22 days in Slovenia Itinerary

22 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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22 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Start: Sault Ste. Marie
Fly + Drive:  21 h 45 min
1
Kranjska Gora
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Kobarid
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Koper
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Ljubljana
— 6 nights
Shuttle:  1 h 30 min
6
Maribor
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  22 h 30 min
End: Sault Ste. Marie

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.
Go for a jaunt from Kranjska Gora to Mojstrana to see Peričnik Waterfall about 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps, head outdoors with Ski School Kekec - Day Adventures, make a trip to Tromeja -Triple border, and appreciate the history behind Statue of Kekec.

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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada to Kranjska Gora is an approximately 22-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Sault Ste. Marie to Kranjska Gora due to the time zone difference. In May in Kranjska Gora, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Peričnik Waterfall
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Peričnik Waterfall ©
Peričnik Waterfall
Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps ©
Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps
Lake Jasna ©
Lake Jasna

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Oplen House Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Wed): find something for the whole family at Golden Horn Fairyland, take in the awesome beauty at Triglav, and then trek along Mount Blegos.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip planner.

Getting from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In May in Bohinjsko Jezero, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kobarid.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Oplen House Museum, Triglav, Church of St John the Baptist, Mount Blegos
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Oplen House Museum ©
Oplen House Museum
Triglav ©
Triglav

3
nights
Kobarid

At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
Venture out of the city with trips to Magma X (in Nova Gorica) and Bovec (Kayaking & Canoeing & River Rafting & Tubing). The adventure continues: whizz through the canopy at categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_top_local_zipline_courses_and_adventure_parks, see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, witness the site of a historic battle at Ravelnik Open Air Museum, and admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfalls.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Kobarid driving holiday planner .

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kobarid in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to drive to Koper.

Things to do in Kobarid

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Bovec, Tolmin Gorge, Magma X
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Zipline
Soca Valley ©
Soca Valley

3
nights
Koper

Koper ©
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Explore Koper's surroundings by going to Wine Tours & Tastings (in Dobravlje), Lepa Vida Boutique Winery (in Sempas) and Predjama Castle (in Postojna). Next up on the itinerary: explore the fascinating underground world of Skocjan Caves, make a trip to Tartini Square (Tartinijev trg), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Anne's Friary, and get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Koper trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kobarid to Koper takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Kobarid in May; daily highs in Koper reach 26°C and lows reach 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Koper

Historic Sites Tours Parks

Side Trips

Piran, Lepa Vida Boutique Winery, Predjama Castle, Wine Tours & Tastings, Skocjan Caves
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Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Skocjan Caves ©
Skocjan Caves
Tartini Square (Tartinijev trg) ©
Tartini Square (Tartinijev trg)

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.
Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Bled (Bled Island, Bled Castle, &more), Postojna Cave (in Postojna) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). And it doesn't end there: stop by Ljubljana Old Town, don't miss a visit to Preseren Square, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and stroll around Tivoli Park.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip itinerary builder tool .

Getting from Koper to Ljubljana by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Koper in May, plan for a bit cooler nights in Ljubljana, with lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to take a shuttle to Maribor.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Bled, Tollhouse (Mitnicarska hisa), Vintgar Gorge, Postojna Cave
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave

3
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Garden of University of Maribor, then get to know the fascinating history of Lent - the Oldest Part of the City of Maribor, and finally get your game on at Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor. On the 27th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Ascension, see the interesting displays at Ptuj Castle (Ptujski Grad), then don't miss a visit to Presernova street, and finally don't miss a visit to Lutkovno gledalisce Maribor.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Maribor trip itinerary website .

You can take a shuttle from Ljubljana to Maribor in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in May, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites Fun & Games Spas

Side Trips

Ptuj, Spas, Church of the Ascension
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Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor ©
Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor
Spas
Presernova street ©
Presernova street

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