48 days in Slovenia Itinerary

48 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Start: Toronto
Fly:  13 h
1
Ljubljana
— 7 nights
Shuttle:  1 h 30 min
2
Maribor
— 8 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Kranjska Gora
— 8 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Kobarid
— 8 nights
Drive:  2 h
6
Koper
— 7 nights
Drive + Fly:  15 h 45 min
End: Toronto

7
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Get some cultural insight at Cathedral of St. Nicholas and Old Town Centre of Radovljica. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Cankarjevo Nabrežje and Franciscan Church of the Annunciation. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Idrija (Miner's House, Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum, &more), Prešeren Memorial Museum (in Kranj) and Cross Cave (in Grahovo). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, stroll around Tivoli Park, explore the galleries of Škofja Loka Castle, and ponder the world of politics at Town Hall.

For reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to Ljubljana is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 6 hours. Traveling from Toronto in June, expect slightly colder with lows of 14°C in Ljubljana. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Maribor.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trips

Idrija, Škofja Loka, Prešeren Memorial Museum, Cross Cave, Hunting Collection and Dormouse Museum
Find places to stay Jun 29 — Jul 7:
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Cathedral of St. Nicholas ©
Cathedral of St. Nicholas
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum ©
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum

8
nights
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.
You'll explore and learn at Ptuj Castle and Old Vine House. Visit Celje Castle and St Florian Column for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to Celje (Celje Cathedral of Saint Daniel & Church of Saint Maximilian of Celeia), Rogaška Slatina (Spa Park & Ana's Mansion) and Dobrna (Šumej Black Kitchen & Villa Ruzicka). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Pyramid Archaeological Site, explore the world behind art at Jewish Tower, examine the collection at Muzej Na Prostem Filovci, and view the masterpieces at UGM I Maribor Art Gallery.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Maribor road trip site.

Traveling by shuttle from Ljubljana to Maribor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites Museums Spas

Side Trips

Ptuj, Celje, Laško, Murska Sobota, Rogaška Slatina
Find places to stay Jul 7 — 15:
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Celje Castle ©
Celje Castle
Ptuj Castle ©
Ptuj Castle
Old Vine House ©
Old Vine House

7
nights
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Lake Bohinj and Natural Bathing Place Lajšt. Get some cultural insight at Oplen House Museum and Church of St John the Baptist. Change things up with these side-trips from Bohinjsko Jezero: Mount Triglav (in Mojstrana), Spodnja Sorica Church of St. Nicholas (in Spodnja Sorica) and Železniki Blast Furnace (in Železniki). There's lots more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, admire the sheer force of Slap Grmecica, find something for the whole family at Golden Horn Fairyland, and take some stellar pictures from Prsivec.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero journey 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 a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Bohinjsko Jezero, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Srednja vas v Bohinju, Slap Grmecica, Natural Bathing Place Lajšt, Mount Triglav, Spodnja Sorica Church of St. Nicholas
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 22:
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Vogel ©
Vogel
Natural Bathing Place Lajšt ©
Natural Bathing Place Lajšt

8
nights
Kranjska Gora

Kranjska Gora ©
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Katr's House and Pocar Farm. Step off the beaten path and head to Lake Jasna and Zgornjesavska Valley. Change things up with these side-trips from Kranjska Gora: Mangart Saddle (in Bovec) and Peričnik Waterfall (in Mojstrana). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, head outdoors with Kranjska Gora Bike Park, take in the awesome beauty at Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu, and examine the collection at Liznjekova house.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Kranjska Gora online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Kranjska Gora can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Mojstrana, Katr's House, Mangart Saddle, Martuljek Waterfalls
Find places to stay Jul 22 — 30:
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Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass
Peričnik Waterfall ©
Peričnik Waterfall
Lake Jasna ©
Lake Jasna

8
nights
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Zipline and Kozjak Waterfall. Get in touch with nature at Kayaking & Canoeing and Soča Valley. Venture out of the city with trips to Dobrovo (Dobrovo Castle, Vinoteka Brda, &more), Cerkno (Cerkno Museum & Divje Babe Archaeological Park) and Casino Fortuna (in Nova Gorica). There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge, brush up on your military savvy at Drežnica Village, stroll the grounds of Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery, and steep yourself in history at Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem).

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Kobarid trip planner.

Getting from Kranjska Gora to Kobarid by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. July in Kobarid sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can go by car to Koper.

Things to do in Kobarid

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Bovec, Dobrovo, Tolmin, Cerkno, Nova Gorica
Find places to stay Jul 30 — Aug 7:
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Zipline
Kayaking & Canoeing
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley

7
nights
Koper

Koper ©
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Visit St. George's Church and Muda Gate for their historical value. Museum-lovers will appreciate Magical World of Shells Museum and Tonina House. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Koper: Lojze Spacal Gallery (in Štanjel) and Lipica (Lipica Stud Farm, Lipizzan Museum Lipikum, &more). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve, make a trip to Walls of Piran, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Portorož Beach.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Koper online trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Kobarid to Koper in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Kobarid in August, expect Koper to be somewhat warmer, temps between 34°C and 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Koper

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Piran, Portorož, Lipica, Izola, Ankaran
Find places to stay Aug 7 — 14:
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Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower ©
Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower
St. George's Church
St. George's Church
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum