18 days in Slovenia Itinerary

18 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Ljubljana
— 5 nights
2
Ptuj
— 2 nights
3
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
4
Kranjska Gora
— 3 nights
5
Piran
— 3 nights

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.
National Museum of Contemporary History and Slovenian Ethnographic Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Get outdoors at Velenje Beach and Parasailing & Paragliding. Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Radovljica (Old Town Centre of Radovljica & Museum of Apiculture), Bled Castle (in Bled) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, make a trip to Mestni Trg, and stop by Zakladi Slovenije.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip planning website.

Sydney, Australia to Ljubljana is an approximately 27-hour flight. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Sydney to Ljubljana due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Sydney in April, with highs in Ljubljana at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to Ptuj.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors Museums Parks

Side Trips

Radovljica, Bled, Velenje Beach, Vintgar Gorge
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National Museum of Contemporary History ©
National Museum of Contemporary History
Parasailing & Paragliding
Old Town Centre of Radovljica ©
Old Town Centre of Radovljica

2
nights
Ptuj

Ptuj ©
A tour of Ptuj reveals an old town filled with new experiences.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Ptuj Castle, thensee the interesting displays at Rogatec Open Air Museum, thenindulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and finally see the interesting displays at Old Vine House. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Sv. Roka, step into the grandiose world of Celje Castle, thensee the interesting displays at The Photographic Studio of Josip Pelikan, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Pyramid Archaeological Site.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Ptuj online trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Ljubljana to Ptuj in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Ptuj can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Ptuj

Museums Spas Parks

Side Trips

Celje, Maribor, Spas, Rogatec Open Air Museum, Church of Sv. Roka
Highlights from your plan
Ptuj Castle ©
Ptuj Castle
Celje Castle ©
Celje Castle
Old Vine House ©
Old Vine House

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, and then take in the awesome beauty at Vogel. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, kick back and relax at Natural Bathing Place Lajšt, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Spodnja Sorica Church of St. Nicholas.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Bohinjsko Jezero online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Ptuj to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Ptuj in April: highs in Bohinjsko Jezero hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough 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
Highlights from your plan
Vogel ©
Vogel
Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Natural Bathing Place Lajšt ©
Natural Bathing Place Lajšt

3
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Kobarid Museum and Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery. Escape the urban bustle at Vršič Pass and Kozjak Waterfall. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kranjska Gora: Bovec (Virje Waterfall & River Rafting & Tubing). There's much more to do: appreciate the views at Zgornjesavska Valley, tour the pleasant surroundings at Intersport Bernik, and explore the activities along Lake Jasna.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Kranjska Gora route planner.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In April in Kranjska Gora, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Bovec, Kobarid, Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Lake Jasna ©
Lake Jasna
Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass
Virje Waterfall ©
Virje Waterfall

3
nights
Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 15th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, take in the exciting artwork at Nika's Tiny House, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, and finally explore the galleries of Military Museum Tabor.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Piran trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Kranjska Gora to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Kranjska Gora in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Piran: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Piran

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Koper, Škocjan Caves, Military Museum Tabor, Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, Strunjan Nature Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Strunjan Nature Reserve ©
Strunjan Nature Reserve
St. George's Church
St. George's Church
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum

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