6 days in Slovenia Itinerary

6 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner
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Portorož
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Piran
— 1 night
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Izola
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Bled
— 2 nights
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Portorož

A resort town on the country's scenic Adriatic coastline, Portoroz offers many spas with all kinds of therapeutic treatments, many based on the brine and mud from the area's salt pans.
Before you visit Portorož, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Ljubljana to Portorož is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Portorož when traveling from Ljubljana in August, with lows around 20°C. You will leave for Piran on the 11th (Thu).
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Piran — 1 night

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 11th (Thu), make a trip to Tartini Square, then learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum, then see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Dragonja.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Piran online driving holiday planner.

Piran is very close to Portorož. August in Piran sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Izola.
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Izola

Located on the Adriatic coast, the old fishing town of Izola draws travelers with the enticing atmosphere of its Mediterranean streets.
To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Izola vacation planner.

Izola is very close to Piran. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 20°C. You'll set off for Ljubljana on the 12th (Fri).
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Ljubljana — 2 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, make a trip to Ljubljana Castle, get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, then take in the views from Triple Bridge, and finally snap pictures at Dragon Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, then explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, and then make a trip to Grotte di Postumia - Park Postojnska jama.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Izola to Ljubljana by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, Ljubljana is little chillier than Izola - with highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive to Bled.
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Bled — 2 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bled: Bohinjsko Jezero (Lake Bohinj & Savica Waterfall). Spend the 15th (Mon) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at Vintgar Gorge, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bled Island, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle.

To find more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Bled trip planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bled in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Bled can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can drive back home.
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Slovenia travel guide

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Castles · Bodies of Water · Caves
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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