6 days in Slovenia Itinerary

6 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Portorož
— 2 nights
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Bovec
— 1 night
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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.
Visit Ljubljana Castle and Bled Castle for their historical value. Ljubljana Old Town and Bled Island are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Predjama Castle (in Postojna) and Bled (Galerija Mikame & Parasailing & Paragliding). And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at City Museum of Ljubljana, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, view the masterpieces at Galerija Hest, and examine the collection at House of Illusions.

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Verona, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a shuttle; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Verona in August, expect Ljubljana to be slightly colder, temps between 31°C and 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can go by car to Portorož.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

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Portorož

— 2 nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): examine the collection at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, view the masterpieces at Nika's Tiny House, see the interesting displays at Magical World of Shells Museum, then see the interesting displays at Koper Regional Museum, and finally stroll around Strunjan Nature Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Izolana - House of the Sea, take in the exciting artwork at Loza Gallery, then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, and finally explore the galleries of Military Museum Tabor.

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Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Portorož takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Ljubljana in August since evenings lows in Portorož dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Portorož

Museums · Parks · Nature · Beaches

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Bovec

— 1 night
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): get outside with Outdoor Activities, then contemplate the waterfront views at Soča Valley, then see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, and finally examine the collection at Cheese Museum of Kobarid.

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Drive from Portorož to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Portorož in August: high temperatures in Bovec hover around 28°C and lows are around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Bovec

Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Museums

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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.