6 days in Ljubljana, Idrija & Novo Mesto Itinerary

6 days in Ljubljana, Idrija & Novo Mesto Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner

©
Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Ljubljana
— 3 nights
2
Idrija
— 1 night
3
Novo Mesto
— 1 night

S M T W T F S
6
7
8
9
10
11
12

3
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Ljubljana Old Town and Ljubljana Castle. Appreciate the collections at National Museum of Contemporary History and Galerija Hest. Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Museum of Apiculture (in Radovljica) and Bled (Galerija Mikame, Bled Castle, &more). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Slovenian Ethnographic Museum, have fun and explore at House of Illusions, explore the ancient world of City Museum of Ljubljana, and snap pictures at Triple Bridge.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana day trip planning website.

Belgrade, Serbia to Ljubljana is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a shuttle. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Belgrade in September; daily highs in Ljubljana reach 23°C and lows reach 11°C. On the 10th (Thu), you'll travel to Idrija.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Bled, Museum of Apiculture
Find places to stay Sep 7 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle

1
night
Idrija

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 10th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Hg Smeltery, brush up on your military savvy at Idrija War Museum, and then explore the galleries of Gewerkenegg Castle.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Idrija trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Idrija takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Idrija are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Novo Mesto.

Things to do in Idrija

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 10 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Hg Smeltery ©
Hg Smeltery
Gewerkenegg Castle ©
Gewerkenegg Castle
Idrija War Museum ©
Idrija War Museum

1
night
Novo Mesto

Novo Mesto ©
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 11th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Božidar Jakac Art Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Galerija Kambic, then examine the collection at Belokranjski Muzej, then examine the collection at Museum of Dolenjska, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Franciscan Monastery.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Novo Mesto day trip planner.

You can drive from Idrija to Novo Mesto in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Novo Mesto

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Metlika, Božidar Jakac Art Museum
Find places to stay Sep 11 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Belokranjski Muzej ©
Belokranjski Muzej
Božidar Jakac Art Museum ©
Božidar Jakac Art Museum
Galerija Kambic ©
Galerija Kambic

Similar plans

9 days in Soča Valley, Piran & Ljubljana BY A USER FROM GERMANY August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 8 days in Maribor, Ljubljana & Piran BY A USER FROM AUSTRIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 9 days in Slovenia BY A USER FROM GERMANY August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Slovenia BY A USER FROM ITALY August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 5 days in Slovenia BY A USER FROM SLOVENIA August, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 9 days in Ljubljana, Bled & Piran BY A USER FROM FRANCE July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Slovenia BY A USER FROM ITALY August, kids, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: August, kids, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 10 days in Bohinjsko Jezero, Ljubljana & Koper BY A USER FROM CZECH REPUBLIC August, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 10 days in Gornji Grad, Ljubljana & Bohinjsko Jezero BY A USER FROM ITALY August, kids, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: August, kids, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 10 days in Slovenia BY A USER FROM ITALY August, teens, kids, outdoors, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: August, teens, kids, outdoors, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 8 days in Slovenia BY A USER FROM GERMANY August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, popular sights Preferences: August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Slovenia BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND July, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: July, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans