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— 4 nights
Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
— 1 night
Shuttle to Pula, Fly to London


Ljubljana — 4 nights

Family-friendly places like Ljubljana Old Town and Bled Castle will thrill your kids. Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Museum of Pharmacy and Alchemy (in Radovljica), Bled (Ojstrica, Bled Island, &more) and Postojna (The Secret Rooms of Hotel Jama, Postojna Cave, &more). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Ljubljana Castle, walk around Tivoli Park, get to know the resident critters at ZOO Ljubljana, and explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

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London, UK to Ljubljana is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from London to Ljubljana, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in March, Ljubljana is little chillier at night with lows of 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kranjska Gora.
Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods · Nature
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Kranjska Gora — 2 nights

Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): trek along Koseč Gorges, then shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, and then get great views at Mangart Saddle. Keep things going the next day: glide through natural beauty at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline, then stroll through Smučarska Šola ASK Kranjska Gora, then look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, and finally get great views at Three Country Border.

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Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Kranjska Gora takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In March in Kranjska Gora, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to drive to Portorož.
Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Tours
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Portorož — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): enjoy some diversion at Lisjak - Premium extra virgin olive oil from Slovenian Istria, get great views at Strunjan Cliff, then make a trip to Tartini Square, then don't miss a visit to Port Piran, and finally have fun and explore at Magical World of Shells Museum.

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Drive from Kranjska Gora to Portorož in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Kranjska Gora in March; daily highs in Portorož reach 17°C and lows reach 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel back home.
Fun & Games · Parks · Childrens Museums · Museums
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Slovenia travel guide

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.