9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Drive
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Maribor
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
3
Kranj
— 2 nights
Drive
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Portorož
— 3 nights
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Maribor

Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Lent, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Plague Column, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. George, then pause for some serene contemplation at Parish Church of St. Marija - Ptujskogorska Mother of God, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Mariborsko Pohorje Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the ancient world of Water Tower, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Franciscan Church, then identify plant and animal life at Maribor City Park, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Maribor Cathedral.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Maribor travel route planning website.

Innsbruck, Austria to Maribor is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. In July in Maribor, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

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1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip tool.

You can drive from Maribor to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Maribor in July: highs in Bohinjsko Jezero hover around 29°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Kranj.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Transportation
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Vogel ©
Must see
Vogel
4.5
Savica Waterfall ©
Waterfall
Savica Waterfall
3.3
Lake Bohinj ©
Must see
Lake Bohinj
4.8

2
nights
Kranj

The capital of Slovenia's Alps, Kranj allows you to stand with one foot in the nature and another in a town that's both a cultural center and a base for outdoor activities.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): get into the urban bustle at Layer House, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Šmarjetna Mountain, then appreciate the history behind Franja Partisan Hospital, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Jacob Church. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Little Castle, tour the pleasant surroundings at Krvavec, then admire the local landmark of Plečnik's Arcade & Fountain, and finally explore the historical opulence of Brdo Castle.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Kranj trip builder.

Drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranj in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to drive to Portorož.

Things to do in Kranj

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

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Krvavec ©
Ski Area
Krvavec
4.3
Little Castle ©
Religious Site
Little Castle
4.3

3
nights
Portorož

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.
You'll get in some beach time at Portorož Beach and Strunjan Nature Reserve. Get in touch with nature at Škocjan Caves and Šalet Tunnel. There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Škocjanski Zatok Nature Reserve, admire the striking features of Benečanka Venetian House, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Francis of Assisi, and get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Portorož trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kranj to Portorož takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Kranj in July since evenings lows in Portorož dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Portorož

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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