6 days in Kočevje & Dolenjska Itinerary

6 days in Kočevje & Dolenjska Itinerary

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Kočevje
— 2 nights
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Novo Mesto
— 3 nights

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Kočevje

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Together with the Krokar primeval forest, which is inscribed in the UNESCO World Heritage List, the Kočevje Region makes for a truly mystical forest landscape.
On the 1st (Mon), examine the collection at Kočevje Regional Museum in Šeškov House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Veliki Rog, then get a new perspective on nature at Open-Air Museum of Josip Jurčič, then step into the grandiose world of Snežnik Castle, and finally examine the collection at Hunting Collection and Dormouse Museum.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Kočevje trip planner.

Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina to Kočevje is an approximately 6-hour car ride. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Kočevje when traveling from Zenica in June, with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Novo Mesto.

Things to do in Kočevje

Nature · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Must see
Snežnik Castle
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Cross Cave
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Geologic Formation
Veliki Rog
4.3

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Novo Mesto

Novo Mesto ©
Novo Mesto is the city on a bend of the Krka River in the City Municipality of Novo Mesto in southeastern Slovenia, close to the border with Croatia. Change things up with these side-trips from Novo Mesto: Brežice Castle (in Brežice) and Lake Šmartno (in Celje). There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Otočec Castle Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Franciscan Monastery, go for a walk through Trška Gora Hill, and examine the collection at Museum of Dolenjska.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Novo Mesto travel planner.

You can drive from Kočevje to Novo Mesto in an hour. Traveling from Kočevje in June, Novo Mesto is a bit cooler at night with lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Novo Mesto

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Golf

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Must see
Novo Mesto Cathedral
4.5
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Must see
Lake Šmartno
4.4

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