4 days in Slovenia Itinerary
4 days in Slovenia Itinerary
Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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— 1 night
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Sun, Oct 30 - Wed, Nov 2
Ljubljana — 2 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.On the 30th (Sun), test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, then explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at Guštarna, then Head underground at Postojna Cave, then wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, and finally take in the views from Triple Bridge.
For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Ljubljana online vacation maker.
Milan, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or take a shuttle. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Milan in October: high temperatures in Ljubljana hover around 18°C and lows are around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to drive to Škocjan.
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Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Škocjan trip maker website.
Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Škocjan takes an hour. You will leave for Bled on the 1st (Tue).
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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.On the 1st (Tue), get outside with Mala Osojnica, step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, then take in the dramatic natural features at Vintgar Gorge, and finally step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle.
For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Bled online trip itinerary planner.
Drive from Škocjan to Bled in 1.5 hours. In November in Bled, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to drive to Škofja Loka.
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Škofja Loka — 1 day
Skofja Loka works great as a starting point for explorations into the Julian Alps, very near the country's capital Ljubljana.On the 2nd (Wed), indulge in some personalized pampering at SPA Zbilje - Private Wellness Ljubljana nature, look for gifts at Atelje Skulj - Pottery Studio, and then admire the striking features of St. Jacob Church.
For reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Škofja Loka trip itinerary builder app.
Getting from Bled to Škofja Loka by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Škofja Loka can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to drive back home.
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Slovenia travel guide
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.