8 days in Slovenian Littoral Region Itinerary

8 days in Slovenian Littoral Region Itinerary

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Drive
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Strunjan
— 1 day
Drive
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Portorož
— 1 night
Taxi
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Piran
— 2 nights
Shuttle
4
Koper
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ankaran
— 2 nights
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Strunjan

— 1 day
Strunjan provides easy access to the nearby nature reserve, the longest section of unspoiled coastline in the Gulf of Trieste.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Strunjan Nature Reserve and then get great views at Strunjan Cliff.

To find ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Strunjan trip website.

Split, Croatia to Strunjan is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Split in January, with highs in Strunjan at 11°C and lows at 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Portorož.

Things to do in Strunjan

Beaches · Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jan 11 — 12:

Portorož

— 1 night
A resort town on the country's scenic Adriatic coastline, Portoroz offers many spas with all kinds of therapeutic treatments, many based on the brine and mud from the area's salt pans.
On the 12th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Parish Church of the Virgin Mary of the Rosary, try to win big at Casino Riviera, then enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach, and finally try to win big at Grand Casino Portorož.

To find ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Portorož tour planner.

Portorož is very close to Strunjan. In January, daytime highs in Portorož are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Portorož

Casinos · Fun & Games · Beaches · Parks
Find places to stay Jan 11 — 12:

Piran

— 2 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Krstilnica sv.Janeza Krstnika, admire the landmark architecture of Benečanka Venetian House, have fun and explore at Mediadom Pyrhani, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, then view the masterpieces at Nika's Tiny House, and finally steep yourself in history at First of May Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Thu): take in the waterfront at Port Piran, see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, admire the striking features of Sodna palaca, then don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, then relax and rejuvenate at Fish Spa Piran, and finally engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Piran travel route builder app.

Piran is just a short distance from Portorož. In January, daytime highs in Piran are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Koper.

Things to do in Piran

Museums · Historic Sites · Spas · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Jan 12 — 14:

Koper

— 2 nights
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Taverna Koper, admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, then admire the landmark architecture of Piazza Tito, then don't miss a visit to St. Anne's Friary, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa Veneziana. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at Lisjak - Premium extra virgin olive oil from Slovenian Istria, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Histria Botanica, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Planet Koper.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Koper trip planner.

Koper is very close to Piran. January in Koper sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Ankaran.

Things to do in Koper

Breweries & Distilleries · Classes · Shopping · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 14 — 16:

Ankaran

— 2 nights
Ankaran is a town in the Municipality of Ankaran, located near the border with Italy, in the Littoral region of Slovenia. On the 17th (Sun), explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, take a pleasant ride with Lipica Stud Farm, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at Adria Ankaran Wellness Centre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Museo Militare Di Pivka and then explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Ankaran trip planning site.

Ankaran is just a stone's throw from Koper. In January in Ankaran, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 1°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ankaran

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

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Slovenian Littoral Region travel guide

4.4
Water Sports · Landmarks · Caves

Slovenian Istria travel guide

4.4
Landmarks · Sacred & Religious Sites · Churches