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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, then wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, then snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and finally snap pictures at Dragon Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and finally look for gifts at Guštarna.

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The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Ljubljana. In November, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

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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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, then fly down the slopes at Vogel, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Ukanc Military Cemetery.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary 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 slightly colder days and about the same nights in Bohinjsko Jezero: temperatures range from 8°C by day to 2°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 8th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Celje.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports
Find places to stay Nov 6 — 8:

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Thermana Park Laško and then admire the local landmark of Green Gold Beer Fountain.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Celje tour itinerary tool.

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. When traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in November, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Celje: temperatures range from 13°C by day to 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Velenje.

Things to do in Celje

Historic Sites · Spas · Breweries & Distilleries · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 8 — 9:

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.
On the 9th (Mon), admire the striking features of The Vovk Mill and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Parish Church of the Assumption of Mary.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Velenje trip itinerary planning site.

Velenje is just a stone's throw from Celje. In November in Velenje, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Piran.

Things to do in Velenje

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St Peter. On the next day, explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, admire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace, don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, then admire the striking features of Mestna loza - Piran, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Piran trip planner.

You can drive from Velenje to Piran in 2.5 hours. In November, Piran is somewhat warmer than Velenje - with highs of 17°C and lows of 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Piran

Nature · Parks · Spas · Historic Sites

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.