9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Tolmin
— 3 nights
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Portorož
— 2 nights
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Postojna
— 1 night
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
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Maribor
— 1 night
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Tolmin — 3 nights

At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tolmin: Bovec (Zipline, Kayaking & Canoeing, &more). The adventure continues: appreciate the views at Soča Valley, see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, get engrossed in the history at Tolmin Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Italian Charnel House.

To see where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Tolmin trip itinerary planning site.

Udine, Italy to Tolmin is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. In May, daytime highs in Tolmin are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Portorož.
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Portorož — 2 nights

A resort town on the country's scenic Adriatic coastline, Portoroz offers many spas with all kinds of therapeutic treatments, many based on the brine and mud from the area's salt pans.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): take in the waterfront at Port Piran, get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, admire the striking features of Sodna palaca, make a trip to Walls of Piran, then enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach, and finally don't miss a visit to Parish Church of the Virgin Mary of the Rosary. Keep things going the next day: relax in the rural setting at Fonda Fish Farm, admire the striking features of Benečanka Venetian House, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Francis of Assisi, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square.

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Getting from Tolmin to Portorož by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Portorož are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can go by car to Postojna.
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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 1st (Thu): Head underground at Postojna Cave, step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and then visit the horses at Lipica Stud Farm.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Postojna trip app.

Drive from Portorož to Postojna in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Portorož in May, Postojna is a bit cooler at night with lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 1 night

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): take in the views from Dragon Bridge, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, visit Ljubljana Old Town, then ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, then step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip site.

Traveling by car from Postojna to Ljubljana takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can take a shuttle to Maribor.
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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.
On the 3rd (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Plague Column, make a trip to Main Square, see the interesting displays at Old Vine House, then get to know the fascinating history of Lent, then take in the dramatic natural features at Pyramid Archaeological Site, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Maribor Cathedral.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Maribor visit planner.

Getting from Ljubljana to Maribor by shuttle takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in June, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can drive back 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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