16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana — 3 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Cankarjevo Nabrežje and Ljubljana Castle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Cathedral of St. Nicholas and National Museum of Contemporary History. Take a break from Ljubljana with a short trip to Škofja Loka Castle in Škofja Loka, about 38 minutes away. There's much more to do: stop by Ljubljana Old Town, sample the tasty concoctions at Union Experience, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Romarska c. Matere Bozje, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

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Stockholm, Sweden to Ljubljana is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or take a train. When traveling from Stockholm in February, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Ljubljana: temperatures range from 5°C by day to -2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can drive to Bled.
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Bled — 1 night

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, then do sightseeing your way with Diving Bled, then explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, and finally indulge your senses at Wine Tasting Bled.

For where to stay and other tourist information, you can read our Bled trip itinerary site.

Drive from Ljubljana to Bled in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In February, daily temperatures in Bled can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Kobarid.
Tours · Historic Sites · Wineries · Outdoors
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Kobarid — 1 night

At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
On the 6th (Mon), see the interesting displays at Fort Kluže, don't miss a visit to Fort Hermann, then witness the site of a historic battle at Ravelnik Open Air Museum, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary of the Assumption church, see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, then take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, and finally hike along Koseč Gorges.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Kobarid tour planner.

You can drive from Bled to Kobarid in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. February in Kobarid sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to Tolmin.
Parks · Nature · Museums · Wildlife
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Tolmin — 2 nights

At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem), then explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge, then appreciate the views at Soča Valley, and finally delve into the distant past at Tolmin Castle.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Tolmin itinerary planner.

Tolmin is just a short distance from Kobarid. Traveling from Kobarid in February, things will get a bit warmer in Tolmin: highs are around 13°C and lows about 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to drive to Portorož.
Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums
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Portorož — 7 nights

A resort town on the country's scenic Adriatic coastline, Portoroz offers many spas with all kinds of therapeutic treatments, many based on the brine and mud from the area's salt pans.
Get in touch with nature at Portorož Beach and Škocjan Caves. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Strunjan Nature Reserve and Svetilnik Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Portorož: Štanjel Castle (in Štanjel), Capuchin Monastery of Vipavski Križ (in Vipavski Križ) and Vino Zorz (in Slap). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, contemplate the long history of Muda Gate, try to win big at Casino Riviera, and step into the grandiose world of Socerb Castle.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Portorož online itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Tolmin to Portorož takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Portorož can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can drive back home.
Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
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Slovenia travel guide

Castles · Bodies of Water · Caves
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.