7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia tour itinerary builder

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Drive
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Piran
— 1 day
Shuttle
2
Izola
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Maribor
— 1 night
Drive
5
Rogaška Slatina
— 1 night
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Piran

— 1 day
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 10th (Tue), make a trip to Tartini Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, then make a trip to Walls of Piran, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Piran trip planning app.

Ljubljana to Piran is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Piran, with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to take a shuttle to Izola.

Things to do in Piran

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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Izola

— 3 nights
Located on the Adriatic coast, the old fishing town of Izola draws travelers with the enticing atmosphere of its Mediterranean streets.
Change things up with these side-trips from Izola: Postojna (Guštarna, Postojna Cave, &more), Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan) and Lipica Stud Farm (in Lipica). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, enjoy the sand and surf at Strunjan Nature Reserve, see the interesting displays at Izolana - House of the Sea, and admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Izola vacation planner.

Izola is very close to Piran. In August, daytime highs in Izola are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Izola

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Beaches

Side Trips

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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 14th (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, then get outside with Outdoor Activities, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

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You can drive from Izola to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Izola in August; daily highs in Bohinjsko Jezero reach 28°C and lows reach 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Maribor.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports
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Maribor

— 1 night
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Old Vine House, take in the dramatic natural features at Pyramid Archaeological Site, and then stroll through Mariborsko Pohorje Ski Resort.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Maribor online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Maribor in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Maribor can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can drive to Rogaška Slatina.

Things to do in Maribor

Parks · Museums · Nature · Winter Sports
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Rogaška Slatina

— 1 night
Rogaska Slatina is well known for its spa and curative mineral water rich in magnesium.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): stroll around Janina, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Olimje Monastery, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally identify plant and animal life at Jelenov Greben Homestead.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Rogaška Slatina holiday tool.

Getting from Maribor to Rogaška Slatina by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Rogaška Slatina are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Rogaška Slatina

Wildlife · Shopping · Spas · Parks

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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.