9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Maribor
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Maribor
— 1 night
Drive
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Ptuj
— 1 night
Drive
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Celje
— 1 night
Drive
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Bled
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Ljubljana
Drive
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Škocjan
Drive
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Predjama
Drive
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Postojna
— 1 night
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 3 nights
Shuttle to Zagreb, Fly to Barcelona

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Maribor

— 1 night
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Maribor Cathedral as well as Plague Column.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Maribor trip itinerary maker website.

Barcelona, Spain to Maribor is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Barcelona in July, plan for slightly colder nights in Maribor, with lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Ptuj.

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 5 — 6:

Ptuj

— 1 night
A tour of Ptuj reveals an old town filled with new experiences.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): examine the collection at Ptuj Castle, make a trip to Ptuj City Tower, appreciate the history behind Orpheus Monument, then steep yourself in history at Terme Ptuj, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at The Minorite Monastery of Saints Peter and Paul.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Ptuj trip itinerary site.

Getting from Maribor to Ptuj by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to drive to Celje.

Things to do in Ptuj

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 6 — 7:

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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Celje Regional Museum and then explore the fascinating underground world of Hell Cave.

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You can drive from Ptuj to Celje in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Celje can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Bled.

Things to do in Celje

Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 7 — 8:

Bled

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Bled travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Celje to Bled takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. You'll set off for Bohinjsko Jezero on the 8th (Thu).

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Adventure
Find places to stay Jul 8 — 9:

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.
To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero travel itinerary planner.

Bohinjsko Jezero is just a stone's throw from Bled. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. On the 9th (Fri), you'll travel to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 8 — 9:

Ljubljana

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Ljubljana driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. On the 9th (Fri), you'll travel to Škocjan.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 9 — 10:

Škocjan

Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Škocjan trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Ljubljana to Škocjan by car takes about an hour. You will leave for Predjama on the 9th (Fri).

Things to do in Škocjan

Nature · Parks · Trails · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 9 — 10:

Predjama

Predjama is a small settlement in the Municipality of Postojna in the Inner Carniola region of Slovenia.LandmarksCastlePredjama Castle, a Renaissance castle and a major tourist attraction in Slovenia, is located at the mouth of a cave just above the settlement.ChurchOur Lady of Sorows Church in the settlement is a chapel of ease of the Parish of Studeno. To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Predjama online attractions planner.

Getting from Škocjan to Predjama by car takes about an hour. On the 9th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Postojna.

Things to do in Predjama

Nature · Trails · Outdoors · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 9 — 10:

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 9th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Toplar Double Hayrack, then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, then stop by Guštarna, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Cerknica Lake.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Postojna day trip site.

Postojna is just a short distance from Predjama. July in Postojna sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Postojna

Historic Sites · Nature · Shopping · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 9 — 10:

Ljubljana

— 3 nights
Spend the 11th (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Explore Ljubljana further: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, engage your brain at House of Experiments - Hisa eksperimentov, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana road trip planner.

You can drive from Postojna to Ljubljana in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 9 — 13:

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.