56 days in Slovenia Itinerary

56 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Vrhnika
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Cerknica
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Postojna
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Štanjel
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Nova Gorica
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Kojsko
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Soča
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Kobarid
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Bovec
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Tolmin
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Cerkno
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Idrija
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Izola
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Koper
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Piran
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Portorož
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Škofja Loka
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Kranj
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Tržič
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Bled
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Bohinjska Bistrica
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Bohinjsko Jezero
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Stara Fužina
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Mojstrana
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Kranjska Gora
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Kamnik
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Lukovica
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Solčava
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Mozirje
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Velenje
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Zreče
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Gornja Radgona
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Ljutomer
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Ptuj
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Brežice
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Kostanjevica na Krki
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Podsreda
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Celje
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Laško
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Litija
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Vrhnika

— 1 day
Vrhnika is a town in Slovenia. For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Vrhnika trip planner.

Ljubljana to Vrhnika is an approximately half hour car ride. In April, daytime highs in Vrhnika are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. On the 1st (Thu), you're off to Cerknica.

Things to do in Vrhnika

Museums · Trails · Outdoors · Spas
Find places to stay Mar 31 — Apr 1:

Cerknica

— 1 night
Cerknica invites travelers to explore the natural treasures of Slovenia's countryside.
On the 2nd (Fri), explore the activities along Cerknica Lake, then Head underground at Cross Cave, then appreciate the views at Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Slivnica.

For other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Cerknica trip builder website.

Cerknica is just a stone's throw from Vrhnika. In April, daily temperatures in Cerknica can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Postojna.

Things to do in Cerknica

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 1 — 2:

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 3rd (Sat): see the interesting displays at Toplar Double Hayrack, then explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, and then Head underground at Škocjan Caves.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Postojna trip maker website.

Postojna is very close to Cerknica. April in Postojna sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Štanjel.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 2 — 3:

Štanjel

— 1 night
Perched on top of a hill in western Slovenia, the charming town of Stanjel appeals to various kinds of travelers.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Otlica Natural Window, appreciate the extensive heritage of Vipavski Križ Castle, then step into the grandiose world of Štanjel Castle, and finally stroll around Ferrari Garden.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Štanjel journey planning website.

Traveling by car from Postojna to Štanjel takes an hour. Traveling from Postojna in April, plan for a bit warmer nights in Štanjel, with lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Nova Gorica.

Things to do in Štanjel

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 3 — 4:

Nova Gorica

— 1 night
A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
On the 5th (Mon), get great views at Sveta Gora (Holy Mountain), snap pictures at Solkan Bridge, and then make a trip to Stazione Transalpina.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Nova Gorica attractions planning website.

Nova Gorica is just a short distance from Štanjel. Traveling from Štanjel in April, plan for slightly colder nights in Nova Gorica, with lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Kojsko.

Things to do in Nova Gorica

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 4 — 5:

Kojsko

— 1 night
Bring your camera for your holiday in Kojsko, sitting pretty on a hillside.
On the 6th (Tue), head outdoors with Krčnik Troughs, then make a trip to Šmartno, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Gonjače Viewing Tower.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Kojsko trip itinerary planner.

Kojsko is just a short distance from Nova Gorica. In April, daily temperatures in Kojsko can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Soča.

Things to do in Kojsko

Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 5 — 6:

Soča

— 2 nights
On the 7th (Wed), explore the stunning scenery at Great Soča Gorge, contemplate the waterfront views at Source of the Soča River, and then take in the views from Kanal Bridge.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Soča trip planner.

Soča is just a short distance from Kojsko. In April, daytime highs in Soča are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. You'll set off for Kobarid on the 8th (Thu).

Things to do in Soča

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 6 — 8:

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 9th (Fri): snap pictures at Bridge of Napoleon and then take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Kobarid online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Soča to Kobarid in an hour. In April, Kobarid is slightly colder than Soča - with highs of 16°C and lows of 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Kobarid

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 8 — 9:

Bovec

— 1 night
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Bovec trip planner.

Bovec is just a stone's throw from Kobarid. In April, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 4°C. On the 10th (Sat), you're off to Tolmin.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Adventure
Find places to stay Apr 9 — 10:

Tolmin

— 1 night
At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Tolmin trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Tolmin takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bovec in April: high temperatures in Tolmin hover around 21°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can go by car to Cerkno.

Things to do in Tolmin

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 10 — 11:
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Cerkno

— 1 night
A small but important cultural center, Cerkno offers different types of activities throughout the year.
To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Cerkno online tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Tolmin to Cerkno in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Tolmin in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Cerkno, with lows of 5°C. You will leave for Idrija on the 12th (Mon).

Things to do in Cerkno

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors
Find places to stay Apr 11 — 12:

Idrija

While on holiday in Idrija, you'll be able to see a World Heritage Site featuring one of the largest mercury mines in the entire world.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): go deep underground at Idrija Kamšt.

To find out how to plan a trip to Idrija, use our trip itinerary maker.

Idrija is just a short distance from Cerkno. In April, daily temperatures in Idrija can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. You'll have a few hours on the 12th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Izola.
Find places to stay Apr 12 — 13:
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Izola

— 1 night
Located on the Adriatic coast, the old fishing town of Izola draws travelers with the enticing atmosphere of its Mediterranean streets.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Svetilnik Beach.

To find photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Izola online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Idrija to Izola takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Idrija in April since evenings lows in Izola dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Tue) to allow time for the shuttle ride to Koper.

Things to do in Izola

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 12 — 13:
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Koper

— 1 night
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
For more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Koper attractions planner.

Koper is just a stone's throw from Izola. In April, daytime highs in Koper are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. On the 14th (Wed), you're off to Piran.

Things to do in Koper

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Tours · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 13 — 14:

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 14th (Wed): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Piran Aquarium, take in the spiritual surroundings of Piran Minorite Monastery, and then make a trip to Port Piran. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Thu): make a trip to Tartini Square, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Piran travel route planner.

Piran is very close to Koper. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in April, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can drive to Portorož.

Things to do in Piran

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 14 — 15:

Portorož

— 2 nights
A resort town on the country's scenic Adriatic coastline, Portoroz offers many spas with all kinds of therapeutic treatments, many based on the brine and mud from the area's salt pans.
On the 16th (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Strunjan Nature Reserve and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Portorož Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: walk around Sečovlje Salina Nature Park and then experience rural life at Fonda Fish Farm.

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Portorož is just a short distance from Piran. In April in Portorož, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Škofja Loka.

Things to do in Portorož

Parks · Wildlife · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 15 — 17:

Škofja Loka

— 1 night
Skofja Loka works great as a starting point for explorations into the Julian Alps, very near the country's capital Ljubljana.
On the 18th (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Škofja Loka Castle and then snap pictures at Capuchin Bridge.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Škofja Loka route planner.

You can drive from Portorož to Škofja Loka in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Škofja Loka when traveling from Portorož in April, with lows around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Kranj.

Things to do in Škofja Loka

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 17 — 18:

Kranj

— 1 night
The capital of Slovenia's Alps, Kranj allows you to stand with one foot in the nature and another in a town that's both a cultural center and a base for outdoor activities.
For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Kranj vacation planning site.

Kranj is just a short distance from Škofja Loka. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. On the 19th (Mon), you'll travel to Tržič.

Things to do in Kranj

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Outdoors
Find places to stay Apr 18 — 19:

Tržič

Nature lovers can spend their Trzic vacation hiking the nearby gorge, cut by a wild mountain river.
For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Tržič trip maker tool.

Tržič is just a short distance from Kranj. In April in Tržič, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 5°C at night. On the 19th (Mon), you'll travel to Bled.

Things to do in Tržič

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 18 — 19:

Bled

— 2 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Triglav National Park. On the 20th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: trek along Vintgar Gorge, explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally stroll through Straža Bled.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Bled vacation maker site.

Bled is very close to Tržič. In April in Bled, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Bohinjska Bistrica.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 19 — 21:

Bohinjska Bistrica

— 2 nights
Bohinjska Bistrica occupies a scenic spot at the foothills of the Julian Alps, near the picturesque Lake Bohinj.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Slap Grmečica.

Find out how to plan Bohinjska Bistrica trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Bohinjska Bistrica is just a stone's throw from Bled. In April, daily temperatures in Bohinjska Bistrica can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bohinjska Bistrica

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 23:
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Bohinjsko Jezero

— 2 nights
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj. On the next day, take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall and then take in the awesome beauty at Vogel.

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Bohinjsko Jezero is just a stone's throw from Bohinjska Bistrica. In April, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to drive to Stara Fužina.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports
Find places to stay Apr 23 — 25:

Stara Fužina

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Oplen House Museum, admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, and then take in the awesome beauty at Planina Zajamniki.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Stara Fužina road trip planner.

Stara Fužina is just a stone's throw from Bohinjsko Jezero. In April, daytime highs in Stara Fužina are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can go by car to Mojstrana.

Things to do in Stara Fužina

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 25 — 26:

Mojstrana

— 1 night
Take a trip to Mojstrana to use the town as a convenient base for explorations into the Julian Alps.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): examine the collection at Slovenian Alpine Museum, admire the sheer force of Peričnik Falls, and then see the interesting displays at Pocar Farm.

Plan trip to Mojstrana with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Drive from Stara Fužina to Mojstrana in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Mojstrana can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Mojstrana

Museums · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 26 — 27:

Kranjska Gora

— 1 night
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, make a trip to The Russian Chapel, then explore the activities along Lake Jasna, and finally identify plant and animal life at Zelenci Nature Reserve.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Kranjska Gora online travel planner.

Kranjska Gora is just a stone's throw from Mojstrana. In April, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Kamnik.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Wildlife · Nature
Find places to stay Apr 27 — 28:

Kamnik

— 1 night
History buffs can spend their entire Kamnik vacation soaking in the town's medieval appeal at two castles, monastery, and lively streets packed with artisanal workshops.
On the 28th (Wed), hit the slopes at Krvavec, then contemplate the waterfront views at Kamniška Bistrica Valley, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Velika Planina.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Kamnik vacation builder site.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Kamnik in 1.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Kamnik are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Lukovica.

Things to do in Kamnik

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 28 — 29:

Lukovica

— 1 night
The Municipality of Lukovica is a municipality in the eastern part of the Upper Carniola region in Slovenia. To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Lukovica sightseeing app.

Drive from Kamnik to Lukovica in an hour. In April, daytime highs in Lukovica are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. You'll set off for Solčava on the 30th (Fri).

Things to do in Lukovica

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 29 — 30:

Solčava

— 2 nights
Visit Solcava to discover a region near the Austrian border where a drive down a panoramic road delivers some of the best views in Europe.
On the 30th (Fri), cruise along Solčava Panoramic Road and then walk around Logar Valley Landscape Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sat): admire the sheer force of Rinka Waterfall and then explore the fascinating underground world of Snow Cave.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Solčava trip planner.

Getting from Lukovica to Solčava by car takes about 1.5 hours. April in Solčava sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Gornji Grad.

Things to do in Solčava

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 2:

Gornji Grad

— 1 night
Gornji Grad is the largest settlement and the administrative centre of the Municipality of Gornji Grad in Slovenia.GeographyIt is located on the Dreta River, a right tributary of the Savinja, in the southeastern foothills of the Kamnik–Savinja Alps, about 36km east of Celje and 55km north of Ljubljana. For maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Gornji Grad trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Solčava to Gornji Grad in an hour. In May in Gornji Grad, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 9°C at night. On the 3rd (Mon), you'll travel to Mozirje.

Things to do in Gornji Grad

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay May 2 — 3:

Mozirje

— 1 night
Nature lovers can spend much of their Mozirje vacation hiking or cycling the tracks and roads of the flat areas around town.
To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Mozirje trip maker website.

Mozirje is just a short distance from Gornji Grad. In May, daily temperatures in Mozirje can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. You will leave for Velenje on the 4th (Tue).

Things to do in Mozirje

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 3 — 4:

Velenje

— 1 night
With its lakes and well-maintained grassy beaches, Velenje will satisfy every tourist eager to relax or take a swim during summer months.
For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Velenje trip planner.

Velenje is just a stone's throw from Mozirje. In May in Velenje, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. On the 5th (Wed), you'll travel to Zreče.

Things to do in Velenje

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Outdoors
Find places to stay May 4 — 5:

Zreče

— 1 night
Zreče is a town and a municipality in northeast Slovenia. On the 5th (Wed), go for a walk through Pohorje Treetop Walk and then explore the activities along Lovrenc Lakes.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Zreče trip app.

You can drive from Velenje to Zreče in an hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Gornja Radgona.

Things to do in Zreče

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

Gornja Radgona

— 1 night
Gornja Radgona is a town in Slovenia. To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Gornja Radgona online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Zreče to Gornja Radgona takes 1.5 hours. In May in Gornja Radgona, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. You'll set off for Ljutomer on the 7th (Fri).

Things to do in Gornja Radgona

Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums
Find places to stay May 6 — 7:

Ljutomer

— 1 night
Ljutomer is a town in northeastern Slovenia, some 40 km east of Maribor. To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Ljutomer holiday planner.

Drive from Gornja Radgona to Ljutomer in an hour. You will leave for Ptuj on the 8th (Sat).

Things to do in Ljutomer

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Tours
Find places to stay May 7 — 8:

Ptuj

— 1 night
A tour of Ptuj reveals an old town filled with new experiences.
For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Ptuj online tour planner.

You can drive from Ljutomer to Ptuj in an hour. In May in Ptuj, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. You will leave for Maribor on the 9th (Sun).

Things to do in Ptuj

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Spas
Find places to stay May 8 — 9:

Maribor

Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Maribor journey maker site.

You can drive from Ptuj to Maribor in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. On the 9th (Sun), you're off to Rogaška Slatina.

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors
Find places to stay May 8 — 9:

Rogaška Slatina

— 3 nights
Rogaska Slatina is well known for its spa and curative mineral water rich in magnesium.
Rogaška Slatina is known for museums, parks, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Berg Boč, see the interesting displays at Vita-med Museum Of Apiculture, and take in the pleasant sights at Kostrivnica Tourist Waterway.

For where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Rogaška Slatina tour app.

Traveling by car from Maribor to Rogaška Slatina takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Rogaška Slatina are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Podčetrtek.

Things to do in Rogaška Slatina

Nature · Museums · Parks
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Podčetrtek

— 1 night
For most visitors on holiday in Podcetrtek, thermal waters remain the big draw.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Jelenov Greben Homestead, then find something for the whole family at Witch House - Land of Fairy Tales and Imagination, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Olimje Monastery, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Podčetrtek vacation planner.

Podčetrtek is just a stone's throw from Rogaška Slatina. In May, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Brežice.

Things to do in Podčetrtek

Spas · Wildlife · Shopping · Historic Sites
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Brežice

— 2 nights
A small town near the Croat border, Brezice experienced a tumultuous history typical for diverse border settlements.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Brežice Castle, then indulge in some personalized pampering at Terme Čatež, and then see the sky in a new way at Planetarium in Sfericni Kino Astroport 360. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the resident critters at Na Jasi.

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Traveling by car from Podčetrtek to Brežice takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Brežice can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Kostanjevica na Krki.

Things to do in Brežice

Spas · Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Kostanjevica na Krki

— 1 night
History buffs will likely spend much of their Kostanjevica na Krki vacation exploring the local museum, a former monastery and one of the country's finest medieval monuments.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Pleterje Charterhouse Monastery, then examine the collection at Pleterje Open-Air Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Božidar Jakac Art Museum, and finally Head underground at Kostanjevica Cave.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Kostanjevica na Krki day trip planning tool.

Kostanjevica na Krki is very close to Brežice. May in Kostanjevica na Krki sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Podsreda.

Things to do in Kostanjevica na Krki

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

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Podsreda

— 1 night
Podsreda is a village in the Municipality of Kozje in eastern Slovenia. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Podsreda Castle, explore the historical opulence of Castle Brestanica, and then learn about winemaking at Najger Repnica Wine Cave.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Podsreda trip maker.

You can drive from Kostanjevica na Krki to Podsreda in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in May, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Celje.

Things to do in Podsreda

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Wineries

Side Trips

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Celje

— 2 nights
An old city with a modern vibe, Celje features a castle and historical town center, surrounded by a green landscpe tailor-made for an exciting and active holiday.
On the 17th (Mon), examine the collection at Museum of Recent History Celje, then ponder the design of Green Gold Beer Fountain, then get engrossed in the history at Eko Muzej, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at La Vita Spa & Beauty. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Tue): make a trip to Lake Šmartno, examine the collection at Celje Regional Museum, and then explore the historical opulence of Celje Castle.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Celje trip maker.

You can drive from Podsreda to Celje in an hour. May in Celje sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Laško.

Things to do in Celje

Spas · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Laško

— 2 nights
Nestled on the banks of the Savinja River, Lasko is both a spa town and home to the country's largest and most famous brewery.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): soothe aching muscles at Thermana Park Laško, walk around Laško Spa Park, snap pictures at Black Bridge, contemplate the long history of Aškerčev Square, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Arch-parochial Church of St. Martin, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Orožnov Square. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jurklošter Carthusian Monastery, contemplate the long history of Aškerc House, then sample the tasty concoctions at Laško Brewery, then get a sense of history and politics at Laško Municipality - Lilie Family Castle, and finally steep yourself in history at Valvasorjev Square.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Laško route maker app.

Laško is just a stone's throw from Celje. In May, daytime highs in Laško are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel to Litija.

Things to do in Laško

Historic Sites · Spas · Breweries & Distilleries · Parks

Side Trips

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Litija

— 1 day
Litija is a town in the Litija Basin in central Slovenia. Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Pristava Tourist Village and then step into the grandiose world of Bogenšperk Castle.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Litija tour itinerary site.

You can drive from Laško to Litija in an hour. In May in Litija, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Fri) to allow time for travel to Novo Mesto.

Things to do in Litija

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Highlights from your trip

Novo Mesto

— 1 night
Novo Mesto is the city on a bend of the Krka River in the City Municipality of Novo Mesto in southeastern Slovenia, close to the border with Croatia. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Otočec Castle Park.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Novo Mesto itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Litija to Novo Mesto in an hour. May in Novo Mesto sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time for travel to Metlika.

Things to do in Novo Mesto

Nature · Parks
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Highlights from your trip

Metlika

— 1 night
Metlika is a town and municipality in the southeastern Slovenia. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): examine the collection at Bela Krajina Museum and then contemplate the waterfront views at Kolpa River.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Metlika trip planner.

Traveling by car from Novo Mesto to Metlika takes an hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 11°C. On the 23rd (Sun), you'll travel to Semič.

Things to do in Metlika

Nature · Parks · Museums
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Semič

— 1 night
Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at River Krupa Spring, take in the pleasant sights at Lahinja Regional Park, and then explore the striking landscape at Veliki Rog.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Semič online route builder.

Semič is just a short distance from Metlika. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Ribnica.

Things to do in Semič

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Ribnica

— 1 night
On the 25th (Tue), see the interesting displays at Public Institute Ribnica Handicraft Centre, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Stephen, and then step into the grandiose world of Ribnica Castle and Museum.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Ribnica trip tool.

You can drive from Semič to Ribnica in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In May, daily temperatures in Ribnica can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Grosuplje.

Things to do in Ribnica

Historic Sites · Museums
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Grosuplje

Grosuplje is a town in central Slovenia. To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Grosuplje online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ribnica to Grosuplje takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. You will leave for home on the 25th (Tue).

Things to do in Grosuplje

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Childrens Museums
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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.