Ljubljana & Central Slovenia: Active Itinerary

Ljubljana & Central Slovenia: Active Itinerary

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Experience Wildlife and Nature in the Heart of Slovenia
Start your adventure in Ljubljana, where you'll paddle the Ljubljanica River and explore the expansive green space of Tivoli Park. Take a day-trip to Kamnik and hike Velika Planina, stopping in Volčje Arboretum on your way back to the city. In Kočevje, trek through a primeval forest and discover the secret lives of bears. Finish in Bela Krajina, where the Kolpa River and the forests, marshes and humid meadows of Lahinja Regional Park await. Click the prompt above to make this plan yours and customize it as you wish.
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Ljubljana
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Kočevje
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Črnomelj
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Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Ljubljana Castle, Volčji Potok Arboretum and Velika Planina. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, walk around Tivoli Park, and then don't miss a visit to Ljubljana Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Thu): take in the awesome beauty at Velika Planina and then walk around Volčji Potok Arboretum.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana travel website.

If you are flying in from Serbia, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. In September, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Kočevje.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Velika Planina ©
Velika Planina
Ljubljanica River ©
Ljubljanica River
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle

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Kočevje

Kočevje ©
Together with the Krokar primeval forest, which is inscribed in the UNESCO World Heritage List, the Kočevje Region makes for a truly mystical forest landscape.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Kostel Castle, Lake Kočevje and Krokar Primeval Forest. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): take a peaceful walk through Krokar Primeval Forest and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Kočevje. Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Kostel Castle.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Kočevje holiday app.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Kočevje takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Ljubljana in September; daily highs in Kočevje reach 27°C and lows reach 19°C. On the 27th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Črnomelj.

Things to do in Kočevje

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

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Lake Kočevje ©
Lake Kočevje
Kostel Castle ©
Kostel Castle
Krokar Primeval Forest ©
Krokar Primeval Forest

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Črnomelj

Črnomelj ©
Črnomelj is a town in southeastern Slovenia. Your day by day itinerary now includes Kolpa River as well as River Krupa Spring. Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): explore the activities along Kolpa River. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at River Krupa Spring and then take in the pleasant sights at Lahinja Regional Park.

To find where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Črnomelj trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Kočevje to Črnomelj takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Črnomelj

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Kolpa River ©
Kolpa River
River Krupa Spring ©
River Krupa Spring
Lahinja Regional Park ©
Lahinja Regional Park

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