6 days in Slovenia Itinerary
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Mon, Apr 10 - Sat, Apr 15
Ljubljana — 2 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.Get some cultural insight at Cathedral of St. Nicholas and Old Town Centre of Radovljica. Explore hidden gems such as Cankarjevo Nabrežje and House of Illusions. Venture out of the city with trips to Bled (Room Escape Games & St. Martin's Parish Church). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, and stroll around Tivoli Park.
For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Ljubljana trip planner.
Strasbourg, France to Ljubljana is an approximately 7.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Koper.
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Koper — 2 nights
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, take in the exciting artwork at Loza Gallery, then don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Rocco/ Cerkev sv. Roka. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St Peter, don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, then learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Stephen's Church.
To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Koper trip planning tool.
Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Koper takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Koper, with lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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Bohinjsko Jezero — 1 night
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge and then explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.
To find traveler tips and tourist information, use the Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary planner.
Traveling by car from Koper to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Koper in April, expect Bohinjsko Jezero to be slightly colder, temps between 16°C and 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car back home.
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Slovenia travel guide
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.