12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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— 3 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
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Ljubljana — 3 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Go for a jaunt from Ljubljana to Postojna to see Postojna Cave about 44 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: fly like a bird with Nature Adventures, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, test your problem-solving skills at Escape Room Enigmarium, and get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Contemporary History.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana route maker website.

Beirut, Lebanon to Ljubljana is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Beirut to Ljubljana. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Beirut in September; daily highs in Ljubljana reach 23°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Wildlife
Side Trip
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Bohinjsko Jezero — 2 nights

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 25th (Fri), take in the awesome beauty at Vogel and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sat): fly like a bird with Alpinsport, then examine the collection at Museum of Alpine Dairy Farming, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall.

To find ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero travel tool.

Getting from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Dobrovo.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Transportation
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Dobrovo — 3 nights

Near the Italian border, Dobrovo remains a small settlement in a region known for its hilly orchards, vineyards, and olive groves.
Change things up with these side-trips from Dobrovo: Tolmin Gorge (in Tolmin) and Kobarid (Escape Inc. Kobarid, Kozjak Waterfall, &more). The adventure continues: make a trip to Šmartno, soothe aching muscles at Magma X, do a tasting at Vinoteka Brda, and take in the views from Solkan Bridge.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Dobrovo online holiday maker.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Dobrovo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in September: high temperatures in Dobrovo hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can go by car to Piran.
Fun & Games · Parks · Nature · Spas
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, make a trip to Walls of Piran, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Francis of Assisi, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, then see some colorful creatures with Piran Divers, and finally learn about winemaking at Vinakoper.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Piran trip planning website.

You can drive from Dobrovo to Piran in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, train, and shuttle; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Piran are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive back home.
Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife
Side Trips
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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.