12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Start: London
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9​h 30​min
1
Celje
— 1 night
2
Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Kobarid
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Piran
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Ljubljana
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: London

1
night
Celje

Celje ©
Celje is the third-largest town in Slovenia. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Zicka Kartuzija, examine the collection at Museum of Recent History Celje, then see the interesting displays at The Photographic Studio of Josip Pelikan, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Celje Cathedral of Saint Daniel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of Lent - the Oldest Part of the City of Maribor, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilika Mariahilf, then see the interesting displays at Celje Regional Museum, and finally explore the historical opulence of Celje Castle.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Celje online itinerary planner .

London, UK to Celje is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Celje. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from London in July: highs in Celje hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Celje

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Basilika Mariahilf, Lent - the Oldest Part of the City of Maribor, Zicka Kartuzija
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Celje Castle ©
Celje Castle
Zicka Kartuzija ©
Zicka Kartuzija
Celje Cathedral of Saint Daniel ©
Celje Cathedral of Saint Daniel

2
nights
Kranjska Gora

Kranjska Gora ©
Kranjska Gora is a town in northwestern Slovenia, on the Sava Dolinka River in the Upper Carniola region, close to the Austrian and Italian borders. Start off your visit on the 31st (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Wasserfall Pericnik, then steep yourself in history at Pr Katr in Dovje, then don't miss a visit to Prisank Mountain Window, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: head outdoors with Ski School Kekec - Day Adventures, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lake Jasna, and then identify plant and animal life at Planica Valley.

To find photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Kranjska Gora trip planning site .

Getting from Celje to Kranjska Gora by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Celje in July, expect nights in Kranjska Gora to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Pr Katr in Dovje, Wasserfall Pericnik
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Wasserfall Pericnik ©
Wasserfall Pericnik
Lake Jasna ©
Lake Jasna
Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps ©
Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps

1
night
Kobarid

Kobarid ©
Kobarid is a settlement in Slovenia, the administrative centre of the Municipality of Kobarid.Kobarid is known for the 1917 Battle of Caporetto, where the Italian retreat was documented by Ernest Hemingway in his novel A Farewell to Arms. On the 2nd (Fri), look for all kinds of wild species at Kozjak, then steep yourself in history at Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem), then admire the sheer force of Slap Kozjak, and finally see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum (Kobariski muzej).

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Kobarid trip maker app .

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Kobarid takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Kobarid can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Kobarid

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem)
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Slap Kozjak ©
Slap Kozjak
Kobarid Museum (Kobariski muzej) ©

2
nights
Piran

Piran ©
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Portoroz Beach, then make a trip to Church of the Holy Maurus, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Skocjan Caves. On the next day, get a new perspective on nature at Mediadom Pyrhani, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St. George, see the interesting displays at Sergej Masera Maritime Museum (Pomorski muzej), then kick back and relax at Nature Park Strunjan, and finally learn about all things military at Military Museum Tabor.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Piran trip tool .

You can drive from Kobarid to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Kobarid in August, expect Piran to be a bit warmer, temps between 34°C and 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Parks Beaches Museums

Side Trips

Nature Park Strunjan, Portoroz Beach, Church of the Holy Maurus, Skocjan Caves, Military Museum Tabor
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Church of St. George ©
Church of St. George
Portoroz Beach ©
Portoroz Beach
Skocjan Caves ©
Skocjan Caves

5
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
The capital of Slovenia, Ljubljana melds German, Mediterranean, and Slovenian culture and history.
Get in touch with nature at Parasailing & Paragliding and Rakov Skocjan Valley. Attractions like Naravno Kopalisce Lajst and Museum of Illusions make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Notranjski Regijski Park (in Cerknica), Skofja Loka Castle & Museum (in Skofja Loka) and Krizna Jama Cave (in Grahovo). And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Ljubljanski Grad, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas (Stolnica Sv. Nikolaja), get to know the fascinating history of Cankarjevo Nabrezje, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Ljubljana attractions planner .

Traveling by car from Piran to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Piran in August, things will get little chillier in Ljubljana: highs are around 31°C and lows about 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Rakov Skocjan Valley, Predjama Castle, Naravno Kopalisce Lajst, Skofja Loka Castle & Museum, Notranjski Regijski Park
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Skofja Loka Castle & Museum ©
Skofja Loka Castle & Museum
Ljubljanski Grad ©
Ljubljanski Grad

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