56 days in Slovenia Itinerary

56 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Dammam
Fly + Drive:  18 h 30 min
1
Podčetrtek
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Novo Mesto
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
3
Ljubljana
— 31 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Koper
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Nova Gorica
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
6
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
7
Kranjska Gora
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  17 h 45 min
End: Dammam

2
nights
Podčetrtek

Podčetrtek ©
For most visitors on holiday in Podcetrtek, thermal waters remain the big draw.
Get out of town with these interesting Podčetrtek side-trips: Celje (City Park, The Photographic Studio of Josip Pelikan, &more) and The Parish Church of the Assumption of Mary (in Dobrna). There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Olimje Monastery, step into the grandiose world of Podsreda Castle, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and look for gifts at Jelenov Greben Homestead.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Podčetrtek trip itinerary maker site.

Dammam, Saudi Arabia to Podčetrtek is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Dammam in October, expect Podčetrtek to be cooler, temps between 19°C and 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to drive to Novo Mesto.

Things to do in Podčetrtek

Historic Sites Spas Parks

Side Trips

Celje, Podsreda Castle, The Parish Church of the Assumption of Mary
Find places to stay Oct 7 — 10:
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Olimje Monastery ©
Olimje Monastery
The Photographic Studio of Josip Pelikan ©
Spas

3
nights
Novo Mesto

Novo Mesto ©
Novo Mesto is the city on a bend of the Krka River in the City Municipality of Novo Mesto in southeastern Slovenia, close to the border with Croatia. Tourist Information Centre Novo Mesto has been added to your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Novo Mesto: River Krupa Spring (in Semič), Abbey Sticna (in Grosuplje) and Belokranjski Muzej (in Metlika). There's much more to do: play a few rounds at Golf Grad Otočec, take in the spiritual surroundings of Novo Mesto Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Franciscan Monastery, and Head underground at Kostanjevica Cave.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Novo Mesto road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Podčetrtek to Novo Mesto takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and shuttle. October in Novo Mesto sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Novo Mesto

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Kostanjevica na Krki, River Krupa Spring, Abbey Sticna, Belokranjski Muzej, Sevnica Castle
Find places to stay Oct 10 — 13:
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Sevnica Castle ©
Sevnica Castle
Golf Grad Otočec ©
Golf Grad Otočec
Belokranjski Muzej ©
Belokranjski Muzej

31
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Venture out of the city with trips to Pokljuska soteska Gorge (in Krnica), Bled (Colnar - Boatman, Bled Island, &more) and Iglica Waterfall (in Bohinjska Bela). The adventure continues: explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, take in the views from Triple Bridge, and trek along Vintgar Gorge.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Ljubljana online trip planner.

You can drive from Novo Mesto to Ljubljana in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Koper.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bled, Postojna, Radovljica, Pokljuska soteska Gorge, Vintgar Gorge
Find places to stay Oct 13 — Nov 13:
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Triglav National Park ©
Triglav National Park
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave

6
nights
Koper

Koper ©
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Venture out of the city with trips to Predjama Castle (in Postojna), Vinakras Sežana (in Sežana) and Pivka Park of Military History (in Pivka). The adventure continues: Head underground at Škocjan Caves, get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Veneziana, and relax in the rural setting at Fonda Fish Farm.

For more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Koper trip app.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Koper in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Ljubljana in November, things will get a bit warmer in Koper: highs are around 17°C and lows about 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Nova Gorica.

Things to do in Koper

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Piran, Portorož, Hrastovlje, Škocjan Caves, Predjama Castle
Find places to stay Nov 13 — 19:
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Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Fonda Fish Farm ©
Fonda Fish Farm

5
nights
Nova Gorica

Nova Gorica ©
A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
Get out of town with these interesting Nova Gorica side-trips: Soča Valley (in Bovec), Vzletisce Lijak - Lijak Jump Point (in Trnovo ob Soči) and Kobarid (Apitourism Kozjak & Krampež Waterfall). The adventure continues: take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge, don't miss a visit to Šmartno, get outside with Magma X, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Reservoir Dogs brewery.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Nova Gorica day trip app.

Traveling by car from Koper to Nova Gorica takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Nova Gorica can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Nova Gorica

Parks Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kojsko, Tolmin, Kobarid, Soča Valley, Bjana
Find places to stay Nov 19 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley
Tolmin Gorge ©
Tolmin Gorge
Apitourism Kozjak ©
Apitourism Kozjak

3
nights
Bohinjsko Jezero

Bohinjsko Jezero ©
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bohinjsko Jezero: Bovec (Ravelnik Open Air Museum, Thirsty River Brewing, &more) and Soča (Cerkev Sv Jozefa (Church of the Holy . Joseph) & The Source of Soca River). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, get engrossed in the history at Oplen House Museum, get in on the family fun at Golden Horn Fairyland, and take in the awesome beauty at Planina Zajamniki.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero day trip planning app.

Drive from Nova Gorica to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Nova Gorica in November: high temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero hover around 8°C and lows are around 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can go by car to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Bovec, Soča, Srednja vas v Bohinju
Find places to stay Nov 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Vogel ©
Vogel
Savica Waterfall ©
Savica Waterfall

4
nights
Kranjska Gora

Kranjska Gora ©
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Step out of Kranjska Gora with an excursion to Peričnik Waterfall in Mojstrana--about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, make a trip to Tromeja -Triple border, take in the dramatic scenery at Martuljek Waterfalls, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna.

For photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Kranjska Gora road trip planning tool.

Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in November, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Martuljek Waterfalls, Peričnik Waterfall
Find places to stay Nov 27 — Dec 1:
Highlights from your plan
Peričnik Waterfall ©
Peričnik Waterfall
Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass
Three Country Border ©
Three Country Border

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