11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 1 night
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Izola
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bovec
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 3 nights
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Ljubljana

— 1 night
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, get to know the fascinating history of Cankarjevo Nabrežje, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. While traveling from Amsterdam, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Ljubljana, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to drive to Izola.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Wineries · Historic Sites · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 11 — 12:

Izola

— 2 nights
Located on the Adriatic coast, the old fishing town of Izola draws travelers with the enticing atmosphere of its Mediterranean streets.
On the 13th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Svetilnik Beach, don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Krstilnica sv.Janeza Krstnika. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, admire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace, kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Bernardine, then get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Portorož Beach.

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You can drive from Ljubljana to Izola in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in July, Izola is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Izola

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 12 — 14:

Bovec

— 2 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, take in breathtaking views at Great Soča Gorge, and then explore the activities along Virje Waterfall. On the 16th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, then see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, then explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Church of St. Joseph.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Bovec travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Izola to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Izola in July: high temperatures in Bovec hover around 29°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bovec

Nature · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 14 — 16:

Kranjska Gora

— 2 nights
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
On the 17th (Sat), appreciate the views at Zgornjesavska Valley, then look for all kinds of wild species at Planica Valley, then take in the dramatic scenery at Peričnik Falls, and finally steep yourself in history at Katr's House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Zelenci Nature Reserve, identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, then make a trip to The Russian Chapel, and finally explore the activities along Lake Jasna.

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Traveling by car from Bovec to Kranjska Gora takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can drive to Bled.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 16 — 18:

Bled

— 3 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Lake Bohinj and Straža Bled. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Old Town Centre of Radovljica and Church of St John the Baptist. Venture out of the city with trips to Mostnica Gorge (in Stara Fužina), Spodnja Sorica Church of St. Nicholas (in Spodnja Sorica) and Bohinjsko Jezero (Vogel & Savica Waterfall). And it doesn't end there: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, pause for some photo ops at Plecnik's Monument in Breznica, take an in-depth tour of Museum of Hostages, and whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Bled itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Bled can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 18 — 21:

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.