Best of Slovenia Fly & Drive Holiday

Get a taste of Slovenia’s favourite highlights on this speedy road-trip self-drive holiday with our carefully planned route, so you can just enjoy the ride.
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4 nights / 5 days
Drive around Slovenia and visit some of the most popular places
Don’t miss Lake Bled and Lake Bohinj in the Slovenian Alps
Visit the underground marvels of the Slovenian Karst
Spend some time on the Coast of Slovenia and enjoy the Mediterannean vibes
Enjoy the freedom of self-guided travel and a worry-free holiday with a pre-planned itinerary
Ljubljana Castle over the city
Ljubljana Castle over the city
Evening view on Piran
Panoramic view of Piran
Ljubljana by night
Ljubljana by night


Day What we will do
DAY 1 Ljubljana
DAY 2 Bled - Bohinj
DAY 3 Postojna Cave/Škocjan Caves - Predjama Castle - Lipica Stud Farm
DAY 4 Koper - Izola - Piran -Sečovlje - Portorož
DAY 5 Ljubljana
DAY 1 - Best of Ljubljana

You will pick up your car in Ljubljana and get briefed on your itinerary. Wandering around Ljubljana will keep you highly entertained. Does strolling up to Ljubljana Castle, going on a relaxing boat ride down the river lined with gorgeous architecture, popping into interesting museums, and joining wine tastings and a food tour sound like fun? It’s beyond fun! And it’s only the beginning of your holiday.


Overnight stay at a hotel in Ljubljana center


Boat ride on Ljubljanica River
Ljubljana Castle entrance fee with funicular ride

Preseren square ljubljana
Preseren square ljubljana
Sunny day in Ljubljana old town by the river
Ljubljanica river
Preseren square ljubljana
Ljubljanica river
DAY 2 - Alpine Lakes of Bled & Bohinj

The following day, Slovenia’s most prized attraction, Lake Bled, is bound to take your breath away. There are tons of things to do and see in and around the historic town of Bled. Just around the corner is another natural marvel: Lake Bohinj. Perched in the heart of the Julian Alps, Lake Bohinj’s surroundings promise a truly captivating wilderness.

Heading up Mt. Vogel will give you a first-hand experience of why Slovenia is home to some of the most jaw-dropping countryside in the world. Then it’s back to Ljubljana to recharge your batteries.


Overnight stay at a hotel in Ljubljana center


Traditional pletna boat ride to Bled island
Bled Castle entrance fee
Cable car to Mount Vogel

DAY 3 - The Karst

Heading towards the Slovenian coast and its delightful climate, you will enter the Karst. The countryside is completely different from anything you will have seen thus far. This area is among Slovenia’s most interesting landscapes. It’s where the topographical phenomenon karst originates from. Its generous and spectacular networks of underground caves include the marvels of Postojna Cave and Škocjan Caves, which you simply have to visit.

Then there’s the Predjama Castle, a medieval Guinness Book of Records holder, and the Lipica Stud Farm, the birthplace of the famous Lipizzaner horses. After a thorough tour of the Karst, it’s you’ll be spending the night on the “Slovene Riviera”, the colorful town of Portorož.


Overnight stay in Portorož


Postojna Cave OR Škocjan Caves entrance fee

Predjama Castle
Predjama Castle
Family with Lipizzaner horse
Family with Lipizzaner horse
Predjama Castle
Family with Lipizzaner horse
DAY 4 - The Coast

Dotted with highly impressive towns of Piran, Koper, and Izola, the Slovenian coastline is a lovely introduction to the Adriatic Sea. It’s a popular summer destination with a Mediterranean vibe and an easy-going atmosphere. A perfect place to relax, visit the Sečovlje Salt Pans, and spend some time on the beach.


Overnight stay in Portorož


Sečovlje Salt Pans entrance fee

DAY 5 - Return to Ljubljana

Enjoy an easy morning at the coast before driving back to Ljubljana with an enviable supply of nice impressions and memories.


Extra days

Why not spend a few more days in Slovenia? Extend your holidays with a pre- or post-holiday extension. Accommodation, sightseeing and activities can be arranged. Add as many extra days to your holiday as you wish.

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Included in price

Car rental
Personalized itinerary and route guide
4 nights accommodation with breakfast
All entrance fees as in the itinerary

Optional Extras

Ljubljana airport transfer
Excess car insurance

Slovenia is one of the smallest countries in Europe with an amazing amount to offer. Coming over for a short stay only scratches the surface of its amazing possibilities in terms of its nature, culture, and people. But that does not mean we cannot show you the tip which makes the iceberg so appealing.

And that’s exactly what this fly & drive holiday in Slovenia is all about.

Thanks to Slovenia’s small size and exceptional connectivity, you can visit the places you want without worrying about getting to your destination in time or missing out on anything. With our list of Slovenia’s main landmarks and attractions, your holiday will be packed to the brim. Enjoy the surprisingly short travel distances on this beautiful country’s well-maintained roads and soak up the countryside as you witness the landscape and climate change before your eyes.

As for accommodations: You will be staying in comfortable lodgings that double as superb basecamps for exploring the wider area, which makes traveling even more convenient.

Your adventure will begin in our vibrant yet homely capital Ljubljana. After some fantastic sightseeing and tasting local cuisine and culture, you will head north to the Alpine region. The panoramic views are breathtaking as you enter a completely different word. The world-famous Lake Bled and a stunning nearby gorge await. This region is home to the incredibly captivating Triglav National Park. You will visit Lake Bohinj and ascend a beautiful mountain by cable car.

Next, you’ll be driving across some more scenically diverse landscapes as you make your way to the enchanting Karst. High on the list of extraordinary destinations, there is the renowned Postojna Cave or its UNESCO-protected counterpart, the network of Škocjan Caves. Other jewels of the Karst are the medieval Predjama Castle and Lipica Stud Farm.

It’s just a short drive to the Slovenian coast, where you will stay the night in Portorož. Visiting the seaside towns of Piran, Koper and Izola present you with yet another side of Slovenia. You will also have plenty of time to enjoy the beach and do some more sightseeing in this charming Mediterranean area.


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Things to know

Your fly & drive holiday starts in Ljubljana. We will come and meet you at your hotel to run you through your itinerary, give you some final notes and arrange your car rental. If you need a transfer from the airport, let us know upon booking!

In any case, you let us know as soon as possible. Your basic insurance included in the price offers 24/7 roadside assistance and covers damages caused to other people involved in a car accident. If you wish to upgrade your insurance, there are extended options available that cover more than one driver, windows and tyres.

To drive in Slovenia, you must have a European driver’s licence or an international driving permit.

The car you will get from the rental company is already equipt with a vignette you can use on Slovenian highways.

Generally, rental companies offer cars with automatic transmission.

We use different hotels, depending on availability, but we always make sure they are conviniently located and that you have the option of parking your car comfortably.

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For travellers that want flexibility and independence. We organize the holidays of your choice, but the adventure of getting around is all yours. You will get a fly & drive itinerary with activities, accommodations and travelling tips with full support of our team for any emergencies or concerns.

Small group

For solo travellers or travellers who wish to meet other like-minded souls, don’t want to stress about trip planning and would maybe like to enjoy some time on their own as well. You will be travelling with our tour leader in a small group of maximum 8 people in a comfortable van with accommodation, entrance fees and a detailed plan of activities arranged. For guaranteed tour departures we have a minimum of 4 people.

Private guided

For travellers who want a holiday based on their preferences and needs. You don’t need to worry over itinerary planning or your next move, and at the same time you can enjoy the holidays at your own pace and take as much time on your own whenever needed. We take care of the entire organization and provide you with a professional guide, accommodation, transportation and plan of activities.

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