12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 4 nights
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Piran
— 2 nights
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Bovec
— 3 nights
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Bohinjska Bistrica
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Ljubljana

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Bring the kids along to Parasailing & Paragliding and Bled Island. Venture out of the city with trips to Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje), Bled (Bled Castle, St. Martin's Parish Church, &more) and Postojna (Predjama Castle & Postojna Cave). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, explore the engaging exhibits at House of Illusions, stroll around Tivoli Park, and take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana trip itinerary maker site.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. When traveling from Amsterdam in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Ljubljana, with highs around 32°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Trails

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Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 5th (Wed), admire the striking features of Benečanka Venetian House, take a leisurely stroll along Port Piran, engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, then head outdoors with Bananaway, and finally make a trip to Walls of Piran. On the 6th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Tartini Square, stroll around Strunjan Nature Reserve, admire the local landmark of Da Ponte Fountain, then Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and finally don't miss a visit to Taverna Koper.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Piran trip planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Piran in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in August, Piran is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Tours

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World heritage site
Škocjan Caves
4.7

3
nights
Bovec

Bovec ©
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Vršič Pass and Zelenci Nature Reserve. Go for a jaunt from Bovec to Trenta to see Alpine Botanical Garden Juliana about 32 minutes away. The adventure continues: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, and admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Bovec trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Piran to Bovec takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Piran in August; daily highs in Bovec reach 28°C and lows reach 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bohinjska Bistrica.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Tours · Adventure · Outdoors

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Wildlife Area
Vršič Pass
4.8
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Wildlife Area
Zelenci Nature Reserve
4.7
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Kayaking / Canoeing
Kayaking & Canoeing
5.0

2
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Bohinjska Bistrica

Bohinjska Bistrica ©
Bohinjska Bistrica occupies a scenic spot at the foothills of the Julian Alps, near the picturesque Lake Bohinj.
On the 10th (Mon), pedal to the sights with Hike&Bike Slovenia, add some adventure to your tour with Sport4fun, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Spodnja Sorica Church of St. Nicholas. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, then take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Ukanc Military Cemetery.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Bohinjska Bistrica travel route planner.

You can drive from Bovec to Bohinjska Bistrica in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Bohinjska Bistrica can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bohinjska Bistrica

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nature

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Kayaking / Canoeing
Sport4fun
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Water Body
Lake Bohinj
4.8
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Mountain
Vogel
4.5

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