6 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Bled — 1 night

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
On the 21st (Fri), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Nicholas, explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, then stroll through Bled Island, and finally explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic natural features at Vintgar Gorge, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Bled online holiday planner.

Paris, France to Bled is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Maribor.
Parks · Nature · Adventure · Outdoors
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Maribor — 1 night

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 23rd (Sun), get to know the fascinating history of Lent, then learn about winemaking at Dveri Pax Winery, then hit the slopes at Mariborsko Pohorje Ski Resort, and finally indulge your taste buds at Big Guy's Wine Tour.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Maribor tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bled to Maribor takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July in Maribor, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to drive to Piran.
Wineries · Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports
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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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): experience rural life at Fonda Fish Farm, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take in the waterfront at Port Piran, then learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Piran online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Maribor to Piran in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In July in Piran, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.
Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Museums
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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 25th (Tue): Head underground at Postojna Cave, explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and finally snap pictures at Dragon Bridge. On the 26th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: visit Ljubljana Old Town, take in the views from Triple Bridge, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, then explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, and finally ponder the world of politics at Town Hall.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana online journey planner.

Getting from Piran to Ljubljana by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Piran in July, with highs in Ljubljana at 32°C and lows at 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight back home.
Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Nature
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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.