5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia vacation planner
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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Rateče
— 1 night
— 3 nights


Rateče — 1 night

Rateče is a village in the Municipality of Kranjska Gora, in the far northwest corner of Slovenia. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna and then tour along fresh powder with Intersport Bernik.

For maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Rateče vacation maker.

London, UK to Rateče is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Rateče is 1 hour. Traveling from London in February, things will get a bit cooler in Rateče: highs are around 3°C and lows about -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.
Parks · Tours · Winter Sports · Outdoors
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Ljubljana — 3 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Step off the beaten path and head to House of Experiments - Hisa eksperimentov and Mestni Trg. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like SMILE Concept Store and Old Town Souvenirs. And it doesn't end there: ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, admire nature's wide array of creatures at ZOO Ljubljana, take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, and stop by Metelkova.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Rateče to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In February, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to fly back home.
Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Tours · Childrens Museums
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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.