltery, then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Idrija Kamšt, then browse the exhibits of Gewerkenegg Castle, and finally steep yourself in history at Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Idrija tour itinerary planning tool.

Ljubljana to Idrija is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. July in Idrija sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can go by car to Cerkno.

Things to do in Idrija

Museums · Historic Sites
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Hg Smeltery ©
Hg Smeltery
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum ©
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum
Gewerkenegg Castle ©
Gewerkenegg Castle

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Cerkno

Cerkno ©
A small but important cultural center, Cerkno offers different types of activities throughout the year.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Cerkno Museum, pause for some photo ops at Franja Partisan Hospital, then hit the slopes at Ski Centre Cerkno, and finally stroll around Divje Babe Archaeological Park.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Cerkno route builder tool.

Cerkno is just a stone's throw from Idrija. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can drive to Tolmin.

Things to do in Cerkno

Historic Sites · Parks · Winter Sports
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Franja Partisan Hospital ©
Franja Partisan Hospital
Divje Babe Archaeological Park
Divje Babe Archaeological Park
Cerkno Museum ©
Cerkno Museum

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Tolmin

Tolmin ©
At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
On the 1st (Sat), head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then don't miss a visit to Predil Pass. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge, admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, then see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, and finally admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Tolmin driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Cerkno to Tolmin in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Tolmin when traveling from Cerkno in July, with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Tolmin

Nature · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trips

Bovec, Kobarid
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Tolmin Gorge ©
Tolmin Gorge
Kayaking & Canoeing
Zipline

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