9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
2
Maribor
— 1 night
3
Ljubljana
— 4 nights
4
Piran
— 2 nights

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Bohinjsko Jezero

Bohinjsko Jezero ©
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, find something for the whole family at Golden Horn Fairyland, take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, and finally admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero day trip planner.

Oviedo, Spain to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Oviedo in September: high temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero hover around 21°C and lows are around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can drive to Maribor.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Oplen House Museum
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Savica Waterfall ©
Savica Waterfall
Golden Horn Fairyland ©
Golden Horn Fairyland

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Maribor

Maribor ©
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): do a tasting at Ramšak Winery, then admire the natural beauty at Botanical Garden of University of Maribor, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Lent, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Maribor road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Maribor takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Maribor can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to take a shuttle to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Maribor

Wineries · Fun & Games · Parks
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Ramšak Winery ©
Ramšak Winery
Botanical Garden of University of Maribor ©
Botanical Garden of University of Maribor
Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor ©
Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor

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Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje), Bled (Parasailing & Paragliding & Bled Island) and Postojna (Postojna Cave, Predjama Castle, &more). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip itinerary builder.

You can take a shuttle from Maribor to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Postojna, Bled, Vintgar Gorge
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave

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Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 18th (Fri), admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Piran trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Ljubljana to Piran by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Ljubljana in September; daily highs in Piran reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Piran

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Škocjan Caves, Praetorian Palace
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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum