11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Bohinjsko Jezero
Bohinjsko Jezero
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): explore the different monuments and memorials at Ukanc Military Cemetery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj. Keep things going the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Planina Zajamniki, then take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, then take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, and finally admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall.

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Paris, France to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In August, daily temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Bovec.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports
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Bovec — 3 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bovec: Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) (in Volče), Kranjska Gora (Nadiza, Vršič Pass, &more) and Planica Valley (in Rateče). There's much more to do: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, sample the tasty concoctions at Thirsty River Brewing, appreciate the views at Soča Valley, and kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

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Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bovec are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.
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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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Parish Church of the Virgin Mary of the Rosary, examine the collection at Izolana - House of the Sea, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, then get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square.

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You can drive from Bovec to Piran in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Bovec in August, expect Piran to be a bit warmer, temps between 34°C and 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.
Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums
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Ljubljana — 5 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Postojna (Predjama Castle, Postojna Cave, &more), Bled (Bled Island, Wine Tasting Bled, &more) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). And it doesn't end there: visit Ljubljana Old Town, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, examine the collection at Museum of Pharmacy and Alchemy, and walk around Tivoli Park.

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You can drive from Piran to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, Ljubljana is slightly colder than Piran - with highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can fly back home.
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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.