9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Maribor
— 2 nights
2
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
3
Kranj
— 2 nights
4
Portorož
— 3 nights

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Lent, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Plague Column, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. George, then pause for some serene contemplation at Parish Church of St. Marija - Ptujskogorska Mother of God, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Mariborsko Pohorje Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the ancient world of Water Tower, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Franciscan Church, then identify plant and animal life at Maribor City Park, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Maribor Cathedral.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Maribor travel route planning website.

Innsbruck, Austria to Maribor is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. In July in Maribor, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Ptuj
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Church of St. George ©
Church of St. George
Mariborsko Pohorje Ski Resort ©
Mariborsko Pohorje Ski Resort

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip tool.

You can drive from Maribor to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Maribor in July: highs in Bohinjsko Jezero hover around 29°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Kranj.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Outdoors
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Vogel ©
Vogel
Savica Waterfall ©
Savica Waterfall
Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj

2
nights
Kranj

Kranj ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): get into the urban bustle at Layer House, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Šmarjetna Mountain, then appreciate the history behind Franja Partisan Hospital, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Jacob Church. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Little Castle, tour the pleasant surroundings at Krvavec, then admire the local landmark of Plečnik's Arcade & Fountain, and finally explore the historical opulence of Brdo Castle.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Kranj trip builder.

Drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranj in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to drive to Portorož.

Things to do in Kranj

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Krvavec, Franja Partisan Hospital, St. Jacob Church, Little Castle
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Franja Partisan Hospital ©
Franja Partisan Hospital
Krvavec ©
Krvavec
Little Castle ©
Little Castle

3
nights
Portorož

Portorož ©
A resort town on the country's scenic Adriatic coastline, Portoroz offers many spas with all kinds of therapeutic treatments, many based on the brine and mud from the area's salt pans.
You'll get in some beach time at Portorož Beach and Strunjan Nature Reserve. Get in touch with nature at Škocjan Caves and Šalet Tunnel. There's still lots to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, admire the landmark architecture of Benečanka Venetian House, take in the spiritual surroundings of Piran Minorite Monastery, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Francis of Assisi.

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Drive from Kranj to Portorož in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Kranj in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Portorož, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Portorož

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Piran, Koper, Izola, Strunjan, Škocjan Caves
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Strunjan Nature Reserve ©
Strunjan Nature Reserve
Scuba & Snorkeling
Portorož Beach ©
Portorož Beach

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