5 days in Maribor & Portorož Itinerary

5 days in Maribor & Portorož Itinerary

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Maribor
— 1 night
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Portorož
— 3 nights
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Maribor

— 1 night
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): appreciate the extensive heritage of Lent, then stroll around Three Ponds, then take in the dramatic natural features at Pyramid Archaeological Site, and finally see the interesting displays at Maribor Regional Museum. On the 29th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Maribor Synagogue, explore the ancient world of Water Tower, see the interesting displays at Old Vine House, then pause for some serene contemplation at Franciscan Church, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at Perfect Body.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Maribor trip itinerary planning tool.

Ljubljana to Maribor is an approximately 1.5-hour shuttle ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Maribor can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can go by car to Portorož.

Things to do in Maribor

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Spas
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Portorož

— 3 nights
A resort town on the country's scenic Adriatic coastline, Portoroz offers many spas with all kinds of therapeutic treatments, many based on the brine and mud from the area's salt pans.
Bring the kids along to Portorož Beach and Tartini Square. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Portorož: Predjama Castle (in Postojna) and Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Walls of Piran, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish Church of the Virgin Mary of the Rosary, admire the striking features of Taverna Koper, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Portorož trip planning website.

You can drive from Maribor to Portorož in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in April, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Portorož

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors

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