11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia journey planner
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Bovec
— 2 nights
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Bled
— 3 nights
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Piran
— 3 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Paris

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Tolmin Gorge, Kozjak Waterfall, Boka Waterfall, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge, appreciate the views at Soča Valley, explore the stunning scenery at Great Soča Gorge, cruise along Mangart Saddle, then identify plant and animal life at Planica Valley, and finally explore the activities along Source of the Soča River. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, admire the sheer force of Boka Waterfall, explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, then examine the collection at Fort Kluže, and finally make a trip to Fort Hermann.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Bovec trip planning tool.

Paris, France to Bovec is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight, train, and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. In August, daytime highs in Bovec are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bled.
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Bled — 3 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Peričnik Falls, Lake Bled, Vintgar Gorge, and other attractions you added. Kids will enjoy Zelenci Nature Reserve and Church of St John the Baptist. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Mostnica Gorge and Ojstrica. Change things up with a short trip to Golden Horn Fairyland in Bohinjsko Jezero (about 40 minutes away). The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Jelovica Plateau and take in the dramatic scenery at Slap Grmečica.

To see maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Bled route planner.

Getting from Bovec to Bled by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Bled are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
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Ljubljana — 2 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You've added Postojna Cave, Kamniška Bistrica Valley, Predjama Castle, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, then explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, then take in the awesome beauty at Velika Planina, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Kamniška Bistrica Valley.

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

You can drive from Bled to Ljubljana in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. August in Ljubljana sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can drive to Piran.
Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Piran — 3 nights

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Your day by day itinerary now includes St. George's Church as well as Škocjan Caves. Visit Strunjan Nature Reserve and Svetilnik Beach for some beach relaxation. Explore hidden gems such as Škocjanski Zatok Nature Reserve and Strunjan Cliff.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Piran trip builder.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Piran in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 20°C in Piran. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.
Parks · Wildlife · Beaches · Nature
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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.