5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia visit planner

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Kobarid
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Bled
— 2 nights
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Stahovica
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Postojna
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Škocjan
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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Bridge of Napoleon as well as Kozjak Waterfall. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall and then snap pictures at Bridge of Napoleon.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Kobarid holiday planning app.

Ferrara, Italy to Kobarid is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Ferrara in September, expect Kobarid to be little chillier, temps between 21°C and 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Kobarid

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Sep 5 — 6:

Bled

— 2 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Triglav National Park as well as The Russian Chapel.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Bled journey maker.

You can drive from Kobarid to Bled in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In September in Bled, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Stahovica.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 5 — 7:

Stahovica

Most visitors take a trip to Strahovica to access a popular hiking area, magical in all seasons.
Church of St. Mary of the Snow has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): take in the awesome beauty at Velika Planina and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Mary of the Snow.

To see where to stay and tourist information, use the Stahovica vacation app.

You can drive from Bled to Stahovica in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In September in Stahovica, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Stahovica

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 7 — 8:

Ljubljana

— 2 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Ljubljana Central Market as well as Sts. Cyril and Methodius Orthodox Church. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, take in the views from Dragon Bridge, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, then take in the views from Triple Bridge, then hunt for treasures at Ljubljana Central Market, and finally stop by Ljubljana Old Town.

For photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Ljubljana day trip website.

Drive from Stahovica to Ljubljana in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Postojna.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Shopping · Nature
Find places to stay Sep 7 — 9:

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.
Postojna Cave has been added to your itinerary. On the 9th (Thu), explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave.

To find other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Postojna trip planner.

Drive from Ljubljana to Postojna in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. September in Postojna sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C at night. On the 9th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Škocjan.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Sep 9 — 10:
Highlights from your trip

Škocjan

Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Škocjan trip itinerary planning site.

Škocjan is just a short distance from Postojna. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Škocjan

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Sep 9 — 10:
Highlights from your trip

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.