12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Start: Ulm
Drive:  8 h 30 min
1
Ljubljana
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
2
Postojna
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
3
Piran
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Dobrovo
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Bovec
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h
6
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
7
Bled
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
8
Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
End: Ramsau am Dachstein

1
night
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
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 10th (Fri): snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, take in the views from Triple Bridge, thentake a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, and finally ponder the world of politics at Town Hall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Tiporenesansa, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, thenlook for gifts at Trgovina IKA, and finally explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Ljubljana trip planning app.

Ulm, Germany to Ljubljana is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. In July, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Adventure
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle
Triple Bridge ©
Triple Bridge

2
nights
Postojna

Postojna ©
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.
On the 12th (Sun), Head underground at Postojna Cave, thensee the interesting displays at Toplar Double Hayrack, thenexplore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, and finally indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

For other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Postojna trip website.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Postojna 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. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Wine Tours & Tastings
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Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Wine Tours & Tastings

1
night
Piran

Piran
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 13th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, admire the striking features of Mestna loza - Piran, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, thenget engrossed in the history at Mediadom Pyrhani, thenadmire the striking features of Benečanka Venetian House, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the engaging exhibits at Magical World of Shells Museum, make a trip to Port Piran, kick back and relax at Portorož Beach, thenadmire the striking features of Sodna palaca, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, and finally admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Piran online day trip planner.

Drive from Postojna to Piran in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Postojna in July, Piran is a bit warmer at night with lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Dobrovo.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Koper, Portorož Beach
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St. George's Church
St. George's Church
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum

3
nights
Dobrovo

Near the Italian border, Dobrovo remains a small settlement in a region known for its hilly orchards, vineyards, and olive groves.
Get out of town with these interesting Dobrovo side-trips: Wine Tours & Tastings (in Dobravlje) and Lepa Vida Boutique Winery (in Šempas). There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Sabotin Park Miru, stroll around Sabotin - Peace Park, appreciate the extensive heritage of Jewish Cemetery, and don't miss a visit to Šmartno.

To find reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Dobrovo trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Piran to Dobrovo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in July, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Dobrovo

Wineries Parks Tours

Side Trips

Nova Gorica, Kojsko, Wine Tours & Tastings
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Lepa Vida Boutique Winery ©
Lepa Vida Boutique Winery
Sabotin - Peace Park ©
Sabotin - Peace Park

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hours
Bovec

Bovec ©
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 17th (Fri), indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing.

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You can drive from Dobrovo to Bovec in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from Dobrovo in July, things will get slightly colder in Bovec: highs are around 29°C and lows about 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bovec

Breweries & Distilleries
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Thirsty River Brewing ©
Thirsty River Brewing

1
night
Bohinjsko Jezero

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.
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You can drive from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Bohinjsko Jezero are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. On the 18th (Sat), you'll travel to Bled.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Outdoors Parks Tours
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night
Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): get great views at Mala Osojnica, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Bled Island, and then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Vintgar Gorge, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Martin's Parish Church, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Straza Bled.

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You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bled in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Bled can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bled

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Vintgar Gorge
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Straza Bled ©
Straza Bled
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle

2
nights
Kranjska Gora

Kranjska Gora ©
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 20th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna, thendon't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel, thenidentify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, and finally admire the verdant scenery at Zgornjesavska Valley. On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at Zelenci Nature Reserve, take in the dramatic scenery at Peričnik Waterfall, and then pause for some photo ops at Statue of Kekec.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Kranjska Gora online attractions planner.

You can drive from Bled to Kranjska Gora in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Kranjska Gora are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Peričnik Waterfall
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Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass
Peričnik Waterfall ©
Peričnik Waterfall
Lake Jasna ©
Lake Jasna

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