7 days in Soča Valley, Piran & Ljubljana & Central Slovenia Itinerary

7 days in Soča Valley, Piran & Ljubljana & Central Slovenia Itinerary

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Kobarid
— 1 night
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Piran
— 3 nights
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Shuttle to Trieste, Fly to Dresden

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Kobarid

— 1 night
At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge. On your second day here, take in the dramatic scenery at Virje Waterfall, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and then admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Kobarid visit website.

Dresden, Germany to Kobarid is an approximately 9.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. September in Kobarid sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Kobarid

Nature · Parks · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Piran

— 3 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Relax by the water at Debeli Rtič Landscape Park and Zusterna Beach. Visiting Portorož Beach and Škocjan Caves will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, admire the local landmark of Da Ponte Fountain, learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Piran Minorite Monastery.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Piran trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Kobarid to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Kobarid in September, expect Piran to be a bit warmer, temps between 28°C and 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

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Ljubljana

— 2 nights
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 (Sat): take in the views from Triple Bridge, wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, then take a stroll through Metelkova, and finally stroll around Tivoli Park. On the next day, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

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Getting from Piran to Ljubljana by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, Ljubljana is a bit cooler than Piran - with highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Neighborhoods
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