51 days in Slovenia Itinerary

51 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Ljubljana
— 22 nights
2
Maribor
— 7 nights
3
Koper
— 6 nights
4
Kobarid
— 4 nights
5
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 3 nights
6
Kranjska Gora
— 6 nights

22
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Cross Cave. Get some cultural insight at Ljubljana Old Town and Cankarjevo Nabrežje. Venture out of the city with trips to Postojna (Postojna Cave & Toplar Double Hayrack), Idrija (Gewerkenegg Castle, Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum, &more) and Cerkev Zalostne Matere bozje (in Predjama). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, explore the galleries of Škofja Loka Castle, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Ljubljana online visit planner.

Ottawa, Canada to Ljubljana is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of train, bus, flight, and shuttle; or fly. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. In May, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Maribor.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Škofja Loka, Kranj, Idrija, Postojna, Snežnik Castle
Highlights from your plan
Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum ©
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum

7
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.
Get some historical perspective at Water Tower and St Florian Column. Do some cultural sightseeing at Old Vine House and Ramšak Winery. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Maribor: Jeruzalem Church (in Ivanjkovci), Ljutomer (Wine Tours & Tastings & St. John the Baptist’s Church) and Parish Church of St. Marija - Ptujskogorska Mother of God (in Ptuj). There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at Pyramid Archaeological Site, pause for some serene contemplation at Franciscan Church, don't miss a visit to Church of St. George, and identify plant and animal life at Pekrska Gorca.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Maribor road trip planning app.

Getting from Ljubljana to Maribor by shuttle takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. June in Maribor sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Koper.

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites Wineries Museums

Side Trips

Ptuj, Ljutomer, Jeruzalem Church
Highlights from your plan
Pyramid Archaeological Site ©
Pyramid Archaeological Site
Old Vine House ©
Old Vine House

6
nights
Koper

Koper ©
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower and The Rotunda of St John the Baptist. Escape the urban bustle at Portorož Beach and Škocjanski Zatok Nature Reserve. Explore Koper's surroundings by going to Predjama Castle (in Postojna) and Lepa Vida Boutique Winery (in Šempas). There's still lots to do: walk around Strunjan Nature Reserve, explore the historical opulence of Socerb Castle, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Francis of Assisi, and contemplate the long history of Muda Gate.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Koper travel route planner.

Getting from Maribor to Koper by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Koper can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Kobarid.

Things to do in Koper

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Piran, Izola, Portorož Beach, Škocjan Caves, Lepa Vida Boutique Winery
Highlights from your plan
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower ©
Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower
Portorož Beach ©
Portorož Beach

4
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.
Visit Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) and Ravelnik Open Air Museum for their historical value. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Zipline and Tolmin Castle on Kozlov Rob. Get out of town with these interesting Kobarid side-trips: The Source of Soca River (in Soča) and Bovec (Mangart Saddle & Predil Pass). There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, take an exciting tour along the water with Positive Sport, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Kobarid trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Koper to Kobarid takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Koper in June; daily highs in Kobarid reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kobarid

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Bovec, Tolmin, Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem), The Source of Soca River
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
Kozjak Waterfall ©
Kozjak Waterfall
Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) ©
Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem)

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.
Get outdoors at Lake Bohinj and Mount Triglav. Your inner history buff will appreciate Church of St John the Baptist and Spodnja Sorica Church of St. Nicholas. Go for a jaunt from Bohinjsko Jezero to Spodnja Idrija to see Natural Bathing Place Lajšt about 56 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Ukanc Military Cemetery.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero visit planning tool.

Getting from Kobarid to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. June in Bohinjsko Jezero sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Natural Bathing Place Lajšt, Spodnja Sorica Church of St. Nicholas, Mount Triglav
Highlights from your plan
Mount Triglav ©
Mount Triglav
Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Natural Bathing Place Lajšt ©
Natural Bathing Place Lajšt

6
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.
Get outdoors at Peričnik Falls and Planica Valley. Step off the beaten path and head to Vršič Pass and Zgornjesavska Valley. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna, grab your bike and head to Kranjska Gora Bike Park, see the interesting displays at Liznjekova house, and contemplate the long history of Katr's House.

For photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Kranjska Gora day trip site.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Mojstrana, Katr's House
Highlights from your plan
Peričnik Falls ©
Peričnik Falls
Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass
Lake Jasna ©
Lake Jasna

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