11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia sightseeing planner

©
Make it your trip
1
Bled
2
Bled
— 1 night
Drive
3
Bohinjska Bela
— 1 night
Drive
4
Krnica
— 1 night
Drive
5
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
6
Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
Drive
7
Bovec
— 1 night
Drive
8
Kobarid
— 1 night
Drive
9
Tolmin
— 1 night
Drive
10
Nova Gorica
— 2 nights

S M T W T F S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21

Bled

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Bled planner.

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. You will leave for Bled on the 7th (Sat).

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 7 — 8:

Bled

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle and then take some stellar pictures from Ojstrica.

Plan trip to Bled with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

On the 8th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Bohinjska Bela.

Things to do in Bled

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 7 — 8:
Highlights from your trip

Bohinjska Bela

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Iglica Waterfall and then identify plant and animal life at Jelovica Plateau.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Bohinjska Bela sightseeing planner.

Bohinjska Bela is very close to Bled. In August in Bohinjska Bela, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. On the 9th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Krnica.

Things to do in Bohinjska Bela

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Find places to stay Aug 8 — 9:

Krnica

— 1 night
Krnica makes a perfect destination for nature lovers.
On the 9th (Mon), explore the fascinating underground world of Pokljuka Gorge.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Krnica online vacation planner.

Krnica is just a short distance from Bohinjska Bela. In August, daily temperatures in Krnica can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. On the 10th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Krnica

Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Aug 9 — 10:
Highlights from your trip

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.
Boat Bohinj has been added to your itinerary. On the 10th (Tue), fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, then hike along Golden Horn Fairyland, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Bohinj.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero trip planning tool.

You can drive from Krnica to Bohinjsko Jezero in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Bohinjsko Jezero sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Outdoors · Tours · Trails · Theme Parks
Find places to stay Aug 10 — 11:

Kranjska Gora

— 1 night
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Ledine Intermittent Lake. On the 11th (Wed), explore the activities along Ledine Intermittent Lake and then take in the dramatic scenery at Nadiza.

To plan Kranjska Gora vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Aug 11 — 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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Great Soča Gorge as well as Virje Waterfall. On the 12th (Thu), take in breathtaking views at Great Soča Gorge, then take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, then appreciate the views at Soča Valley, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Bovec tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Bovec in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bovec are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 12 — 13:

Kobarid

— 1 night
At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
On the 13th (Fri), take in the views from Bridge of Napoleon.

To see where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Kobarid trip itinerary builder.

Kobarid is very close to Bovec. In August in Kobarid, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Tolmin.
Find places to stay Aug 13 — 14:
Highlights from your trip

Tolmin

— 1 night
At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
On the 14th (Sat), explore the world behind art at Tolmin Museum and then explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Tolmin travel planner.

Tolmin is just a stone's throw from Kobarid. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Kobarid in August: high temperatures in Tolmin hover around 34°C and lows are around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Nova Gorica.

Things to do in Tolmin

Parks · Nature · Museums
Find places to stay Aug 14 — 15:

Nova Gorica

— 2 nights
A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave and then explore the historical opulence of Branik Castle. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Stazione Transalpina and then snap pictures at Solkan Bridge.

Make your Nova Gorica itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Tolmin to Nova Gorica by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Nova Gorica are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C.

Things to do in Nova Gorica

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 15 — 17:

Slovenia travel guide

4.2
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.