57 days in Slovenia Itinerary

57 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 3 nights
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Bled
— 3 nights
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Kranjska Gora
— 3 nights
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Bovec
— 3 nights
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Kobarid
— 3 nights
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Tolmin
— 3 nights
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 3 nights
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Postojna
— 3 nights
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Koper
— 3 nights
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Izola
— 3 nights
Shuttle
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Piran
— 3 nights
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Kostanjevica na Krki
— 3 nights
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Grosuplje
— 3 nights
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Litija
— 3 nights
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Celje
— 3 nights
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Podčetrtek
— 3 nights
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Maribor
— 3 nights
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Lendava
— 3 nights
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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.
You've added MojaCokolada.Si, Triple Bridge, Nature Adventures, and other attractions to your itinerary.

For maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Ljubljana online trip itinerary planner.

Tampa, USA to Ljubljana is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Tampa to Ljubljana. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Tampa in July; daily highs in Ljubljana reach 81°F and lows reach 58°F. On the 5th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Bled.
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Bled — 3 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Triglav National Park, Bled Castle, Pr1mo Tours, and other attractions. Change things up with a short trip to Atelje Skulj - Pottery Studio in Kranj (about 38 minutes away). There's more to do: explore the activities along Lake Bled.

For other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Bled tour itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Bled can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to drive to Kranjska Gora.
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Kranjska Gora — 3 nights

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Kranjska Gora trip itinerary maker site.

Drive from Bled to Kranjska Gora in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Kranjska Gora, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 56°F at night. You'll set off for Bovec on the 11th (Thu).
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Bovec — 3 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Kayaking & Canoeing and Soča Valley. Get some cultural insight at Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery and Ravelnik Open Air Museum. Step out of Bovec with an excursion to Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) in Volče--about 40 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Boka Waterfall, relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, explore the activities along Source of the Soča River, and take in breathtaking views at Virje Waterfall.

To see ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Bovec trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Bovec takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Bovec can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can go by car to Kobarid.
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Kobarid — 3 nights

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.
Get outdoors at Kozjak Waterfall and Koseč Gorges. Get some cultural insight at Kobarid Museum and Cheese Museum of Kobarid. There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Isonzo, take an exciting tour along the water with Positive Sport, hike along Krampež Waterfall, and relax in the rural setting at Apitourism Kozjak.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Kobarid day trip planning website.

Kobarid is just a stone's throw from Bovec. In July in Kobarid, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 56°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Tolmin.
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Tolmin — 3 nights

At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Get outdoors at Tolmin Gorge and Ski Centre Cerkno. Let the collections at Cerkno Museum and Tolmin Museum capture your imagination. Venture out of the city with trips to Kojsko (Šmartno & Sabotin Park Miru). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Tolmin Castle, snap pictures at Kanal Bridge, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Tolmin trip planning website.

Tolmin is very close to Kobarid. Traveling from Kobarid in July, expect Tolmin to be somewhat warmer, temps between 86°F and 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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Bohinjsko Jezero — 3 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.
Church of St John the Baptist and Ukanc Military Cemetery will appeal to history buffs. Step out of the city life by going to Lake Bohinj and Vogel. There's still lots to do: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, appreciate the history behind Monument To Four Courageous Men, and take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero journey maker tool.

You can drive from Tolmin to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Tolmin in July, expect Bohinjsko Jezero to be a bit cooler, temps between 77°F and 56°F. You'll set off for Postojna on the 23rd (Tue).
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Postojna — 3 nights

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.
Get some cultural insight at Predjama Castle and Petric Winery - Vipava. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Wines Jamsek and Guštarna. Get out of town with these interesting Postojna side-trips: Ferrari Garden (in Štanjel) and Idrija Municipal Museum (in Idrija). The adventure continues: Head underground at Postojna Cave and admire the verdant scenery at Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Postojna trip maker site.

Drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Postojna in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July in Postojna, expect temperatures between 81°F during the day and 58°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can go by car to Koper.
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Koper — 3 nights

A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): Head underground at Škocjan Caves, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, then look for all kinds of wild species at Škocjanski Zatok Nature Reserve, and finally don't miss a visit to St. Anne's Friary. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Rotunda of St John the Baptist, get a taste of the local shopping with Loza Gallery, admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, then explore the historical opulence of Socerb Castle, and finally learn about all things military at Military Museum Tabor.

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You can drive from Postojna to Koper in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Postojna in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 64°F in Koper. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Mon) to allow time for the shuttle ride to Izola.
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Izola — 3 nights

Located on the Adriatic coast, the old fishing town of Izola draws travelers with the enticing atmosphere of its Mediterranean streets.
Visiting Svetilnik Beach and Šalet Tunnel will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Tonina House and Besenghi Degli Ughi Palace. There's much more to do: take in the exciting artwork at Manzioli Square, admire the landmark architecture of Church of St. Maurus, steep yourself in history at Villa on Republic Square, and walk around Park Pietro Coppo.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Izola trip planning site.

Izola is very close to Koper. July in Izola sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 64°F at night. On the 1st (Thu), you're off to Piran.
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Piran — 3 nights

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
St. George's Church and Piran Minorite Monastery will appeal to history buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Magical World of Shells Museum and Tartini's House. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Krstilnica sv.Janeza Krstnika, and view the masterpieces at Duka Gallery.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Piran travel website.

Piran is just a stone's throw from Izola. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in August, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Kostanjevica na Krki.
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Kostanjevica na Krki — 3 nights

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Raka Castle and Božidar Jakac Art Museum. Discover out-of-the-way places like Pleterje Open-Air Museum and Novo Mesto Cathedral. Change things up with these side-trips from Kostanjevica na Krki: Sevnica Castle (in Sevnica), Bela Krajina Museum (in Metlika) and Franciscan Monastery (in Novo Mesto). And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Brežice Castle, take in nature's colorful creations at Otočec Castle Park, look and learn at Planetarium in Sfericni Kino Astroport 360, and tee off at Golf Grad Otočec.

To see more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Kostanjevica na Krki trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Piran to Kostanjevica na Krki in 2.5 hours. August in Kostanjevica na Krki sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 59°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Grosuplje.
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Grosuplje — 3 nights

Grosuplje is a town in central Slovenia. Your day by day itinerary now includes Mayor's Cave. Discover out-of-the-way places like Public Institute Ribnica Handicraft Centre and Muzej Ribnica. Go for a jaunt from Grosuplje to Radomlje to see Volčji Potok Arboretum about 30 minutes away. There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Stična Abbey.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Grosuplje trip planner.

Getting from Kostanjevica na Krki to Grosuplje by car takes about an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Grosuplje can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. On the 10th (Sat), you're off to Litija.
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Litija — 3 nights

Litija is a town in the Litija Basin in central Slovenia. The Grom Motorcycle Museum and Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum will appeal to museum buffs. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Land of Hayracks and Center Rinka. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Litija: Solčava (Logar Valley Landscape Park & Solčava Panoramic Road). Next up on the itinerary: go for a walk through Pristava Tourist Village.

To find traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Litija attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Grosuplje to Litija takes an hour. In August, daytime highs in Litija are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can go by car to Celje.
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Celje — 3 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.
Appreciate the collections at Celje Regional Museum and Carinthian Regional Museum - Ravne na Koroškem. Get outdoors at Velenje Beach and Hell Cave. Explore Celje's surroundings by going to Carinthia Regional Museum - Slovenj Gradec (in Slovenj Gradec) and Rogla Sports and Ski Centre (in Zreče). There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Celje Castle, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Laško Brewery, see the interesting displays at Museum of Recent History Celje, and make a trip to Green Gold Beer Fountain.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Celje trip planner.

Drive from Litija to Celje in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Celje can reach 82°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Podčetrtek.
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Podčetrtek — 3 nights

For most visitors on holiday in Podcetrtek, thermal waters remain the big draw.
Visit Church of Sv. Roka and The Parish Church of the Assumption of Mary for their historical value. Appreciate the collections at Rogatec Open Air Museum and Ana's Mansion. There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Podsreda Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Olimje Monastery, take in nature's colorful creations at Cacti Pavilion, and get in on the family fun at Witch House - Land of Fairy Tales and Imagination.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Podčetrtek trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Celje to Podčetrtek takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Podčetrtek are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. On the 19th (Mon), you're off to Maribor.
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Maribor — 3 nights

Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Parish Church of St. Marija - Ptujskogorska Mother of God and Lent. You'll explore and learn at Ptuj Castle and Old Vine House. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Pyramid Archaeological Site, examine the collection at Museum of National Liberation, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Plague Column, and do a tasting at Vino Gaube.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Maribor trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Podčetrtek to Maribor in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. August in Maribor sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 57°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Lendava.
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Lendava — 3 nights

A small town with big appeal, Lendava features a number of important buildings, including the monumental theater designed by a Hungarian architect.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Izletnisko - Vinogradniska Kmetija Ratek and Jeruzalem Church. Museum-lovers will appreciate Krapje Beekeeping Museum and Murska Sobota Regional Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lendava: Ljutomer (Weingut Curin-Prapotnik & St. John the Baptist’s Church). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Lendava Castle, enjoy breathtaking views from Vinarium Tower, and see the interesting displays at Synagogue Lendava.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Lendava day trip tool.

Getting from Maribor to Lendava by car takes about an hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel back home.
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Slovenia travel guide

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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.
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