57 days in Slovenia Itinerary

57 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia route planner
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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
Shuttle
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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. Go for a jaunt from Bled to Kranj to see Atelje Skulj - Pottery Studio about 38 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Lake Bled.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Bled trip itinerary builder site.

Drive from Ljubljana to Bled in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Bled are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 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 River Rafting & Tubing and Virje Waterfall. Get some cultural insight at Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery and Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the views at Soča Valley, witness the site of a historic battle at Ravelnik Open Air Museum, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing, and take in the dramatic scenery at Boka Waterfall.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Bovec trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Bovec takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Bovec sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 56°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to drive 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 Tonovec Castle. There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Isonzo, trek along Krampež Waterfall, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Italian Charnel House, 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 Savica Waterfall. The adventure continues: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, pause for some photo ops at Monument To Four Courageous Men, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tolmin to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 1.5 hours. In July, Bohinjsko Jezero is slightly colder than Tolmin - with highs of 77°F and lows of 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 Idrija Municipal Museum. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Petric Winery - Vipava and Ferrari Garden. When in Postojna, make a side trip to see Wines Jamsek in Vipava, approximately Vipava away. There's still lots to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, look for gifts at Guštarna, and admire the verdant scenery at Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Postojna trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Postojna takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. July in Postojna sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 58°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Koper.
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Find places to stay Jul 23 — 26:

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. On your second day here, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rotunda Svetega Janeza Krstnika, take in the exciting artwork at 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 expand your understanding of the military at Military Museum Tabor.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Koper fast, fun, and easy.

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 Church of St. Maurus and Besenghi Degli Ughi Palace. Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Tonina House, get to know the fascinating history of Villa on Republic Square, stroll around Park Pietro Coppo, and get a taste of the local shopping with Manzioli Square.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Izola journey app.

Izola is just a stone's throw from Koper. In July in Izola, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 64°F at night. You'll set off for Piran on the 1st (Thu).
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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 Church of St. Bernardine will appeal to history buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Magical World of Shells Museum and Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum. 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, view the masterpieces at Duka Gallery, and look for gifts at Nika's Tiny House.

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 Sevnica Castle. Discover out-of-the-way places like Božidar Jakac Art Museum and Novo Mesto Cathedral. Change things up with these side-trips from Kostanjevica na Krki: Franciscan Monastery (in Novo Mesto), Bela Krajina Museum (in Metlika) and Planetarium in Sfericni Kino Astroport 360 (in Čatež ob Savi). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Pleterje Open-Air Museum, explore the historical opulence of Brežice Castle, take in nature's colorful creations at Otočec Castle Park, and Head underground at Kostanjevica Cave.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Kostanjevica na Krki road trip planning website.

Getting from Piran to Kostanjevica na Krki by car takes about 2.5 hours. In August in Kostanjevica na Krki, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 59°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough 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 Stična Abbey. Change things up with these side-trips from Grosuplje: Muzej Ribnica (in Ribnica) and Volčji Potok Arboretum (in Radomlje).

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Grosuplje sightseeing planner.

Drive from Kostanjevica na Krki to Grosuplje in an hour. In August, daytime highs in Grosuplje are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 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 Land of Hayracks will appeal to museum buffs. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum and Pristava Tourist Village. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Litija: Solčava (Logar Valley Landscape Park, Solčava Panoramic Road, &more).

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Litija visit app.

Traveling by car from Grosuplje to Litija takes an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Litija can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can drive 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 Carinthia Regional Museum - Slovenj Gradec. Get outdoors at Velenje Beach and Hell Cave. Explore Celje's surroundings by going to Carinthian Regional Museum - Ravne na Koroškem (in Ravne na Koroškem) 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 Podsreda Castle 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. The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Sv. Roka, take in nature's colorful creations at Cacti Pavilion, find something for the whole family at Witch House - Land of Fairy Tales and Imagination, and identify plant and animal life at Jelenov Greben Homestead.

To see reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Podčetrtek day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Celje to Podčetrtek takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. August in Podčetrtek sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 59°F at night. You'll set off for Maribor on the 19th (Mon).
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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 Plague Column. You'll explore and learn at Ptuj Castle and Old Vine House. There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape at Pyramid Archaeological Site, see the interesting displays at Museum of National Liberation, appreciate the extensive heritage of Lent, and stop by Vino Valdhuber.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Maribor online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Podčetrtek to Maribor takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Maribor, expect temperatures between 81°F during the day and 57°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Lendava.
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Find places to stay Aug 19 — 22:

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 Lendava Castle and Krapje Beekeeping Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lendava: Ljutomer (Weingut Curin-Prapotnik & St. John the Baptist’s Church). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Murska Sobota Regional Museum, take an in-depth tour of Synagogue Lendava, and enjoy breathtaking views from Vinarium Tower.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Lendava trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Maribor to Lendava takes an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to 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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