11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly
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Ljubljana
— 4 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 1 night
Drive
3
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
4
Bovec
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Piran
— 2 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

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Ljubljana

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park. Take a break from the city and head to Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Postojna Cave. Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Cerknica Lake (in Cerknica) and Cross Cave (in Grahovo). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, and take in the views from Triple Bridge.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip builder.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Amsterdam in July, expect nights in Ljubljana to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 32°C. On the 29th (Wed), you're off to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 25 — 29:

1
night
Bled

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): walk around Spa Park, explore the fascinating underground world of Pokljuka Gorge, get great views at Ojstrica, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bled Island, then stroll through Mala Osojnica, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Straža Bled.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Bled trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 29 — 30:

1
night
Bohinjsko Jezero

The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Bohinjsko Jezero holiday planner.

Bohinjsko Jezero is just a stone's throw from Bled. In July in Bohinjsko Jezero, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Adventure
Find places to stay Jul 30 — 31:

2
nights
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 1st (Sat), whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then witness the site of a historic battle at Ravelnik Open Air Museum, and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Church of St. Joseph, look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, look for all kinds of wild species at Planica Valley, then take a memorable drive along Mangart Saddle, and finally don't miss a visit to Predil Pass.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Bovec using our trip 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. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 2:

2
nights
Piran

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 3rd (Mon): head outdoors with Šalet Tunnel, look for all kinds of wild species at Škocjanski Zatok Nature Reserve, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Francis of Assisi, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square. On your second day here, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then kick back and relax at Portorož Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Strunjan Nature Reserve.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Piran journey app.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Piran takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bovec in August: high temperatures in Piran hover around 34°C and lows are around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Piran

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 2 — 4:

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.