7 days in Gornji Grad, Solčava & Nazarje Itinerary

7 days in Gornji Grad, Solčava & Nazarje Itinerary

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Gornji Grad
— 3 nights
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Solčava
— 2 nights
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Nazarje
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Gornji Grad

— 3 nights
Gornji Grad is the largest settlement and the administrative centre of the Municipality of Gornji Grad in Slovenia.GeographyIt is located on the Dreta River, a right tributary of the Savinja, in the southeastern foothills of the Kamnik–Savinja Alps, about 36km east of Celje and 55km north of Ljubljana. Change things up with these side-trips from Gornji Grad: Ivančna Gorica (Open-Air Museum of Josip Jurčič & Pristava Tourist Village), Preskar Museum (in Stahovica) and Stična Abbey (in Grosuplje). The adventure continues: learn more about the world around you at Vulkanija Adventure Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Gornji Grad Cathedral, explore the historical opulence of Bogenšperk Castle, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Velika Planina.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Gornji Grad itinerary planning tool.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Gornji Grad. In January, daily temperatures in Gornji Grad can reach 4°C, while at night they dip to -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Solčava.

Things to do in Gornji Grad

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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Solčava

— 2 nights
Visit Solcava to discover a region near the Austrian border where a drive down a panoramic road delivers some of the best views in Europe.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): cruise along Solčava Panoramic Road, look for gifts at Center Rinka, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Logar Valley Landscape Park. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Forma viva Ravne Steel Masterpieces, examine the collection at Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Mary of the Snow.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Solčava online travel route planner.

You can drive from Gornji Grad to Solčava in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 4°C in January, and nighttime lows around -5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to Nazarje.

Things to do in Solčava

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

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Nazarje

— 1 night
On the 27th (Wed), appreciate the views at Savinjska and then explore the engaging exhibits at Vrbovec Castle & Museum.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Nazarje trip website.

Traveling by car from Solčava to Nazarje takes an hour.

Things to do in Nazarje

Wildlife · Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

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