5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia route planner

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Ljubljana
— 1 day
Drive
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Dobrovo
— 1 night
Drive
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Kobarid
— 1 night
Drive
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Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
Drive
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Slovenj Gradec
— 1 night
Drive

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Ljubljana

— 1 day
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 9th (Mon): take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, then explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and finally snap pictures at Dragon Bridge.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana journey builder app.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Ljubljana. August in Ljubljana sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Dobrovo.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
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Dobrovo

— 1 night
Near the Italian border, Dobrovo remains a small settlement in a region known for its hilly orchards, vineyards, and olive groves.
On the 10th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Šmartno, enjoy breathtaking views from Gonjače Viewing Tower, then snap pictures at Solkan Bridge, then get great views at Sveta Gora (Holy Mountain), and finally stroll around Sabotin - Peace Park.

To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Dobrovo trip maker tool.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Dobrovo in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in August, Dobrovo is a bit warmer at night with lows of 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can go by car to Kobarid.

Things to do in Dobrovo

Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

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Kobarid

— 1 night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): take in the history at Ravelnik Open Air Museum, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, and finally appreciate the views at Soča Valley.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Kobarid tour itinerary maker site.

Getting from Dobrovo to Kobarid by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Dobrovo in August, with highs in Kobarid at 28°C and lows at 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Kobarid

Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Museums

Side Trip

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Kranjska Gora

— 1 night
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu, then identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, and then make a trip to Tromeja -Triple border.

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You can drive from Kobarid to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. August in Kranjska Gora sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Slovenj Gradec.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
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Slovenj Gradec

— 1 night
Slovenj Gradec is a town in northern Slovenia. Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Carinthian Regional Museum - Ravne na Koroškem, then pause for some photo ops at Forma viva Ravne Steel Masterpieces, then explore the world behind art at Carinthia Regional Museum - Slovenj Gradec, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Elizabeth.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Slovenj Gradec tour itinerary builder.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Slovenj Gradec in 2 hours. In August in Slovenj Gradec, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Slovenj Gradec

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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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.