12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Bled — 3 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Old Town Centre of Radovljica and St. Martin's Parish Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Lake Bohinj and Parasailing & Paragliding. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bled: Mostnica Gorge (in Stara Fužina), Kranjska Gora (Zelenci Nature Reserve, Vršič Pass, &more) and Church of St. Nicholas (in Spodnja Sorica). And it doesn't end there: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, hit the slopes at Straža Bled, get great views at Mala Osojnica, and awaken your taste buds at Wine Tasting Bled.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Bled trip itinerary builder.

Berlin, Germany to Bled is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In July in Bled, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can go by car to Bovec.
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Bovec — 3 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Kozjak Waterfall and Soča Valley. Get some cultural insight at Kobarid Museum and Drežnica Village. The adventure continues: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, take in the dramatic scenery at Boka Waterfall, explore the activities along Virje Waterfall, and scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Bovec tour itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Bled to Bovec takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July in Bovec, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Piran.
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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 24th (Mon), make a trip to Tartini Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Piran road trip app.

You can drive from Bovec to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Bovec in July, with highs in Piran at 35°C and lows at 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 4 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Celje Castle and Cathedral of St. Nicholas. Escape the urban bustle at Velika Planina and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Orožnov Square (in Laško), Maribor (Lent & Pyramid Archaeological Site) and Monastery Mekinje (in Kamnik). There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Škofja Loka Castle, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, appreciate the extensive heritage of Cankarjevo Nabrežje, and make a trip to Gornji Trg.

Before you visit Ljubljana, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Drive from Piran to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Piran in July, expect Ljubljana to be a bit cooler, temps between 32°C and 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to fly back home.
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Slovenia travel guide

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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.