8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Murska Sobota
— 1 night
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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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Dveri Pax Winery and Big Guy's Wine Tour. Step off the beaten path and head to Maribor City Park and Plague Column. When in Maribor, make a side trip to see Church of St. John The Baptist in Oplotnica, approximately Oplotnica away. There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Lent, see the interesting displays at Slovenska Bistrica Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Maribor Cathedral, and do a tasting at Ramšak Winery.

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Senigallia, Italy to Maribor is an approximately 7-hour car ride. You can also drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Senigallia in September; daily highs in Maribor reach 24°C and lows reach 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Murska Sobota.
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Murska Sobota — 1 night

Murska Sobota features that distinctive charm of a small town in picturesque Central Europe.
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You can drive from Maribor to Murska Sobota in an hour. In September in Murska Sobota, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to drive to Ptuj.
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Ptuj — 2 nights

A tour of Ptuj reveals an old town filled with new experiences.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): appreciate the history behind Orpheus Monument. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Minorite Monastery of Saints Peter and Paul, learn about winemaking at Ptujska Klet, steep yourself in history at Terme Ptuj, then see the interesting displays at Dominican Monastery, then pause for some serene contemplation at Parish Church of St. Marija - Ptujskogorska Mother of God, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. George.

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You can drive from Murska Sobota to Ptuj in an hour. September in Ptuj sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to drive to Celje.
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Celje — 2 nights

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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sun): see the interesting displays at The Photographic Studio of Josip Pelikan, admire the striking features of Sevnica Castle, then step into the grandiose world of Raka Castle, then explore the historical opulence of Castle Brestanica, and finally look for gifts at Jelenov Greben Homestead.

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You can drive from Ptuj to Celje in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Celje can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. On the 12th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.
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Slovenia travel guide

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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.