12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Venice Treviso, Train to Tarvisio Boscoverde, Drive to Bovec
— 2 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
— 2 nights
— 6 nights


Bovec — 2 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Venture out of the city with trips to Lepa Vida Boutique Winery (in Šempas) and Solkan Bridge (in Solkan). There's much more to do: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, take in the history at Ravelnik Open Air Museum, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Bovec online tour itinerary maker.

Paris, France to Bovec is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight, train, and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Adventure · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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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 10th (Thu), explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, and finally admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can go by car 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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): take in the exciting artwork at Nika's Tiny House, get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, examine the collection at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, then examine the collection at Koper Regional Museum, then ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sat): brush up on your military savvy at Military Museum Tabor, then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, then Head underground at Divača Cave, and finally make a trip to Taverna Koper.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Piran trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in August, things will get a bit warmer in Piran: highs are around 34°C and lows about 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.
Museums · Parks · Nature · Childrens Museums
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Ljubljana — 6 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: Museum of Pharmacy and Alchemy (in Radovljica), Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje) and Bled (Triglav National Park, Bled Island, &more). There's still lots to do: Head underground at Postojna Cave, step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, and get in on the family fun at Escape Room Enigmarium.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana day trip planning site.

Getting from Piran to Ljubljana by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Piran in August; daily highs in Ljubljana reach 31°C and lows reach 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can catch the flight back home.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
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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.