7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia visit planner
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Make it your trip
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
Drive
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Bled
— 1 night
Drive
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Piran
— 2 nights
Drive
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Postojna
— 1 night
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 1 night

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Ljubljana — 1 night

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sts. Cyril and Methodius Orthodox Church.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Ljubljana vacation maker.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. September in Ljubljana sees daily highs of 68°F and lows of 50°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bled.
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Bled — 1 night

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Khislstein Castle, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, then explore the fascinating underground world of Pokljuka Gorge, and finally trek along Vintgar Gorge. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Liznjekova house, look for all kinds of wild species at Zelenci Nature Reserve, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Bled trip maker.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. September in Bled sees daily highs of 69°F and lows of 50°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Piran.
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Piran — 2 nights

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 15th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Francis of Assisi, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Piran Minorite Monastery.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Piran road trip planning site.

Drive from Bled to Piran in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Bled in September, with highs in Piran at 76°F and lows at 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Postojna.
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Postojna — 1 night

With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): Head underground at Postojna Cave and then examine the collection at Karst Museum.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Postojna sightseeing planning tool.

You can drive from Piran to Postojna in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Piran in September, with highs in Postojna at 69°F and lows at 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, then get to know the fascinating history of Cankarjevo Nabrežje, and finally get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Contemporary History. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sun): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Velika Planina and then browse the exhibits of Škofja Loka Castle.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Ljubljana trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Postojna to Ljubljana takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel back home.
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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.
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