8 days in Idrija & Metlika Itinerary

8 days in Idrija & Metlika Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Idrija
1
Idrija
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Metlika
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
End: Idrija

5
nights
Idrija

Idrija ©
While on holiday in Idrija, you'll be able to see a World Heritage Site featuring one of the largest mercury mines in the entire world.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Idrija: Cerkev Zalostne Matere bozje (in Predjama), Wine Tours & Tastings (in Vipava) and Predjama Castle (in Postojna). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum, pause for some photo ops at Franja Partisan Hospital, explore the historical opulence of Sneznik Castle Museum, and Head underground at Krizna Jama Cave.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Idrija driving holiday planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Idrija. In May in Idrija, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 9°C at night. On the 20th (Wed), you're off to Metlika.

Things to do in Idrija

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Cerkno, Cerkev Zalostne Matere bozje, Železniki Blast Furnace, Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem), Wine Tours & Tastings
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Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum ©
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum
Gewerkenegg Castle ©
Gewerkenegg Castle
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle

2
nights
Metlika

Metlika ©
Metlika is a town and municipality in the southeastern Slovenia. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Galerija Kambic as well as Belokranjski Muzej. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): explore the world behind art at Galerija Kambic, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Novo Mesto Cathedral, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Metlika trip itinerary app.

Getting from Idrija to Metlika by car takes about 2 hours. In May, daytime highs in Metlika are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. On the 22nd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Metlika

Museums Historic Sites Spas

Side Trips

Novo Mesto Cathedral, Spas
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Belokranjski Muzej ©
Belokranjski Muzej
Galerija Kambic ©
Galerija Kambic
Novo Mesto Cathedral
Novo Mesto Cathedral