8 days in Piran, Postojna & Ljubljana Itinerary

8 days in Piran, Postojna & Ljubljana Itinerary

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Piran
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Postojna
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Ljubljana
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Piran

— 1 night
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 9th (Mon), take in the exciting artwork at Nika's Tiny House, then don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, then admire the striking features of Sodna palaca, and finally get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Piran trip planning tool.

Venice, Italy to Piran is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. In August, daytime highs in Piran are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. On the 10th (Tue), you'll travel to Postojna.

Things to do in Piran

Museums · Shopping · Childrens Museums
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Postojna

— 2 nights
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 10th (Tue): Head underground at Postojna Cave, look for gifts at Guštarna, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Cerknica Lake. On the next day, explore the fascinating underground world of Planina Cave, Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Postojna online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Piran to Postojna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Piran in August: high temperatures in Postojna hover around 31°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature · Parks · Shopping · Historic Sites

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Ljubljana

— 4 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Bled (Straža Bled, Bled Island, &more) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, take in the views from Triple Bridge, ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Ljubljana trip builder website.

Getting from Postojna to Ljubljana by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

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