10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Drive
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Celje
— 1 night
Drive
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Bled
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 day
Taxi
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Stara Fužina
— 1 night
Drive
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Postojna
— 1 night
Drive

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Ljubljana

— 2 nights
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 10th (Tue): glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area. On the 11th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, then visit Ljubljana Old Town, and finally take in the views from Triple Bridge.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana journey maker app.

Milan, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Milan in August, expect Ljubljana to be a bit cooler, temps between 31°C and 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Celje.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Adventure
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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.
On the 13th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Museum of Recent History Celje, then see the interesting displays at Celje Regional Museum, and then explore the historical opulence of Celje Castle. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Žiče Charterhouse, indulge your senses at Zlati Grič Wine Cellar, then examine the collection at Villa Svitanje, then explore the world behind art at Velenje Museum, and finally appreciate the history behind Tito Statue.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Celje trip maker site.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Celje in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Celje

Museums · Historic Sites · Wineries · Tours

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Bled

— 2 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): trek along Vintgar Gorge, explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, then admire the striking features of Bled Island, then take some stellar pictures from Ojstrica, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Iglica Waterfall.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Bled day trip planner.

Drive from Celje to Bled in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In August in Bled, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

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Bohinjsko Jezero

— 1 day
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 16th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, then get outside with Outdoor Activities, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bohinjsko Jezero day trip planner.

Bohinjsko Jezero is very close to Bled. In August in Bohinjsko Jezero, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Stara Fužina.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Adventure
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Stara Fužina

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, then take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Nicholas, and finally relax and rejuvenate at Aquapark & Wellness - Vodni Park Bohinj.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Stara Fužina trip itinerary planner.

Stara Fužina is just a short distance from Bohinjsko Jezero. In August in Stara Fužina, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Stara Fužina

Historic Sites · Spas · Nature · Parks

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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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): do a tasting at Vinakras Sežana, then learn about winemaking at Boris Lisjak Winery, then look for gifts at Guštarna, and finally view the masterpieces at Tourist Information Centre - Galerija. On the 19th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Karst Museum and then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Postojna journey planner.

You can drive from Stara Fužina to Postojna in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Postojna

Wineries · Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

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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.