12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia vacation planner

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Bled
— 4 nights
Drive
2
Ljubljana
— 4 nights
Drive
3
Škocjan
— 1 night
Drive
4
Lipica
— 2 nights
Drive

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Bled

— 4 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Get some historical perspective at Old Town Centre of Radovljica and Bled Castle. Appreciate the collections at Museum of Hostages and Jalen's Birth House. Explore Bled's surroundings by going to Mostnica Gorge (in Stara Fužina), Vršič Pass (in Kranjska Gora) and Ukanc Military Cemetery (in Bohinjsko Jezero). There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Martin's Parish Church, contemplate the long history of Church of St. Lovrenc nad Zabreznico, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and hike along Vintgar Gorge.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Bled trip itinerary maker website.

Grenoble, France to Bled is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in June, and nighttime lows around 14°C. On the 25th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Trails

Side Trips

Ljubljana

— 4 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Cathedral of St. Nicholas and Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower. Do some cultural sightseeing at Cankarjevo Nabrežje and National Gallery. Venture out of the city with trips to Ptuj Castle (in Ptuj), Celje (Celje Castle & Early Christian Baptistery) and Škofja Loka Castle (in Škofja Loka). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, contemplate the long history of Plečnik's House, take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Contemporary History, and get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Ljubljana driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Bled to Ljubljana takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in June, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Škocjan.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Škocjan

— 1 night
Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Škocjan online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Škocjan takes an hour. On the 30th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Lipica.

Things to do in Škocjan

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip

Lipica

— 2 nights
Known for its Lipizzaner horses, Lipica is nevertheless more than just a horse lover's heaven.
On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Lipizzan Museum Lipikum, then get a taste of the local shopping with Avgust Cernigoj Gallery, then visit the horses at Lipica Stud Farm, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Military Museum Tabor.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Lipica trip builder.

Lipica is just a stone's throw from Škocjan. In June, daytime highs in Lipica are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lipica

Museums · Outdoors · Tours · Golf

Side Trip

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.