11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia journey builder

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Fly to Venice, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 5 nights
Drive
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Koper
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bovec
— 1 night
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Zaragoza

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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 Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Bled (Triglav National Park, Parasailing & Paragliding, &more), Postojna Cave (in Postojna) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, and stroll around Tivoli Park.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana road trip planner.

Zaragoza, Spain to Ljubljana is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Zaragoza in August, with highs in Ljubljana at 80°F and lows at 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Koper.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 5 — 10:

Koper

— 2 nights
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
On the 11th (Thu), Head underground at Škocjan Caves, then explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, and then explore the historical opulence of Socerb Castle. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum, then make a trip to Tartini Square, and finally don't miss a visit to Parish Church of the Virgin Mary of the Rosary.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Koper online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Koper in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of 63°F in Koper. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Koper

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 10 — 12:

Bovec

— 1 night
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 13th (Sat): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, contemplate the waterfront views at Soča Valley, and then admire the sheer force of Koseč Gorges.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Bovec day trip planner.

You can drive from Koper to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Koper in August, things will get little chillier in Bovec: highs are around 76°F and lows about 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Adventure

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 12 — 13:

Bohinjsko Jezero

— 2 nights
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 14th (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip planner.

Getting from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bohinjsko Jezero are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports
Find places to stay Aug 13 — 15:

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.