51 days in Slovenia Itinerary

51 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Ljubljana
— 22 nights
2
Maribor
— 7 nights
3
Koper
— 6 nights
4
Kobarid
— 4 nights
5
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 3 nights
6
Kranjska Gora
— 6 nights

22
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Ljubljanica River. Get some cultural insight at Ljubljana Old Town and Cathedral of St. Nicholas. Venture out of the city with trips to Cerkev Zalostne Matere bozje (in Predjama), Postojna (Postojna Cave & Toplar Double Hayrack) and Idrija (Gewerkenegg Castle, Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum, &more). There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Cankarjevo Nabrežje, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Ljubljana online visit planner.

Ottawa, Canada to Ljubljana is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of train, bus, flight, and shuttle; or fly. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. In May, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Maribor.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours

Side Trips

Škofja Loka, Kranj, Idrija, Postojna, Castle Brestanica
Find places to stay May 12 — Jun 3:
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum ©
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum

7
nights
Maribor

Maribor ©
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Get some historical perspective at Water Tower and Jeruzalem Church. Do some cultural sightseeing at Old Vine House and Ramšak Winery. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Maribor: Ljutomer (Wine Tours & Tastings & St. John the Baptist’s Church) and Parish Church of St. Marija - Ptujskogorska Mother of God (in Ptuj). The adventure continues: take in the dramatic natural features at Pyramid Archaeological Site, do a tasting at Vinogradi Horvat - Vineyards Horvat, make a trip to Church of St. George, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Maribor Cathedral.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Maribor online attractions planner.

Traveling by shuttle from Ljubljana to Maribor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. June in Maribor sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Koper.

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums

Side Trips

Ptuj, Ljutomer, Jeruzalem Church
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Lent ©
Lent
Pyramid Archaeological Site ©
Pyramid Archaeological Site
Old Vine House ©
Old Vine House

6
nights
Koper

Koper ©
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower and Muda Gate. Escape the urban bustle at Portorož Beach and Šalet Tunnel. Explore Koper's surroundings by going to Lepa Vida Boutique Winery (in Šempas) and Predjama Castle (in Postojna). There's lots more to do: walk around Strunjan Nature Reserve, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Anne's Friary, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Francis of Assisi, and admire the striking features of Church of St. Maurus.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Koper travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Maribor to Koper takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Koper

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Piran, Izola, Socerb Castle, Portorož Beach, Škocjan Caves
Find places to stay Jun 10 — 16:
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Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower ©
Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower
Portorož Beach ©
Portorož Beach

4
nights
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.
Visit Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) and Ravelnik Open Air Museum for their historical value. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Zipline and Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit. Get out of town with these interesting Kobarid side-trips: Bovec (Mangart Saddle & Predil Pass) and Source of the Soča River (in Soča). There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, take an exciting tour along the water with Positive Sport, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary of the Assumption church.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Kobarid trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Koper to Kobarid takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Koper in June; daily highs in Kobarid reach 26°C and lows reach 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kobarid

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

Side Trips

Bovec, Tolmin, Source of the Soča River, Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem)
Find places to stay Jun 16 — 20:
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Zipline
Kozjak Waterfall ©
Kozjak Waterfall
Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) ©
Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem)

3
nights
Bohinjsko Jezero

Bohinjsko Jezero ©
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Get outdoors at Lake Bohinj and Savica Waterfall. Your inner history buff will appreciate Church of St John the Baptist and Spodnja Sorica Church of St. Nicholas. Go for a jaunt from Bohinjsko Jezero to Spodnja Idrija to see Natural Bathing Place Lajšt about 56 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Triglav, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Ukanc Military Cemetery.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero visit planning tool.

Getting from Kobarid to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. June in Bohinjsko Jezero sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Spodnja Sorica Church of St. Nicholas, Mount Triglav, Natural Bathing Place Lajšt
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 23:
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Mount Triglav ©
Mount Triglav
Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Natural Bathing Place Lajšt ©
Natural Bathing Place Lajšt

6
nights
Kranjska Gora

Kranjska Gora ©
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Get outdoors at Peričnik Falls and Vršič Pass. Step off the beaten path and head to Lake Jasna and Planica Valley. Next up on the itinerary: admire the verdant scenery at Zgornjesavska Valley, grab your bike and head to Kranjska Gora Bike Park, see the interesting displays at Liznjekova house, and contemplate the long history of Katr's House.

For photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Kranjska Gora day trip site.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Mojstrana, Katr's House
Find places to stay Jun 23 — 29:
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Peričnik Falls ©
Peričnik Falls
Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass
Lake Jasna ©
Lake Jasna