22 days in Slovenia, Austria & Slovakia Itinerary

22 days in Slovenia, Austria & Slovakia Itinerary

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1
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 3 nights
2
Bovec, Slovenia
— 2 nights
3
Salzburg, Austria
— 5 nights
4
Kaprun, Austria
— 1 night
5
Innsbruck, Austria
— 3 nights
6
Melk, Austria
— 3 nights
7
Bratislava, Slovakia
— 4 nights

3
nights
Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Bring the kids along to Straža Bled and Spas. Explore hidden gems such as Town Hall and Union Experience. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan) and Bled (Parasailing & Paragliding & Bled Island). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Ljubljanica River and don't miss a visit to Prešeren Square.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip site.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Ljubljana is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Riyadh to Ljubljana is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Riyadh in July, things will get colder in Ljubljana: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Bled, Škocjan Caves, Spas
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Straža Bled ©
Straža Bled
Spas
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves

2
nights
Bovec, Slovenia

Bovec ©
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 21st (Tue), take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary of the Assumption church, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

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Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bovec takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Bovec can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Bovec

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trips

Kobarid, Tolmin Gorge
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Tolmin Gorge ©
Tolmin Gorge
Kozjak Waterfall ©
Kozjak Waterfall
Kayaking & Canoeing

5
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Step out of the city life by going to Liechtensteinklamm and Grossglockner High Alpine Road. Kids will appreciate attractions like Zoo Salzburg and Salt Mine Hallein. Venture out of the city with trips to Werfen (Eisriesenwelt & Erlebnisburg Hohenwerfen), Sport Klaus Skischule (in Muhlbach am Hochkonig) and Schmittenhohe (in Zell am See). There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Gollinger Wasserfall, examine the collection at Red Bull Hangar-7, get a taste of the local shopping with Getreidegasse, and explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Salzburg trip maker.

Drive from Bovec to Salzburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can drive to Kaprun.

Things to do in Salzburg

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Werfen, Liechtensteinklamm, Zoo Salzburg, Sport Klaus Skischule, Salt Mine Hallein
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Liechtensteinklamm ©
Liechtensteinklamm
Zoo Salzburg ©
Zoo Salzburg
Gollinger Wasserfall ©
Gollinger Wasserfall

1
night
Kaprun, Austria

Kaprun ©
Kaprun is a municipality in the Zell am See District in the state of Salzburg, Austria. On the 28th (Tue), head outdoors with Sigmund-Thun-Klamm, take in the awesome beauty at Kitzsteinhorn, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zell.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Kaprun trip builder app.

You can drive from Salzburg to Kaprun in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Kaprun

Nature Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Lake Zell
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Sigmund-Thun-Klamm ©
Sigmund-Thun-Klamm
Kitzsteinhorn ©
Kitzsteinhorn
Lake Zell ©
Lake Zell

3
nights
Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Get in touch with nature at Leutascher Geisterklamm and Achensee. Kids will appreciate attractions like Grawa Wasserfall and Altstadt von Innsbruck. Get out of town with these interesting Innsbruck side-trips: Krimml (Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle) & Pfarrkirche zum hl. Jakobus dem Alteren), Stubaier Gletscher (in Neustift im Stubaital) and Kaltwassersee (in Seefeld in Tirol). It doesn't end there: fly down the slopes at Rosshutte and admire the striking features of Bergisel Ski Jump.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Innsbruck route planning site.

Traveling by car from Kaprun to Innsbruck takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Innsbruck can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Melk.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trips

Krimml, Neustift im Stubaital, Seefeld in Tirol, Achensee, Leutascher Geisterklamm
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Grawa Wasserfall ©
Grawa Wasserfall
Kaltwassersee ©
Kaltwassersee
Stubaier Gletscher ©
Stubaier Gletscher

3
nights
Melk, Austria

Melk ©
Melk, a small town of about 5,000, hugs the south side of the Danube.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Wachau Valley and Bucklwehluck'n. Explore Melk's surroundings by going to Seebad Lunz Am See (in Lunz am See) and Krems an der Donau (Katholic Pfarrkirche Hl. Nikolaus & Burgerspitalkirche St. Philipp & Jakob). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Stift Durnstein, take in the spiritual surroundings of Melk Abbey, stop by Fohringer - Die Vinothek, and do a tasting at Weingut Franz Hirtzberger.

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Drive from Innsbruck to Melk in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and car. Traveling from Innsbruck in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of °C in Melk. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Bratislava.

Things to do in Melk

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Spitz, Krems an der Donau, Durnstein, Seebad Lunz Am See, Bucklwehluck'n
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Wachau Valley ©
Wachau Valley
Stift Durnstein ©
Stift Durnstein
Fohringer - Die Vinothek ©
Fohringer - Die Vinothek

4
nights
Bratislava, Slovakia

Bratislava ©
Slovakia's capital, Bratislava, attracts visitors for its natural beauty and rich culture, offering a plethora of landscapes, outdoor activities, historical monuments, and a stately old town.
Family-friendly places like Hviezdoslavovo Namestie and Schone Naci Statue will thrill your kids. Explore hidden gems such as Danubiana Meulensteen Art Museum and Capuchin Church and Monastery. There's much more to do: make a trip to Hlavne Namestie, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Blue Church of St. Elizabeth, take in panoramic vistas at UFO Observation Deck, and explore the galleries of Devin Castle.

For photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Bratislava travel planning site.

Traveling by car from Melk to Bratislava takes 2 hours. Traveling from Melk in August, expect nights in Bratislava to be slightly colder, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. On the 7th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Capuchin Church and Monastery, Slavic Fortress of the Biely Kamen
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Blue Church of St. Elizabeth ©
Blue Church of St. Elizabeth
Hviezdoslavovo Namestie ©
Hviezdoslavovo Namestie
Schone Naci Statue ©
Schone Naci Statue

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