11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Start: Brussels
Fly:  4 h 30 min
1
Ljubljana
— 5 nights
Shuttle:  1 h 30 min
2
Maribor
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Bovec
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Piran
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  7 h
End: Brussels

5
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 the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Bled (Maze Bled, Bled Island, &more), Postojna (Postojna Cave & Predjama Castle) and Human Fish Brewery (in Vrhnika). Next up on the itinerary: stop by Ljubljana Old Town, partake in some friendly competition at Unlock Ljubljana, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge (Zmajski Most), and don't miss a visit to Preseren Square.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip site.

Brussels, Belgium to Ljubljana is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Brussels in avril, expect nights in Ljubljana to be about the same, around 5°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can catch the shuttle to Maribor.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Bled, Postojna, Vipava River Spring, Human Fish Brewery
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle

1
night
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.
On the 10th (Fri), admire the natural beauty at Botanical Garden of University of Maribor, learn about winemaking at Ramsak Winery, make a trip to Lutkovno gledalisce 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.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Maribor trip planner.

You can take a shuttle from Ljubljana to Maribor in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In avril, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Maribor

Wineries Fun & Games Parks
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Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor ©
Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor
Lutkovno gledalisce Maribor ©
Lutkovno gledalisce Maribor

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 11th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, then see the interesting displays at Oplen House Museum, then take in the awesome beauty at Triglav, and finally admire the sheer force of Waterfall Savica.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary website.

Drive from Maribor to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Maribor in avril: highs in Bohinjsko Jezero hover around 16°C, while lows dip to 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

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

1
night
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): make a trip to Denkmal Am Predilpass, then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then whizz through the canopy at categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_top_local_zipline_courses_and_adventure_parks.

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Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in avril, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Zipline
Denkmal Am Predilpass ©
Denkmal Am Predilpass

2
nights
Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St. George, admire the landmark architecture of Benecanka Casa Veneziana Pirano, don't miss a visit to Piran Town Walls, then explore the fascinating underground world of Skocjan Caves, and finally ponder the design of Da Ponte Fountain. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Tartini Square (Tartinijev trg), admire the landmark architecture of Sodna palaca, take in the waterfront at Port Piran, engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum, then examine the collection at Sergej Masera Maritime Museum (Pomorski muzej), and finally stop by Lisjak - Premium extra virgin olive oil from Slovenian Istria.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Piran trip maker tool.

Drive from Bovec to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Bovec in avril; daily highs in Piran reach 21°C and lows reach 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Piran

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Koper, Škocjan Caves
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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum

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