21 days in Venice & Slovenia Itinerary

21 days in Venice & Slovenia Itinerary

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Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 3 nights
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Bled, Slovenia
— 3 nights
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Kobarid, Slovenia
— 2 nights
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Postojna, Slovenia
— 2 nights
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Piran, Slovenia
— 3 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 2 nights

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Venice, Italy

Venice ©

City of Romance

Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Scala Contarini del Bovolo, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, then snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

For ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Venice holiday maker site.

Cape Town, South Africa to Venice is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Cape Town to Venice is minus 1 hour. May in Venice sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay May 10 — 13:
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Ljubljana Free Tour - Ljubljana Communist Tour, Ljubljana Free Tour and Watermelon Ljubljana by Bike. There's much more to do: take in the views from Triple Bridge, pause for some photo ops at Vodnik Square (Vodnikov trg), explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and stroll around Tivoli Park.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Ljubljana route planner.

Traveling by combination of train and bus from Venice to Ljubljana takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Venice in May since evenings lows in Ljubljana dip to 9°C. On the 16th (Sat), you'll travel to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Nature
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Watermelon Ljubljana by Bike ©
Watermelon Ljubljana by Bike
Ljubljana Free Tour ©
Ljubljana Free Tour
Triple Bridge ©
Triple Bridge

3
nights
Bled, Slovenia

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Lake Bohinj, Triglav National Park and Vintgar Gorge. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bled, then step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Vintgar Gorge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Triglav National Park, take some stellar pictures from Straža Bled, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Martin's Parish Church, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Bled online holiday maker.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bled in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. May in Bled sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 9°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Kobarid.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 16 — 19:
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Triglav National Park ©
Triglav National Park
Lake Bled ©
Lake Bled
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge

2
nights
Kobarid, Slovenia

Kobarid ©
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Koseč Gorges. On the 19th (Tue), admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Koseč Gorges, head outdoors with Isonzo, examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge, then make a trip to Italian Charnel House, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary of the Assumption church.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Kobarid trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Bled to Kobarid takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 8°C. On the 21st (Thu), you'll travel to Postojna.

Things to do in Kobarid

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 19 — 21:
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Kozjak Waterfall ©
Kozjak Waterfall
Isonzo ©
Isonzo
Italian Charnel House
Italian Charnel House

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nights
Postojna, Slovenia

Postojna ©
With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: Head underground at Škocjan Caves and then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Postojna road trip website.

You can drive from Kobarid to Postojna in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. May in Postojna sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can drive to Piran.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature · Parks · Tours · Wineries

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 21 — 23:
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Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves

3
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Piran, Slovenia

Piran
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Piran is known for historic sites, childrens museums, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Piran trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Postojna to Piran takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Postojna in May, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 13°C in Piran. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 23 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
St. George's Church
St. George's Church
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square

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Venice, Italy

Venice ©

City of Romance

On the 27th (Wed), take a stroll through Cannaregio, stop by Oreficeria Boscolo Gioie, then explore the galleries of Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then steep yourself in history at Squero di San Trovaso, and finally take in the local highlights with Walking tours. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Oratorio dei Crociferi, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria Assunta detta I Gesuiti, appreciate the history behind Punta della Dogana, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, and finally admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Venice trip maker website.

Getting from Piran to Venice by car takes about 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Find places to stay May 26 — 28:
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Peggy Guggenheim Collection ©
Peggy Guggenheim Collection
Gallerie dell'Accademia ©
Gallerie dell'Accademia
Walking tours

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