11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Bohinjsko Jezero
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Bovec
— 2 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 5 nights
Fly

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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.
On the 6th (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Nicholas, then get engrossed in the history at Oplen House Museum, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero travel route planning website.

Brussels, Belgium to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In July, daily temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Bovec

— 2 nights
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 8th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, then take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, and then admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley. On your second day here, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Bovec visit planner.

Drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 7 — 9:

Piran

— 2 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): examine the collection at Koper Regional Museum, explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, and then do a tasting at Boris Lisjak Winery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Walls of Piran, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Piran online attractions planner.

You can drive from Bovec to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Bovec in July: high temperatures in Piran hover around 35°C and lows are around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Museums · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 9 — 11:

Ljubljana

— 5 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: Postojna (Postojna Cave, Predjama Castle, &more), Bled (Bled Island, Bled Castle, &more) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, explore the fascinating underground world of Pokljuka Gorge, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip planner.

Traveling by car from Piran to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Piran in July; daily highs in Ljubljana reach 32°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 11 — 16:

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.