25 days in Slovenia Itinerary

25 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 3 nights
2
Maribor
— 3 nights
3
Stahovica
— 3 nights
4
Piran
— 3 nights
5
Bovec
— 4 nights
6
Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
7
Zgornje Gorje
— 2 nights
8
Bled
— 4 nights

3
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum and Ljubljana Old Town. Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Cross Cave. There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Škofja Loka Castle, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, don't miss a visit to Prešeren Square, and take in the views from Triple Bridge.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana road trip planner.

Paris, France to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Ljubljana are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Maribor.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Cross Cave, Škofja Loka Castle, Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum
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Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum ©
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Škofja Loka Castle ©
Škofja Loka Castle

3
nights
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Ptuj Castle and Old Vine House. Visit Žiče Charterhouse and Lent - the Oldest Part of the City of Maribor for their historical value. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Maribor: Ptuj (Prešernova Street & Parish Church of St. Marija - Ptujskogorska Mother of God) and Celje Regional Museum (in Celje). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Franciscan Church, do a tasting at Vinogradi Horvat - Vineyards Horvat, pause for some photo ops at National Liberation Monument, and get to know the fascinating history of Trg Svobode Square.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Maribor road trip planning site.

Traveling by shuttle from Ljubljana to Maribor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. May in Maribor sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Stahovica.

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Ptuj, Žiče Charterhouse, Celje Regional Museum
Find places to stay May 3 — 6:
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Prešernova Street ©
Prešernova Street
Ptuj Castle ©
Ptuj Castle
Old Vine House ©
Old Vine House

3
nights
Stahovica

Stahovica
Most visitors take a trip to Strahovica to access a popular hiking area, magical in all seasons.
Get in touch with nature at Velika Planina and Golf Arboretum. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to The Grom Motorcycle Museum and Zaprice Castle. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Stahovica: Roman Necropolis (in Sempeter v Savinjski Dolini) and Gradisko Lake (in Lukovica). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Monastery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Immaculate Conception, contemplate the long history of Hribar's Villa, and see the interesting displays at Preskar Museum.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Stahovica trip builder tool.

Drive from Maribor to Stahovica in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can drive to Piran.

Things to do in Stahovica

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Kamnik, The Grom Motorcycle Museum, Roman Necropolis, Hribar's Villa, Gradisko Lake
Find places to stay May 6 — 9:
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Zaprice Castle
Zaprice Castle
Velika Planina ©
Velika Planina
The Grom Motorcycle Museum ©
The Grom Motorcycle Museum

3
nights
Piran

Piran
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Discover out-of-the-way places like St. George's Church and Tartini Square. Get some historical perspective at Church of St. Maurus and St. Nicholas Church. There's still lots to do: get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Rocco/ Cerkev sv. Roka, examine the collection at Hitchhikers Museum, and kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Piran trip website.

Traveling by car from Stahovica to Piran takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Piran when traveling from Stahovica in May, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Koper, Church of St. Maurus, Strunjan Nature Reserve
Find places to stay May 9 — 12:
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Church of St. Bernardine
Church of St. Bernardine
St. George's Church
St. George's Church
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum

4
nights
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Discover out-of-the-way places like River Rafting & Tubing and Kobarid Museum. Get a sense of the local culture at Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) and Ravelnik Open Air Museum. Go for a jaunt from Bovec to Tolmin to see Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, make a trip to Predil Pass, get the adrenaline pumping with Positive Sport, and explore the activities along The Source of Soca River.

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You can drive from Piran to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. In May, Bovec is little chillier than Piran - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bovec

Adventure Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Kobarid, The Source of Soca River, Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem), Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit
Find places to stay May 12 — 16:
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River Rafting & Tubing
Kobarid Museum ©
Kobarid Museum
Kozjak Waterfall ©
Kozjak Waterfall

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): see the winter wonderland with Ski School Kekec - Day Adventures, look for all kinds of wild species at Planica Valley, and then identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Slovenian Alpine Museum, steep yourself in history at Katr's House, thenmake a trip to Tromeja -Triple border, and finally see the interesting displays at Liznjekova house.

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You can drive from Bovec to Kranjska Gora in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Zgornje Gorje.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trips

Katr's House, Slovenian Alpine Museum
Find places to stay May 16 — 18:
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Planica Valley ©
Planica Valley
Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass
Katr's House ©
Katr's House

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nights
Zgornje Gorje

Zgornje Gorje ©
Nestled in a green valley and surrounded by rolling hills, Zgornje Gorje is dominated by the spire of the parish church in the center of the village.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Peričnik Waterfall, examine the collection at Pocar Farm, and then stroll through Vintgar Gorge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Tue): Head underground at Pokljuka Gorge, take an in-depth tour of Jesenice Upper Sava Museum, and then relax in the rural setting at Kmetija Pr' Kolenc.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Zgornje Gorje tour website.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Zgornje Gorje takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Zgornje Gorje

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Mojstrana, Jesenice Upper Sava Museum, Pokljuka Gorge
Find places to stay May 18 — 20:
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Peričnik Waterfall ©
Peričnik Waterfall
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Pokljuka Gorge ©
Pokljuka Gorge

4
nights
Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Popular historic sites such as St. Martin's Parish Church and Bled Island are in your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Bled Castle and Khislstein Castle. Change things up with these side-trips from Bled: Bohinjsko Jezero (Lake Bohinj & Church of St John the Baptist) and Kranj (Layer House & Škrlovec Tower). Next up on the itinerary: hit the slopes at Straža Bled, take in the dramatic scenery at Iglica Waterfall, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and browse for gifts or souvenirs at Galerija Mikame.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Bled online sightseeing planner.

Bled is very close to Zgornje Gorje. In May, daytime highs in Bled are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bled

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Kranj, Bohinjsko Jezero, Adventure Minigolf Panorama
Find places to stay May 20 — 24:
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Galerija Mikame ©
Galerija Mikame
Mala Osojnica ©
Mala Osojnica
Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj

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