11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Portorož
— 1 night
2
Vipava
— 2 nights
3
Dobravlje
— 1 night
4
Bovec
— 2 nights
5
Ljubljana
— 4 nights

1
night
Portorož

Portorož ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, then get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, then stop by Nika's Tiny House, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Benečanka Venetian House. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, glide peacefully along the water with Bananaway, then don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, and finally make a trip to Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Portorož road trip planning tool.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Portorož is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Amsterdam in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Portorož: highs are around 34°C and lows about 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can go by car to Vipava.

Things to do in Portorož

Museums · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trips

Piran, Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra
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Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square
Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum ©
Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum

2
nights
Vipava

Vipava ©
Vipava sits in a green landscape where picturesque and unspoiled nature delivers exciting opportunities to get active in the outdoors throughout the year.
On the 29th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Daniel, then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, then explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, and finally explore the activities along Vipava River Spring. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Ferrari Garden, then step into the grandiose world of Štanjel Castle, then Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and finally indulge your senses at Vino Zorz.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Vipava trip planner.

Traveling by car from Portorož to Vipava takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Vipava when traveling from Portorož in August, with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel to Dobravlje.

Things to do in Vipava

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Štanjel, Postojna, Škocjan Caves
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Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves

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night
Dobravlje

Located in western Slovenia, Dobravlje boasts picturesque surroundings featuring rolling hills carpeted with vineyards.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Vipavski Križ Castle, then savor the flavors at Food & Drink, then learn about winemaking at Winery Tilia Estate, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Capuchin Monastery of Vipavski Križ.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Dobravlje online vacation builder.

Dobravlje is just a stone's throw from Vipava. In August, daily temperatures in Dobravlje can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Dobravlje

Wineries · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Vipavski Križ
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Winery Tilia Estate ©
Winery Tilia Estate
Vipavski Križ Castle ©
Vipavski Križ Castle

2
nights
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, don't miss a visit to Predil Pass, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. On the next day, examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, then see the interesting displays at Cheese Museum of Kobarid, and finally add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Bovec road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Dobravlje to Bovec takes 2 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Dobravlje in August; daily highs in Bovec reach 28°C and lows reach 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bovec

Adventure · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Kobarid, Vršič Pass
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Zipline
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley
Kayaking & Canoeing

4
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Iglica Waterfall (in Bohinjska Bela), Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje) and Bled (Triglav National Park, Straža Bled, &more). There's lots more to do: visit Ljubljana Old Town, step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, stop by Honey House, and snap pictures at Dragon Bridge.

To see ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Ljubljana travel route planner.

Getting from Bovec to Ljubljana by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. September in Ljubljana sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Bled, Vintgar Gorge
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Triglav National Park ©
Triglav National Park
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle

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