7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Lipica
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Ljubljana
— 3 nights
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Laško
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Maribor
— 1 night
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Podsreda
— 1 night
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Dolenjske Toplice
— 1 night
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Lipica

Known for its Lipizzaner horses, Lipica is nevertheless more than just a horse lover's heaven.
On the 7th (Sat), examine the collection at Lipizzan Museum Lipikum.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Lipica online holiday planner.

Rome, Italy to Lipica is an approximately 7.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Rome in August, things will get little chillier in Lipica: highs are around 34°C and lows about 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Lipica

Museums
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Ljubljana

— 3 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Keep things going the next day: step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, then take in the views from Triple Bridge, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Ljubljana trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Lipica to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Lipica in August, with highs in Ljubljana at 31°C and lows at 15°C. On the 10th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Laško.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Neighborhoods · Parks

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Laško

Nestled on the banks of the Savinja River, Lasko is both a spa town and home to the country's largest and most famous brewery.
On the 10th (Tue), walk around Laško Spa Park and then get engrossed in the history at Lasko Museum.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Laško trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Laško in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Laško can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can go by car to Maribor.

Things to do in Laško

Parks · Museums
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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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): do a tasting at Ramšak Winery and then savor the flavors at Big Guy's Wine Tour.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Maribor trip planner.

Traveling by car from Laško to Maribor takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a 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 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Podsreda.

Things to do in Maribor

Wineries · Tours
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Podsreda

— 1 night
Podsreda is a village in the Municipality of Kozje in eastern Slovenia. To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Podsreda trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Maribor to Podsreda in 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. On the 12th (Thu), you'll travel to Dolenjske Toplice.

Things to do in Podsreda

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Wineries
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Dolenjske Toplice

— 1 night
Dolenjske Toplice is a settlement near Novo Mesto in southeastern Slovenia and is the seat of the Municipality of Dolenjske Toplice. Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): delve into the lush surroundings at Krokar Primeval Forest.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Dolenjske Toplice day trip site.

You can drive from Podsreda to Dolenjske Toplice in 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Dolenjske Toplice are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. On the 13th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dolenjske Toplice

Nature · 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.