8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Zagreb, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 3 nights
Drive
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Škocjan
Drive
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Radovljica
— 2 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Dubai

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Ljubljana — 2 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: Postojna (Predjama Castle & Postojna Cave). There's lots more to do: step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Ljubljana attractions planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Ljubljana is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also fly. Traveling from Dubai to Ljubljana, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Dubai in November: high temperatures in Ljubljana hover around 11°C and lows are around 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bled.
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Tours · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature
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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.
Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Triglav National Park.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Bled sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bled in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Bled can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. On the 2nd (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Škocjan.
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Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Trails
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Škocjan

Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Škocjan trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Bled to Škocjan takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Radovljica.
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Radovljica — 2 nights

Radovljica is a medieval town right at the footsteps of the Julian Alps.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Khislstein Castle, take a stroll around Layer House, steep yourself in history at Old Town Centre of Radovljica, then stop by WoodWay, and finally get curious at Museum of Pharmacy and Alchemy.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Radovljica day trip site.

Drive from Škocjan to Radovljica in 1.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.
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Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Childrens Museums
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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.
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