8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 1 night
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Drive
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Celje
— 1 night
Drive
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Velenje
— 1 night
Drive
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Piran
— 2 nights
Drive

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Ljubljana

— 1 night
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 5th (Thu): take in the views from Dragon Bridge, take in the views from Triple Bridge, stop by Ljubljana Old Town, then look for gifts at Piranske Soline, and finally step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle. On your second day here, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, then explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

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The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Ljubljana. In November, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature · Parks

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Bohinjsko Jezero

— 2 nights
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
On the 7th (Sat), explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, and finally see the interesting displays at Museum of Alpine Dairy Farming. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Ukanc Military Cemetery, then hike along Golden Horn Fairyland, and finally get engrossed in the history at Oplen House Museum.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Bohinjsko Jezero attractions planner.

Drive from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Ljubljana in November, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Bohinjsko Jezero: temperatures range from 8°C by day to 2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Celje.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

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Celje

— 1 night
An old city with a modern vibe, Celje features a castle and historical town center, surrounded by a green landscpe tailor-made for an exciting and active holiday.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Laško Municipality - Lilie Family Castle, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Laško Brewery, then soothe aching muscles at Thermana Park Laško, and finally don't miss a visit to Green Gold Beer Fountain.

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Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Celje takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in November, you will find days in Celje are somewhat warmer (13°C), and nights are about the same (3°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Velenje.

Things to do in Celje

Historic Sites · Spas · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

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Velenje

— 1 night
With its lakes and well-maintained grassy beaches, Velenje will satisfy every tourist eager to relax or take a swim during summer months.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): discover the riches below the earth's surface at The Coal Mining Museum of Slovenia, get engrossed in the history at Velenje Museum, explore the fascinating underground world of Hell Cave, then pause for some serene contemplation at The Parish Church of the Assumption of Mary, and finally stroll around Spa Park.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Velenje online trip itinerary maker.

Velenje is very close to Celje. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in November, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Piran.

Things to do in Velenje

Parks · Museums · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Piran

— 2 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 11th (Wed), make a trip to Tartini Square, admire the striking features of Sodna palaca, explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, then admire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace, and finally don't miss a visit to Parenzana. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Francis of Assisi, admire the landmark architecture of Benečanka Venetian House, make a trip to Walls of Piran, then relax and rejuvenate at Fish Spa Piran, and finally engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Piran holiday planning website.

Traveling by car from Velenje to Piran takes 2.5 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Velenje in November: high temperatures in Piran hover around 17°C and lows are around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Piran

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Spas

Side Trips

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Slovenia travel guide

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Castles · Bodies of Water · Caves
Sunny Side of the Alps
From snowcapped Alpine peaks to sandy Adriatic beaches, a trip to Slovenia is like taking several vacations at once. Whatever the season, the country offers enticing natural attractions, all close at hand, including thick forests, scenic valleys, cave systems, waterfalls, lakes, and the Adriatic coast. For those seeking an active holiday, you'll fine an abundance of ski slopes, trails to hike, roads to bike, and rocks to climb. Pay a visit to some of Slovenia's spa resorts and take advantage of the fresh mountain air and thermal waters. Various castles, churches, and historical towns--many of which are fully preserved--tell stories of the country's past. In Slovenia's major cities, admire the architecture, explore the local arts, visit museums, and chat with the locals over a cup of coffee. Slovenian cuisine offers a blend of Alpine and Mediterranean tastes and is definitely worth trying, along with the country's wines.