5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Start: Ljubljana
1
Ljubljana
— 1 day
Bus:  45 min
2
Postojna
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
3
Vipava
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Bled
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
End: Ljubljana

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Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): snap pictures at Dragon Bridge (Zmajski Most), snap pictures at Triple Bridge, get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall (Magistrat), then don't miss a visit to Preseren Square, then visit Ljubljana Old Town, and finally explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana day trip planner .

If you are flying in from Slovenia, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a bus to Postojna.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods Parks Nature
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Triple Bridge ©
Triple Bridge
Tivoli Park ©
Tivoli Park

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Postojna

Postojna ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, then explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, then get your game on at Creative Ways, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Cerknica Lake.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Postojna day trip website .

Take a bus from Ljubljana to Postojna in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to drive to Vipava.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Cerknica Lake
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Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Cerknica Lake ©
Cerknica Lake

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night
Vipava

Vipava ©
Vipava sits in a green landscape where picturesque and unspoiled nature delivers exciting opportunities to get active in the outdoors throughout the year.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, then Head underground at Skocjan Caves, then explore the activities along Vipava River Spring, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Ferrari Garden.

To find ratings and other tourist information, you can read our Vipava journey builder.

Vipava is very close to Postojna. Traveling from Postojna in May, plan for a bit warmer nights in Vipava, with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Vipava

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Škocjan Caves, Ferrari Garden
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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Wine Tours & Tastings
Ferrari Garden ©
Ferrari Garden

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nights
Bled

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
On the 22nd (Fri), hike along Vintgar Gorge, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, then head off the coast to Bled Island, and finally stroll through Mala Osojnica. On your second day here, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, take some stellar pictures from Straza Bled, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Bled trip planner.

You can drive from Vipava to Bled in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. Traveling from Vipava in May, plan for slightly colder nights in Bled, with lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Lake Bohinj, Vintgar Gorge
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge

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