16 days in Slovenia, Spain & Milan Itinerary

16 days in Slovenia, Spain & Milan Itinerary

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Fly to Zagreb, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bled, Slovenia
— 2 nights
Shuttle to Trieste, Fly to Milan
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Milan, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly
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Madrid, Spain
— 4 nights
Fly
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Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
Fly

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Ljubljana, Slovenia — 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): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Sun): explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, then explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, and finally get engrossed in the history at The Secret Rooms of Hotel Jama.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Ljubljana tour planner.

Bengaluru, India to Ljubljana is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. In October, Ljubljana is cooler than Bengaluru - with highs of 18°C and lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to drive to Bled.
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Bled, Slovenia — 2 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Here are some ideas for day two: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, then savor the flavors at Wine Tasting Bled, and finally explore the striking landscape at Vintgar Gorge.

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Getting from Ljubljana to Bled by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Bled are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Milan.
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Milan, Italy — 3 nights

Fashion Capital of World

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Change things up with these side-trips from Milan: Como (Basilica di Sant'Abbondio & Basilica di San Fedele) and Tremezzina (Villa Carlotta & Villa del Balbianello). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Milano, contemplate the long history of Castello Sforzesco, test your team's savvy at La Casa Maledetta, and don't miss a visit to Piazza del Duomo.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Milan trip planning tool.

Getting from Bled to Milan by combination of shuttle and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Bled in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Milan, with lows of 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Madrid.
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Madrid, Spain — 4 nights

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Venture out of the city with trips to Toledo (Casco Historico de Toledo, Catedral Primada, &more). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, and make a trip to Puerta del Sol.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Madrid trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by flight from Milan to Madrid takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November, daytime highs in Madrid are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Barcelona.
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Barcelona, Spain — 4 nights

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Barcelona is known for sightseeing, parks, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Basilica de la Sagrada Familia, don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona online attractions planner.

Fly from Madrid to Barcelona in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Madrid in November, with highs in Barcelona at 21°C and lows at 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to fly 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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Spain travel guide

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A colorful country known for its relaxed lifestyle, vibrant nightlife, excellent food, and world-famous folklore and festivals, Spain boasts a huge number of World Heritage Sites and other spectacular places to visit. It also deserves its reputation as a beach vacation destination; the Western edge of the Mediterranean Sea is home to some of the world’s top beaches. But Spain’s geography is so much more than just soft, sandy shores. Its landscapes are as diverse as its people, ranging from lush meadows and snowy mountains to huge marshes and sprawling deserts. The countryside bursts with unspoiled villages of timeless beauty and old-world charm, as well as vast and varied nature preserves.
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