12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bled
— 3 nights
2
Bovec
— 2 nights
3
Ljubljana
— 3 nights
4
Piran
— 3 nights

3
nights
Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bohinjsko Jezero (Hike&Bike Slovenia & Lake Bohinj). Spend the 13th (Sun) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. The adventure continues: hike along Vintgar Gorge, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, and fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Bled driving holiday planner.

Nuremberg, Germany to Bled is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. You'll set off for Bovec on the 15th (Tue).

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Bohinjsko Jezero, Vintgar Gorge
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Triglav National Park ©
Triglav National Park
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle

2
nights
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, then paddle through the water with X Point, then admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, and finally take in the history at Ravelnik Open Air Museum.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Bovec trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Bled to Bovec takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. September in Bovec sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 10°C at night. On the 17th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Kobarid, Vršič Pass
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Zipline
X Point ©
X Point
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley

3
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Postojna (Postojna Cave & Predjama Castle). Spend the 20th (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: visit Ljubljana Old Town, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and stroll around Tivoli Park.

To see reviews and more tourist information, read our Ljubljana visit planner.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Ljubljana takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip

Postojna
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle

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nights
Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
When in Piran, make a side trip to see Škocjan Caves in Škocjan, approximately Škocjan away. There's much more to do: make a trip to Tartini Square, stroll around Park Pietro Coppo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, and experience rural life at Fonda Fish Farm.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Piran trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Piran takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Ljubljana in September: high temperatures in Piran hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. On the 23rd (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Piran

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Portorož, Park Pietro Coppo, Škocjan Caves
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All Year eBiking ©
All Year eBiking
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square

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