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
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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 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 verdant scenery at Soča Valley, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and contemplate the waterfront views at Source of the Soča River.

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 Isonzo. Get some cultural insight at Kobarid Museum and Italian Charnel House. There's much more to do: hike along Koseč Gorges, pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary of the Assumption church, examine the collection at Cheese Museum of Kobarid, 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 Sabotin Park Miru capture your imagination. Change things up with a short trip to Šmartno in Kojsko (about 42 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Tolmin Castle, get engrossed in the history at Tolmin Museum, take in the views from Kanal Bridge, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Tolmin day trip planning website.

Tolmin is just a stone's throw from Kobarid. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Kobarid in July: high temperatures in Tolmin hover around 86°F and lows are around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to 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 Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park. Get out of town with these interesting Postojna side-trips: Ferrari Garden (in Štanjel) and Idrija Municipal Museum (in Idrija). There's more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave and look for gifts at Guštarna.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Postojna road trip app.

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. In July, daily temperatures in Postojna can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to drive 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. 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.

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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 Church of St. Maurus and Villa on Republic Square. There's much more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Besenghi Degli Ughi Palace, view the masterpieces at Manzioli Square, get engrossed in the history at Tonina House, and stroll around Park Pietro Coppo.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Izola vacation builder.

Izola is just a stone's throw from Koper. July in Izola sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 64°F at night. You will leave 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 Božidar Jakac Art Museum. Discover out-of-the-way places like Pleterje Open-Air Museum and Bela Krajina Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Kostanjevica na Krki: Sevnica Castle (in Sevnica), Novo Mesto (Franciscan Monastery & Novo Mesto Cathedral) and Planetarium in Sfericni Kino Astroport 360 (in Čatež ob Savi). And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Brežice Castle, take in nature's colorful creations at Otočec Castle Park, Head underground at Kostanjevica Cave, 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 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 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 Rogla Sports and Ski Centre (in Zreče) and Carinthia Regional Museum - Slovenj Gradec (in Slovenj Gradec). 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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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 Weingut Curin-Prapotnik. Visit Jeruzalem Church and St. John the Baptist’s Church for their historical value. Step out of Lendava with an excursion to Krapje Beekeeping Museum in Ljutomer--about 40 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Lendava Castle, see the interesting displays at Murska Sobota Regional Museum, get engrossed in the history at Synagogue Lendava, and take in panoramic vistas at Vinarium Tower.

Start your trip to Lendava by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Maribor to Lendava in 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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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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