8 days in Alpine Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Alpine Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Alpine Slovenia trip planner

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Solčava
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Solčava
— 1 day
Drive
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Maribor
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kobarid
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 3 nights
Fly

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Solčava

— 1 day
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.
On the 10th (Sun), take a memorable drive along Solčava Panoramic Road and then walk around Logar Valley Landscape Park.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Solčava tour builder app.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Solčava is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tel Aviv to Solčava. Traveling from Tel Aviv in October, things will get much colder in Solčava: highs are around 18°C and lows about 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can drive to Maribor.

Things to do in Solčava

Parks · Nature · Scenic Drive · Outdoors
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Maribor

— 2 nights
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
On the 11th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Maribor Cathedral, then fly down the slopes at Mariborsko Pohorje Ski Resort, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Franciscan Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Three Ponds, then explore the striking landscape at Pyramid Archaeological Site, and then examine the collection at Maribor Regional Museum.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Maribor tour itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Solčava to Maribor in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and train; or take a bus. In October in Maribor, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can go by car to Kobarid.

Things to do in Maribor

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Winter Sports
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Kobarid

— 2 nights
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 13th (Wed): sample the tasty concoctions at Thirsty River Brewing, then explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Boka Waterfall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit, then explore the activities along Soča Valley, and then don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Kobarid online route planner.

Drive from Maribor to Kobarid in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Maribor in October, expect nights in Kobarid to be about the same, around 6°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Kobarid

Nature · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Bled

— 3 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Get in touch with nature at Mala Osojnica and Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Ojstrica and Zgornjesavska Valley. Venture out of the city with trips to Kranjska Gora (Ajdovska Deklica & Zelenci Nature Reserve) and Church of St John the Baptist (in Bohinjsko Jezero). There's lots more to do: find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, see the interesting displays at Museum of Apiculture, and pause for some photo ops at Colnar - Boatman.

To find out how to plan a trip to Bled, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Kobarid to Bled in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

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