6 days in Slovenia Itinerary

6 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): take in the views from Dragon Bridge, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, then take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, then ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, and finally explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle. On the next day, Head underground at Postojna Cave, then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, then stop by Guštarna, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Ljubljana vacation maker app.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Ljubljana. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in January, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bohinjska Bistrica.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature · Parks

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Bohinjska Bistrica

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Bohinjska Bistrica occupies a scenic spot at the foothills of the Julian Alps, near the picturesque Lake Bohinj.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, then take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, then stroll through Vogel, and finally examine the collection at Oplen House Museum.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Bohinjska Bistrica trip planner.

Getting from Ljubljana to Bohinjska Bistrica by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In January, daily temperatures in Bohinjska Bistrica can reach 2°C, while at night they dip to -4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Bohinjska Bistrica

Nature · Parks · Transportation · Outdoors

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The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
On the 15th (Sat), trek along Mala Osojnica, head off the coast to Bled Island, then duck into Galerija Mikame, and finally explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Vintgar Gorge, then fly down the slopes at Smučarska Šola ASK Kranjska Gora, and then ski along the peaceful trails at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Bled itinerary maker app.

Bled is just a stone's throw from Bohinjska Bistrica. January in Bled sees daily highs of 4°C and lows of -5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Maribor.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Trails

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Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
On the 17th (Mon), admire the natural beauty at Botanical Garden of University of Maribor, then hit the slopes at Mariborsko Pohorje Ski Resort, and then walk around Three Ponds.

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You can drive from Bled to Maribor in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In January, daily temperatures in Maribor can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to -4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can catch the shuttle back home.

Things to do in Maribor

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports
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Slovenia travel guide

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.