11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Kranjska Gora
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Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Kobarid
— 3 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 1 night
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 4 nights
Fly

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Kranjska Gora — 1 night

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Peričnik Falls, then make a trip to Ajdovska Deklica, and then explore the activities along Lake Jasna. On the next day, admire the verdant scenery at Zgornjesavska Valley, don't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel, then identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Planica Valley.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Kranjska Gora sightseeing planner.

London, UK to Kranjska Gora is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In August, daytime highs in Kranjska Gora are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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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 31st (Wed), admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, then 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 see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero journey maker site.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Bohinjsko Jezero, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to drive to Kobarid.
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Kobarid — 3 nights

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Kayaking & Canoeing and Soča Valley. Get outdoors at Tolmin Gorge and Kozjak Waterfall. Take a break from Kobarid with a short trip to Virje Waterfall in Bovec, about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: admire the sheer force of Boka Waterfall, skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, and don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Kobarid trip simple and quick.

Drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kobarid in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Kobarid, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Piran.
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Piran — 1 night

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 4th (Sun): take in the waterfront at Port Piran, don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, then learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square.

To see other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Piran attractions planner.

You can drive from Kobarid to Piran in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Kobarid in September; daily highs in Piran reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 4 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Get outdoors at Parasailing & Paragliding and Zipline. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Straža Bled. Venture out of the city with trips to Velika Planina (in Stahovica) and Room Escape Games (in Bled). The adventure continues: walk around Tivoli Park, sample the tasty concoctions at Union Experience, get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, and take in the views from Cobblers' Bridge.

To see photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana online route builder.

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. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Piran in September: high temperatures in Ljubljana hover around 23°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can fly back home.
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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.
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