10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia route planner

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Drive
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Piran
— 1 night
Drive
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Tolmin
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 3 nights
Shuttle to Trieste, Fly to Naples

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Piran

— 1 night
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 12th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, then learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Piran trip planner.

Naples, Italy to Piran is an approximately 9.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Expect slightly colder evenings in Piran when traveling from Naples in August, with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to drive to Tolmin.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums

Side Trip

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Tolmin

— 3 nights
At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Explore hidden gems such as Kayaking & Canoeing and Kozjak Waterfall. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tolmin: Bovec (Zipline, Boka Waterfall, &more). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Simon Gregorcic, don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House, and take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge.

For ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Tolmin trip planning site.

Drive from Piran to Tolmin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Tolmin sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Tolmin

Parks · Nature · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

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Bohinjsko Jezero

— 1 night
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): go from sight to sight with Vogel, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, then get the adrenaline pumping with Hike&Bike Slovenia, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

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Getting from Tolmin to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August, Bohinjsko Jezero is slightly colder than Tolmin - with highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Tours
Find places to stay Aug 15 — 16:

Kranjska Gora

— 1 night
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
On the 17th (Mon), admire the verdant scenery at Zgornjesavska Valley, then identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, then don't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Kranjska Gora trip planner.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Kranjska Gora are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Find places to stay Aug 16 — 17:

Ljubljana

— 3 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Tivoli Park and Straža Bled. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Parasailing & Paragliding and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Take a break from Ljubljana with a short trip to Zipline in Bled, about 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ZOO Ljubljana, and admire the masterpieces at Tiporenesansa.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana day trip planner.

Drive from Kranjska Gora to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

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Slovenia travel guide

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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.