11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 1 night
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Postojna
— 1 night
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Škocjan
— 1 night
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Piran
— 1 night
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Tolmin
— 1 night
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Bovec
— 1 night
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Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
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Bled
— 2 nights
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Ljubljana — 1 night

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Sun): take in the awesome beauty at Velika Planina, wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, then glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and finally explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana day trip website.

Krakow, Poland to Ljubljana is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. July in Ljubljana sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to drive to Postojna.
Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Neighborhoods
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Postojna — 1 night

With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): make a trip to Lake Petelinje, then explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, and finally do a tasting at Boris Lisjak Winery.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Postojna holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Postojna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Postojna can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can go by car to Škocjan.
Wineries · Nature · Parks · Tours
Side Trips
Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 1:

Škocjan — 1 night

Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Škocjan online vacation planner.

Škocjan is very close to Postojna. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Piran.
Parks · Nature
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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.
On the 3rd (Wed), don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, tour the pleasant surroundings at Portorož Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Strunjan Nature Reserve, and finally get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Piran road trip planner.

Getting from Škocjan to Piran by car takes about an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can drive to Tolmin.
Parks · Wildlife · Beaches · Outdoors
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Tolmin — 1 night

At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): trek along Koseč Gorges, examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, and then explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Tolmin trip planner.

Traveling by car from Piran to Tolmin takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Tolmin are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can drive to Bovec.
Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Trails
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Find places to stay Aug 3 — 4:

Bovec — 1 night

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Thirsty River Brewing.

To see where to stay and other tourist information, you can read our Bovec day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tolmin to Bovec takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Tolmin in August, with highs in Bovec at 28°C and lows at 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can go by car to Kranjska Gora.
Tours · Adventure · Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries
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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): hit the slopes at Smučarska Šola ASK Kranjska Gora, look for all kinds of wild species at Planica Valley, then look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Source of the Soča River.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Kranjska Gora tour builder site.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Kranjska Gora takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Kranjska Gora can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Parks · Wildlife · Winter Sports · Outdoors
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, then take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, and finally stroll through Vogel.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bohinjsko Jezero are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to drive to Bled.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports
Find places to stay Aug 6 — 7:

Bled — 2 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Here are some ideas for day two: step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Straža Bled, and finally skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Bled travel route app.

Bled is just a stone's throw from Bohinjsko Jezero. In August, daily temperatures in Bled can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to fly back home.
Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Adventure
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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.