8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Postojna
— 1 night
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 2 nights
Drive
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Maribor
— 2 nights
Drive

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Postojna — 1 night

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 13th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of The Secret Rooms of Hotel Jama and then explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Postojna travel itinerary planner.

Milan, Italy to Postojna is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. In November, Postojna is slightly colder than Milan - with highs of 11°C and lows of 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.
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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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Ljubljanica River, Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, Ljubljana Old Town, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): make a trip to Ljubljana Castle, then wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River. Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Škofja Loka Castle, steep yourself in history at Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum, then get to know the fascinating history of Cankarjevo Nabrežje, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Ljubljana trip itinerary builder app.

Drive from Postojna to Ljubljana in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Bled.
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Bled — 2 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Bled Castle has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): explore the striking landscape of Triglav National Park and then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Thu): contemplate the long history of France Preseren's Birth House - museum, steep yourself in history at Old Town Centre of Radovljica, then awaken your taste buds at Wine Tasting Bled, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Martin's Parish Church.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Bled road trip tool.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bled in an hour. Other options are to 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. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Maribor.
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Maribor — 2 nights

Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
On the 18th (Fri), get to know the fascinating history of Trg Svobode Square, see the interesting displays at Maribor Regional Museum, then have fun at Maribor City Park, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Franciscan Church, and finally learn the secrets of beer at Tasting Maribor. On the next day, grab your bike and head to Pekrska Gorca, explore the striking landscape at Pyramid Archaeological Site, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish Church of St. Marija - Ptujskogorska Mother of God, then make a trip to Prešernova Street, and finally steep yourself in history at Plague Column.

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You can drive from Bled to Maribor in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 3°C. You will have some time to spend on the 20th (Sun) before leaving for home.
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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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