60 days in Slovenia Itinerary

60 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Bled
— 16 nights
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Bovec
— 8 nights
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Nova Gorica
— 8 nights
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Koper
— 9 nights
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Maribor
— 12 nights
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Solčava
— 6 nights
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Bled — 16 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Escape the urban bustle at Vintgar Gorge and Bled Island. Do some cultural sightseeing at Bled Castle and Old Town Centre of Radovljica. Get out of town with these interesting Bled side-trips: Franja Partisan Hospital (in Cerkno), Bohinjsko Jezero (Ukanc Military Cemetery, Lake Bohinj, &more) and Škofja Loka (Mount Blegoš & Škofja Loka Castle). Spend the 4th (Thu) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. On the 11th (Thu), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Mount Triglav. There's still lots to do: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, awaken your taste buds at Wine Tasting Bled, take in the dramatic scenery at Peričnik Falls, and head outdoors with Polka Dot Cycling.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Bled road trip tool.

London, UK to Bled is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or take a train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Bled due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in August, you will find days in Bled are a bit warmer (31°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Bovec.
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Bovec — 8 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Get outdoors at Zipline and Boka Waterfall. Kobarid Museum and Ravelnik Open Air Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bovec: Tolmin (Tolmin Museum, Tolmin Castle, &more), Kranjska Gora (Ledine Intermittent Lake & Nadiza) and Planica Valley (in Rateče). There's much more to do: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, contemplate the waterfront views at Soča Valley, cruise along Mangart Saddle, and contemplate the long history of Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem).

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Bovec trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Bled to Bovec in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can drive to Nova Gorica.
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Nova Gorica — 8 nights

A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
Lepa Vida Boutique Winery and Winery Tilia Estate are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of the city life by going to RockVelo and Otlica Natural Window. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nova Gorica: Natural Bathing Place Lajšt (in Spodnja Idrija), Vina Povh (in Vipava) and Vina Čotar (in Komen). There's lots more to do: do a tasting at Bjana, explore the historical opulence of Branik Castle, get outside with Magma X, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Reservoir Dogs brewery.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Nova Gorica online tour itinerary maker.

Drive from Bovec to Nova Gorica in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Bovec in August, with highs in Nova Gorica at 35°C and lows at 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can drive to Koper.
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Koper — 9 nights

A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Escape the urban bustle at Postojna Cave and Portorož Beach. Predjama Castle and Rojac Istra Slovenija Winery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Koper's surroundings by going to Military Museum Tabor (in Lokev), Vinakras Sežana (in Sežana) and Postojna (Karst Museum & Grotte di Postumia - Park Postojnska jama). Next up on the itinerary: explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take a pleasant ride with Lipica Stud Farm, and don't miss a visit to Tartini Square.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Koper trip planner.

You can drive from Nova Gorica to Koper in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Koper are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to drive to Maribor.
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Maribor — 12 nights

Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Get a sense of the local culture at Ramšak Winery and Vino Gaube. Step out of the city life by going to Najger Repnica Wine Cave and Mariborsko Pohorje Ski Resort. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Maribor: Celje (Museum of Recent History Celje, The Photographic Studio of Josip Pelikan, &more), Grandmother's Mill (in Veržej) and Ptuj (Prešernova Street, Church of St. George, &more). On the 22nd (Thu), enjoy a perfect day by the water at Velenje Beach. Next up on the itinerary: do a tasting at Vinag Wine Cellar, see the interesting displays at Old Vine House, explore the historical opulence of Slovenska Bistrica Castle, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Lent.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Maribor travel planning website.

Traveling by car from Koper to Maribor takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Koper in September, with highs in Maribor at 24°C and lows at 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Solčava.
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Solčava — 6 nights

Visit Solcava to discover a region near the Austrian border where a drive down a panoramic road delivers some of the best views in Europe.
Get outdoors at Logar Valley Landscape Park and Robanov Kot. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Church of St. Mary of the Snow and Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Natural Health Resort (in Kamnik), Velika Planina (in Stahovica) and Gornji Grad Cathedral (in Gornji Grad). There's lots more to do: admire the sheer force of Rinka Waterfall, make a trip to Kapela Kristusa Kralja, take an in-depth tour of Carinthian Regional Museum - Ravne na Koroškem, and appreciate the history behind Plečnik Monument.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Solčava day trip website.

Traveling by car from Maribor to Solčava takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or take a bus. In September in Solčava, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive back home.
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Slovenia travel guide

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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.
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