12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Kamnik
— 1 night
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Bled
— 2 nights
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Kobarid
— 2 nights
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Piran
— 3 nights
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Škocjan
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Postojna
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Ljubljana
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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 29th (Sat): savor the flavors at Food & Drink, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and then snap pictures at Dragon Bridge. Keep things going the next day: have fun and explore at House of Illusions, take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, then take in the views from Triple Bridge, then get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, and finally step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Ljubljana online trip itinerary maker.

London, UK to Ljubljana is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Ljubljana is 1 hour. Traveling from London in July, you will find days in Ljubljana are somewhat warmer (32°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to go by car to Kamnik.
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Kamnik — 1 night

History buffs can spend their entire Kamnik vacation soaking in the town's medieval appeal at two castles, monastery, and lively streets packed with artisanal workshops.
On the 31st (Mon), soothe aching muscles at Natural Health Resort, tour the pleasant surroundings at Krvavec, then take in the awesome beauty at Velika Planina, then pause for some serene contemplation at Franciscan Monastery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Little Castle.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Kamnik trip planner.

Kamnik is just a stone's throw from Ljubljana. In July, daytime highs in Kamnik are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can go by car to Bled.
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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 1st (Tue): admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed): head off the coast to Bled Island, take in the dramatic natural features at Vintgar Gorge, then explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Bled trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Kamnik to Bled in an hour. In August in Bled, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kobarid.
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Kobarid — 2 nights

At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bovec (Kayaking & Canoeing & Virje Waterfall). Next up on the itinerary: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, appreciate the views at Soča Valley, make a trip to Bridge of Napoleon, and take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge.

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Drive from Bled to Kobarid in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Kobarid are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.
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Piran — 3 nights

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Piran is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Tartini Square, examine the collection at Koper Regional Museum, get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, and enjoy the sand and surf at Strunjan Nature Reserve.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Piran road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Kobarid to Piran takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Kobarid in August, with highs in Piran at 34°C and lows at 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Škocjan.
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Škocjan

Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Škocjan online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Piran to Škocjan takes an hour. On the 8th (Tue), you're off to Postojna.
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Postojna

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.
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Postojna is very close to Škocjan. In August, daytime highs in Postojna are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. On the 8th (Tue), you're off to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana

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You can drive from Postojna to Ljubljana in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. On the 8th (Tue), you'll travel 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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