9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia Trip Planner

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Bled
— 1 night
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Ljubljana
— 3 nights
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Lower Carniola Region
— 2 nights
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Portorož
— 2 nights
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Bled

— 1 night
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Martin's Parish Church, then see the interesting displays at Museum of Apiculture, and then examine the collection at Liznjekova house. On the 7th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Museum of Alpine Dairy Farming and then add some adventure to your tour with Maya Team.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Bled trip planner.

Ljubljana to Bled is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bled

Museums · Adventure · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Ljubljana

— 3 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Franciscan Church of the Annunciation and Railway Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Postojna (Adventure Park & Postojna Cave). Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with Watermelon Ljubljana by Bike, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, browse the collection at National and University Library, and explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana visit site.

Getting from Bled to Ljubljana by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Lower Carniola Region.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Fun & Games · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 7 — 10:

Lower Carniola Region

— 2 nights
On the 11th (Fri), test the waters at Terme Čatež and then examine the collection at Brežice Castle. On your second day here, indulge in some personalized pampering at Vitarium Spa & Clinique and then indulge in some personalized pampering at Terme Krka.

To find maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Lower Carniola Region trip maker.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Lower Carniola Region in 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Lower Carniola Region can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Portorož.

Things to do in Lower Carniola Region

Spas · Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 10 — 12:

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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Francis of Assisi, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, then make a trip to Walls of Piran, and finally discover the deep blue sea with Piran Divers. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Portorož Beach, then indulge in some personalized pampering at Adria Ankaran Wellness Centre, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Portorož road trip site.

Traveling by car from Lower Carniola Region to Portorož takes 2.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Lower Carniola Region in September since evenings lows in Portorož dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Portorož

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 12 — 14:

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.