60 days in Slovenia Itinerary

60 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner

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Fly to Zagreb, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 6 nights
Drive
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Vrhnika
— 1 night
Drive
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Kočevje
— 1 night
Drive
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Črnomelj
— 2 nights
Drive
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Novo Mesto
— 6 nights
Drive
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Krško
— 2 nights
Drive
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Sevnica
— 1 night
Drive
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Velenje
— 6 nights
Drive
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Kranj
— 4 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 7 nights
Drive
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Kranjska Gora
— 5 nights
Drive
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Kobarid
— 4 nights
Drive
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Nova Gorica
— 6 nights
Drive
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Škocjan
— 1 night
Drive
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Postojna
— 7 nights
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Ljubljana

— 6 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Spend the 29th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Spend the 28th (Wed) on a tasty journey with a beer tour and tasting. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, take in the views from Triple Bridge, and stroll around Tivoli Park.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Ljubljana attractions planner.

Bucharest, Romania to Ljubljana is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Bucharest in July: highs in Ljubljana hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to Vrhnika.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries · Wildlife

Vrhnika

— 1 night
Vrhnika is a town in Slovenia. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): see the interesting displays at Museum of Post and Telecommunications, then get a new perspective on nature at Ljubljanica River Exhibition, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Human Fish Brewery.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Vrhnika journey planner.

Vrhnika is just a stone's throw from Ljubljana. In August, daytime highs in Vrhnika are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Kočevje.

Things to do in Vrhnika

Museums · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Kočevje

— 1 night
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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): examine the collection at Kočevje Regional Museum in Šeškov House, then delve into the lush surroundings at Krokar Primeval Forest, and then examine the collection at Public Institute Ribnica Handicraft Centre.

Plan trip to Kočevje with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Vrhnika to Kočevje takes 1.5 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Vrhnika in August: high temperatures in Kočevje hover around 35°C and lows are around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Črnomelj.

Things to do in Kočevje

Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Črnomelj

— 2 nights
Črnomelj is a town in southeastern Slovenia. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Galerija Kambič, then see the interesting displays at Bela Krajina Museum, and then explore the activities along Kolpa River. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Thu): appreciate the history behind Lahinja Regional Park, then explore the historical opulence of Kostel Castle, and then look for all kinds of wild species at River Krupa Spring.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Črnomelj trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Kočevje to Črnomelj takes an hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Novo Mesto.

Things to do in Črnomelj

Museums · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Novo Mesto

— 6 nights
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. Venture out of the city with trips to Stična Abbey (in Grosuplje), Rogatec Open Air Museum (in Rogatec) and Church of Sv. Roka (in Šmarje Pri Jelšah). There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Otočec Castle Park, identify plant and animal life at Jelenov Greben Homestead, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Franciscan Monastery, and contemplate the long history of Breg.

For where to stay and more tourist information, read our Novo Mesto holiday builder tool.

Traveling by car from Črnomelj to Novo Mesto takes an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Krško.

Things to do in Novo Mesto

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

Krško

— 2 nights
Krško is a town in eastern Slovenia. On the 12th (Thu), step into the grandiose world of Castle Brestanica, step into the grandiose world of Podsreda Castle, and then learn about winemaking at Najger Repnica Wine Cave. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Kozjansko Regional Park, then explore the fascinating underground world of Kostanjevica Cave, and then explore the historical opulence of Raka Castle.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Krško vacation planning tool.

Krško is just a short distance from Novo Mesto. In August, daily temperatures in Krško can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Sevnica.

Things to do in Krško

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Wineries

Side Trips

Sevnica

— 1 night
Sevnica is a town on the left bank of the Sava River in central Slovenia. On the 14th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Land of Hayracks, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jurklošter Carthusian Monastery, and then admire the landmark architecture of Sevnica Castle.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Sevnica online travel route planner.

Sevnica is just a stone's throw from Krško. In August, daytime highs in Sevnica are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Velenje.

Things to do in Sevnica

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Velenje

— 6 nights
With its lakes and well-maintained grassy beaches, Velenje will satisfy every tourist eager to relax or take a swim during summer months.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Velenje: Celje (City Park, Celje National Hall, &more), Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum (in Mežica) and Laško Spa Park (in Laško). On the 15th (Sun), enjoy a perfect day by the water at Velenje Beach. There's lots more to do: admire the local landmark of Green Gold Beer Fountain, explore the fascinating underground world of Hell Cave, take in the spiritual surroundings of Žiče Charterhouse, and go deep underground at The Coal Mining Museum of Slovenia.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Velenje driving holiday planner.

Drive from Sevnica to Velenje in 1.5 hours. August in Velenje sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Kranj.

Things to do in Velenje

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Kranj

— 4 nights
The capital of Slovenia's Alps, Kranj allows you to stand with one foot in the nature and another in a town that's both a cultural center and a base for outdoor activities.
Venture out of the city with trips to Mount Blegoš (in Škofja Loka) and Franja Partisan Hospital (in Cerkno). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Tunnels Under Old Kranj, contemplate the long history of Marian and Holy Trinity Columns, snap pictures at The Devil's Bridge, and admire the striking features of St. Jacob Church.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Kranj tour site.

Traveling by car from Velenje to Kranj takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Bled.

Things to do in Kranj

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Bled

— 7 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bled: Bohinjsko Jezero (Museum of Alpine Dairy Farming, Lake Bohinj, &more). Spend the 25th (Wed) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. And it doesn't end there: trek along Vintgar Gorge, get great views at Ojstrica, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle.

To find traveler tips and other tourist information, refer to the Bled road trip planning app.

Bled is just a short distance from Kranj. In August, daytime highs in Bled are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Kranjska Gora

— 5 nights
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
On the 4th (Sat), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Mount Triglav. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, don't miss a visit to Prisank Mountain Window, explore the activities along Lake Jasna, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Kranjska Gora travel route planner.

You can drive from Bled to Kranjska Gora in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Kobarid

— 4 nights
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kobarid: Bovec (Kayaking & Canoeing, Virje Waterfall, &more). There's much more to do: get outside with Outdoor Activities, experience rural life at Apitourism Kozjak, don't miss a visit to Fort Hermann, and take in the dramatic scenery at Boka Waterfall.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Kobarid trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Kobarid takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Kobarid can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Nova Gorica.

Things to do in Kobarid

Parks · Nature · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trips

Nova Gorica

— 6 nights
A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
Explore Nova Gorica's surroundings by going to Otlica Natural Window (in Ajdovščina), Dobravlje (Winery Tilia Estate & RockVelo) and Ferrari Garden (in Štanjel). And it doesn't end there: do a tasting at Lepa Vida Boutique Winery, stroll through Natural Bathing Place Lajšt, walk around Sabotin - Peace Park, and enjoy breathtaking views from Gonjače Viewing Tower.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Nova Gorica trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Kobarid to Nova Gorica takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, Nova Gorica is somewhat warmer than Kobarid - with highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can drive to Škocjan.

Things to do in Nova Gorica

Parks · Outdoors · Wineries · Beaches

Side Trips

Škocjan

— 1 night
Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
On the 16th (Thu), explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Škocjan route planning tool.

Traveling by car from Nova Gorica to Škocjan takes an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Škocjan

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip

Postojna

— 7 nights
With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Postojna: Winestronaut (in Ajdovščina), Slivnica (in Cerknica) and Cross Cave (in Grahovo). And it doesn't end there: Head underground at Postojna Cave, do a tasting at Vinakras Sežana, go deep underground at Idrija Kamšt, and expand your understanding of the military at Military Museum Tabor.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Postojna vacation planner.

Postojna is just a short distance from Škocjan. In September in Postojna, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. On the 23rd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature · Parks · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

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.