20 days in Slovenia Itinerary

20 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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20 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Start: Prague
Drive:  7​h
1
Ljubljana
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Podčetrtek
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
3
Brežice
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Piran
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Tolmin
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Kranjska Gora
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
End: Prague

6
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Attractions like ZOO Ljubljana and Minicity Ljubljana make great kid-friendly stops. You'll discover tucked-away gems like House of Experiments - Hisa eksperimentov and Mestni Trg. Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Postojna (Postojna Cave & Predjama Castle) and Green Gold Beer Fountain (in Zalec). There's lots more to do: visit Ljubljana Old Town, take in the views from Dragon Bridge (Zmajski Most), take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Contemporary History (Muzej Novejse Zgodovine Slovenije), and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Church (Franciskanska cerkev).

To see more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Ljubljana itinerary app .

Prague, Czech Republic to Ljubljana is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also take a shuttle; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Podčetrtek.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Postojna, Kranj, Green Gold Beer Fountain
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Minicity Ljubljana ©
Minicity Ljubljana
ZOO Ljubljana ©
ZOO Ljubljana

2
nights
Podčetrtek

Podčetrtek ©
For most visitors on holiday in Podcetrtek, thermal waters remain the big draw.
You've now added Terme Olimia to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): cool off at Thermal Park Aquluna and then indulge in some personalized pampering at Terme Olimia. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Jelenov Greben Homestead, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Olimje Monastery, get engrossed in the history at Koca Pri Carovnici, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Sv. Roka, and finally examine the collection at Rogatec Open Air Museum.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Podčetrtek trip builder tool .

You can drive from Ljubljana to Podčetrtek in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Podčetrtek are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to drive to Brežice.

Things to do in Podčetrtek

Theme Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Church of Sv. Roka, Rogatec Open Air Museum
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Thermal Park Aquluna ©
Thermal Park Aquluna
Terme Olimia ©
Terme Olimia
Olimje Monastery ©
Olimje Monastery

2
nights
Brežice

Brežice ©
A small town near the Croat border, Brezice experienced a tumultuous history typical for diverse border settlements.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): meet the residents at Na Jasi, look and learn at Planetarium in Sfericni Kino Astroport 360, then explore the historical opulence of Brežice Castle, and finally admire the masterpieces at Božidar Jakac Art Museum. On the next day, walk around Grajski Park Otocec, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Novo Mesto Cathedral, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Franciskanska cerkev, samostan in stara gimnazija, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Brežice online driving holiday planner .

Drive from Podčetrtek to Brežice in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Brežice sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Brežice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Novo Mesto, Planetarium in Sfericni Kino Astroport 360, Spas, Božidar Jakac Art Museum
Highlights from your plan
Brežice Castle ©
Brežice Castle
Na Jasi ©
Na Jasi

2
nights
Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): make a trip to Tartini Square (Tartinijev trg), admire the landmark architecture of Sodna palaca, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Bernardine, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Piran Aquarium, then partake in some friendly competition at Creative Ways, and finally make a trip to Piran Town Walls. Keep things going the next day: get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. George, admire the striking features of Benecanka Casa Veneziana Pirano, then shop like a local with Nika's Tiny House, then learn more about the world around you at Mediadom Pyrhani, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cerkev Marije Snezne.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Piran online sightseeing planner .

Traveling by car from Brežice to Piran takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In August in Piran, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can drive to Tolmin.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites Fun & Games Museums
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Church of St. Francis of Assisi ©
Church of St. Francis of Assisi
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum
Piran Aquarium ©
Piran Aquarium

3
nights
Tolmin

At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Step off the beaten path and head to Tolmin Gorge and Ravelnik Open Air Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tolmin: Razgledni stolp Gonjače (in Kojsko), Wine Tours & Tastings (in Dobravlje) and Bovec (Denkmal Am Predilpass, Kayaking & Canoeing, &more). It doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary of the Assumption church and appreciate the history behind Statue of Simon Gregorcic.

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Getting from Piran to Tolmin by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Tolmin are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Tolmin

Tours Adventure Outdoors

Side Trips

Bovec, Kobarid, Wine Tours & Tastings, Razgledni stolp Gonjače
Highlights from your plan
Kayaking & Canoeing
Tolmin Gorge ©
Tolmin Gorge
Wine Tours & Tastings

3
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Lake Jasna and Planica Valley. Take a break from Kranjska Gora with a short trip to Alpine Botanical Garden Juliana in Trenta, about 38 minutes away. There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps, cool off at Aqua Larix, appreciate the history behind Statue of Kekec, and don't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel.

To find ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Kranjska Gora route planning tool .

Drive from Tolmin to Kranjska Gora in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Tolmin in August, expect Kranjska Gora to be slightly colder, temps between 28°C and 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Alpine Botanical Garden Juliana
Highlights from your plan
Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps ©
Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps
Aqua Larix ©
Aqua Larix
Lake Jasna ©
Lake Jasna

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