6 days in Slovenia Itinerary

6 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
Drive
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Kobarid
— 1 night
Drive
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Piran
— 2 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Cape Town International Airport

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Ljubljana

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 15th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Old Town Centre of Radovljica and then glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sun): view the masterpieces at Škrlovec Tower, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Straža Bled, and finally head outdoors with Mala Osojnica.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip planning tool.

Cape Town, South Africa to Ljubljana is an approximately 18-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cape Town to Ljubljana. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Cape Town in August; daily highs in Ljubljana reach 31°C and lows reach 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Kobarid.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks

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Kobarid

At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
On the 17th (Mon), explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge, appreciate the views at Soča Valley, then examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Kobarid itinerary planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Kobarid in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. August in Kobarid sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Kobarid

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

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Piran

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 18th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach, then don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, then examine the collection at Magical World of Shells Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Piran travel route builder app.

You can drive from Kobarid to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Kobarid in August: high temperatures in Piran hover around 34°C and lows are around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

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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.