10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip itinerary planner
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Ljubljana
— 5 nights
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
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Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
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Piran
— 1 night
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Ljubljana — 5 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Kids will enjoy Room Escape Games and Ljubljana Old Town. Venture out of the city with trips to Stahovica (Preskar Museum & Velika Planina), Climbing Tours (in Bled) and Postojna (Predjama Castle, Postojna Cave, &more). Spend the 29th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, take in the views from Dragon Bridge, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana day trip site.

Turin, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Turin in December: high temperatures in Ljubljana hover around 5°C and lows are around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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Bohinjsko Jezero — 2 nights

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 30th (Fri): shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, then take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, and then take in the awesome beauty at Vogel. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, then take in the awesome beauty at Planina Zajamniki, and finally don't miss a visit to Stara Fuzina.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero tour itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. December in Bohinjsko Jezero sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to drive to Kranjska Gora.
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Kranjska Gora — 1 night

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): fly down the slopes at Smučarska Šola ASK Kranjska Gora, then identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, then take a memorable drive along Mangart Saddle, and finally hit the slopes at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Kranjska Gora online sightseeing planner.

Drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in December, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.
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Piran — 1 night

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): make a trip to Tartini Square, admire the landmark architecture of Sodna palaca, get a taste of the local shopping with Nika's Tiny House, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, then indulge in some personalized pampering at Fish Spa Piran, and finally get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Piran road trip site.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Kranjska Gora in January; daily highs in Piran reach 11°C and lows reach 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to go by car 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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