5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana — 1 night

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 23rd (Sat): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Union Experience and then stroll around Tivoli Park. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, then get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Cankarjevo Nabrežje.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Ljubljana tour itinerary maker app.

Denver, USA to Ljubljana is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually an 8 hour difference. Traveling from Denver in April, Ljubljana is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Koper.
Historic Sites · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Nature
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Koper — 1 night

A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Koper online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Koper takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Koper, with lows of 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bovec.
Historic Sites
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Bovec — 1 night

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 26th (Tue), add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Bovec travel route planning tool.

Traveling by car from Koper to Bovec takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Koper in April, expect Bovec to be a bit cooler, temps between 57°F and 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to fly back home.
Tours · Adventure · Outdoors
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Slovenia travel guide

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.