4 days in Slovenia Itinerary

4 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia route maker

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Make it your trip
Fly
1
Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Predjama
Drive
3
Koper
Shuttle
4
Izola
Shuttle
5
Piran
— 1 night
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Porto

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Ljubljana

— 2 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): explore and take pictures at Mala Osojnica, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, then take in the views from Triple Bridge, and finally snap pictures at Dragon Bridge.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip builder website.

Porto, Portugal to Ljubljana is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Porto to Ljubljana, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In January, Ljubljana is little chillier than Porto - with highs of 5°C and lows of -3°C. On the 21st (Fri), you're off to Predjama.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Trails

Side Trip

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Predjama

Predjama is a small settlement in the Municipality of Postojna in the Inner Carniola region of Slovenia.LandmarksCastlePredjama Castle, a Renaissance castle and a major tourist attraction in Slovenia, is located at the mouth of a cave just above the settlement.ChurchOur Lady of Sorows Church in the settlement is a chapel of ease of the Parish of Studeno. For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Predjama trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Predjama takes an hour. You will leave for Koper on the 21st (Fri).

Things to do in Predjama

Trails · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
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Koper

A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): admire the striking features of Brolo square.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Koper trip planner.

Getting from Predjama to Koper by car takes about an hour. In January, daytime highs in Koper are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Izola.
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Izola

Located on the Adriatic coast, the old fishing town of Izola draws travelers with the enticing atmosphere of its Mediterranean streets.
For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Izola online tour planner.

Izola is very close to Koper. In January, daily temperatures in Izola can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. On the 21st (Fri), you're off to Piran.

Things to do in Izola

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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Piran

— 1 night
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
For maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Piran online trip planner.

Piran is just a stone's throw from Izola. In January, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Piran

Spas · Childrens Museums · Museums
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Slovenia travel guide

4.2
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.