5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia tour planner
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Bled
— 1 night
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Postojna
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Piran
— 1 night
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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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Straža Bled, step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, and then hike along Vintgar Gorge. Keep things going the next day: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks and then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Bled road trip planning site.

Stuttgart, Germany to Bled is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.
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Outdoors · Parks · Adventure · Tours
Side Trip
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Ljubljana day trip planning tool.

Getting from Bled to Ljubljana by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. You will leave for Postojna on the 22nd (Mon).
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Neighborhoods · Parks · Adventure · Outdoors
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Postojna

With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): Head underground at Postojna Cave and then pause for some serene contemplation at Cerkev Zalostne Matere bozje.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Postojna trip planning site.

Drive from Ljubljana to Postojna in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. August in Postojna sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can drive to Piran.
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Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Side Trip
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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.
To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Piran trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Postojna to Piran in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Postojna in August since evenings lows in Piran dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to drive back home.
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Childrens Museums · Museums
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Slovenia travel guide

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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.
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