60 days in Ljubljana & Central Slovenia & Koper Itinerary

60 days in Ljubljana & Central Slovenia & Koper Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Metlika
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Metlika
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Ribnica
— 3 nights
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Koper
— 27 nights
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Ljubljana
— 28 nights
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Metlika

— 1 night
Metlika is a town and municipality in the southeastern Slovenia. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Galerija Kambič, then explore the activities along Kolpa River, and then see the interesting displays at Bela Krajina Museum.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Metlika trip itinerary maker.

Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine to Metlika is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Kyiv (Kiev) to Metlika, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, daytime highs in Metlika are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel to Ribnica.

Things to do in Metlika

Museums · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Aug 1 — 2:

Ribnica

— 3 nights
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ribnica: Snežnik Castle (in Stari Trg pri Lozu), Cerknica (Slivnica, Kebe Museum of Lake Cerknica, &more) and Cross Cave (in Grahovo).

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Ribnica trip planner.

Getting from Metlika to Ribnica by car takes about 1.5 hours. August in Ribnica sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Koper.

Things to do in Ribnica

Nature · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 2 — 5:

Koper

— 27 nights
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Change things up with these side-trips from Koper: Pivka (Ecomuseum of the Seasonal Lakes of Pivka, Museo Militare Di Pivka, &more), Postojna (Predjama Castle & Postojna Cave) and Solkan (Sveta Gora (Holy Mountain) & Solkan Bridge). There's lots more to do: Head underground at Škocjan Caves, learn about winemaking at Bjana, engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum, and don't miss a visit to Tartini Square.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Koper driving holiday planning app.

You can drive from Ribnica to Koper in 2 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Ribnica in August since evenings lows in Koper dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Koper

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 5 — Sep 1:

Ljubljana

— 28 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) (in Volče), Stična Abbey (in Grosuplje) and Kozjak Waterfall (in Kobarid). Spend the 5th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Dedicate the 9th (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, take in the views from Dragon Bridge, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and stroll around Tivoli Park.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Ljubljana online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Koper to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Koper in September, things will get a bit cooler in Ljubljana: highs are around 23°C and lows about 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

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