5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia travel route planner

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Ljubljana
— 1 night
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Piran
— 1 night
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Postojna
— 1 night
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Bled
— 1 night
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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 28th (Wed): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Ljubljana online trip itinerary builder.

Vienna, Austria to Ljubljana is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or take a shuttle. In October, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. On the 29th (Thu), you're off to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): stroll through Portorož Beach, stroll around Strunjan Nature Reserve, and then don't miss a visit to Tartini Square.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Piran holiday builder website.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Piran takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in October, things will get a bit warmer in Piran: highs are around 22°C and lows about 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Postojna.

Things to do in Piran

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Postojna

— 1 night
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave and then contemplate the waterfront views at Cerknica Lake.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Postojna itinerary planner.

You can drive from Piran to Postojna in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Piran in October, with highs in Postojna at 18°C and lows at 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Museum of Hostages.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Bled online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Postojna to Bled takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. October in Bled sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Adventure

Side Trips

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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.