12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Start: Kosice
Drive:  7 h
1
Maribor
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Ljubljana
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 3 nights
Bus:  30 min
4
Zgornje Gorje
— 2 nights
Drive:  15 min
5
Bled
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Postojna
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h
End: Zadar

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Maribor

Maribor ©
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
On the 4th (Sat), examine the collection at Old Vine House.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Maribor attractions planner.

Kosice, Slovakia to Maribor is an approximately 6.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. In July, daily temperatures in Maribor can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. On the 4th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a shuttle to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Maribor

Museums
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Old Vine House ©
Old Vine House

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Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 4th (Sat), snap pictures at Dragon Bridge (Zmajski Most), make a trip to Preseren Square, and then snap pictures at Triple Bridge.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Ljubljana travel route planning tool .

You can take a shuttle from Maribor to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. On the 5th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks
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Tivoli Park ©
Tivoli Park
Triple Bridge ©
Triple Bridge
Dragon Bridge ©
Dragon Bridge

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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bohinjsko Jezero: Kobarid (Slap Krampez & Drežnica Village), The Source of Soca River (in Soca) and Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit (in Tolmin). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, see the interesting displays at Museum of Alpine Dairy Farming, and admire the sheer force of Waterfall Savica.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Bohinjsko Jezero tour planning app .

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Bohinjsko Jezero are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can catch the bus to Zgornje Gorje.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Kobarid, Mount Triglav, The Source of Soca River, Church of St John the Baptist, Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Savica Waterfall ©
Savica Waterfall
Slap Krampez ©
Slap Krampez

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Zgornje Gorje

Zgornje Gorje ©
Nestled in a green valley and surrounded by rolling hills, Zgornje Gorje is dominated by the spire of the parish church in the center of the village.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): stroll through Horseback riding at Kolenc farm, then Head underground at Pokljuka Gorge, and then stroll through Vintgar Gorge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Pocar Farm, then take in the dramatic scenery at Peričnik Waterfall, and then get engrossed in the history at Jesenice Upper Sava Museum.

For ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Zgornje Gorje vacation maker app .

Zgornje Gorje is just a short distance from Bohinjsko Jezero. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. You'll set off for Bled on the 10th (Fri).

Things to do in Zgornje Gorje

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Mojstrana, Pokljuka Gorge, Jesenice Upper Sava Museum
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Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Peričnik Waterfall ©
Peričnik Waterfall
Pokljuka Gorge ©
Pokljuka Gorge

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nights
Bled

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): whizz through the canopy at categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_top_local_zipline_courses_and_adventure_parks and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bled Island. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Straza Bled, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Martin's Parish Church.

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Bled is very close to Zgornje Gorje. In July in Bled, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle
Bled Island ©
Bled Island

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nights
Postojna

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Piran (Sodna palaca, Tartini Square (Tartinijev trg), &more), Kobarid (Kobarid Museum & Kozjak Waterfalls) and Portoroz Beach (in Portoroz). The adventure continues: Head underground at Postojna Cave, contemplate the waterfront views at Cerknica Lake, and step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle.

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Drive from Bled to Postojna in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In July in Postojna, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Piran, Kobarid, Škocjan Caves, Portoroz Beach, Cerknica Lake
Highlights from your plan
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves

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