9 days in Mediterranean & Karst Slovenia & Alpine Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Mediterranean & Karst Slovenia & Alpine Slovenia Itinerary

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Postojna
— 1 night
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Koper
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Bled
— 4 nights
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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 19th (Sat): learn about winemaking at Vinakras Sežana and then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves. On the 20th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: Head underground at Postojna Cave, then explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, and then tour the stables at Lipica Stud Farm.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Postojna trip website.

Moscow, Russia to Postojna is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Moscow to Postojna is minus 2 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Moscow in March; daily highs in Postojna reach 14°C and lows reach 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can go by car to Koper.
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Koper — 2 nights

A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): indulge in some personalized pampering at Fish Spa Piran, then don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Benečanka Venetian House. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Lisjak - Premium extra virgin olive oil from Slovenian Istria, identify plant and animal life at Sečovlje Salina Nature Park, and then make a trip to Walls of Piran.

To see ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Koper trip itinerary app.

Drive from Postojna to Koper in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Postojna in March since evenings lows in Koper dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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Bohinjsko Jezero — 1 night

The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
On the 23rd (Wed), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Ukanc Military Cemetery, and finally admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip planner.

Traveling by car from Koper to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, Bohinjsko Jezero is little chillier than Koper - with highs of 11°C and lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Bled.
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Bled — 4 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Get out of town with these interesting Bled side-trips: Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline (in Rateče) and Lake Jasna (in Kranjska Gora). The adventure continues: step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, take some stellar pictures from Ojstrica, and stroll through Straža Bled.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Bled trip tool.

Bled is just a short distance from Bohinjsko Jezero. Expect a daytime high around 14°C in March, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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