11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
— 4 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
— 2 nights
— 2 nights


Ljubljana — 4 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Parasailing & Paragliding and Straža Bled. Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Velika Planina. Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Bled (Church of St. Andrew, Zipline, &more), Peričnik Falls (in Mojstrana) and Old Town Centre of Radovljica (in Radovljica). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Jacob, admire nature's wide array of creatures at ZOO Ljubljana, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Church of the Annunciation.

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Naples, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Naples in July; daily highs in Ljubljana reach 32°C and lows reach 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to 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 5th (Fri), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, then take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, then take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Slap Grmečica.

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Drive from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to drive to Kranjska Gora.
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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 6th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Ledine Intermittent Lake, identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, then make a trip to The Russian Chapel, then explore the activities along Lake Jasna, and finally appreciate the views at Zgornjesavska Valley.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Kranjska Gora tour itinerary site.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Kranjska Gora sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can drive to Kobarid.
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Kobarid — 2 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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, then contemplate the waterfront views at Soča Valley, then explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge, and finally make a trip to Italian Charnel House. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Boka Waterfall, then explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, then get outside with Outdoor Activities, and finally admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall.

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Drive from Kranjska Gora to Kobarid in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Kobarid are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Piran.
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Piran — 2 nights

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 9th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach, make a trip to Walls of Piran, get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Izolana - House of the Sea, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, and then admire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace.

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You can drive from Kobarid to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Kobarid in August; daily highs in Piran reach 34°C and lows reach 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.
Historic Sites · Museums · Beaches · Parks
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Slovenia travel guide

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.