13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia tour planner
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
Drive
5
Soča
Drive
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Piran
— 2 nights
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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.
On the 25th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Romarska c. Matere Bozje, then look for gifts at Pekarna Osem, and then explore the activities along Ljubljanica River. Keep things going the next day: snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, then ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, then snap pictures at Cobblers' Bridge, and finally don't miss a visit to Ljubljana Castle.

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

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Ljubljana is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also fly. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Dubai to Ljubljana due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dubai in October, expect Ljubljana to be cooler, temps between 18°C and 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to 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 28th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Vintgar Gorge, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, then walk around Spa Park, and finally whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Bled trip planning website.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bled in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. October in Bled sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time 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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, then take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Sun): see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum, then examine the collection at Museum of Alpine Dairy Farming, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, and finally glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero online day trip planner.

Bohinjsko Jezero is just a stone's throw from Bled. In October, daily temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. You will leave for Kranjska Gora on the 31st (Mon).
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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 31st (Mon): make a trip to Ajdovska Deklica, then identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, then make a trip to The Russian Chapel, and finally identify plant and animal life at Zelenci Nature Reserve.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Kranjska Gora online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in October, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Soča.
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Soča

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Soča online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Kranjska Gora to Soča by car takes about 2.5 hours. Traveling from Kranjska Gora in November, things will get somewhat warmer in Soča: highs are around 17°C and lows about 8°C. On the 1st (Tue), you'll travel to Piran.
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Piran — 2 nights

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 2nd (Wed), don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, relax in the rural setting at Fonda Fish Farm, admire the landmark architecture of Benečanka Venetian House, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square. On the 3rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, then ponder the design of Da Ponte Fountain, and finally get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Piran day trip tool.

Drive from Soča to Piran in 2 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can 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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