12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly
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Bled
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Ljubljana
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Bovec
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Tolmin
— Few hours
Drive
5
Postojna
— 2 nights
Drive
6
Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Brussels Airport

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2
nights
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 11th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Martin's Parish Church, then trek along Vintgar Gorge, then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and finally fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour. On your second day here, take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, and then head off the coast to Bled Island.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Bled sightseeing planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Bled is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Brussels in July, expect nights in Bled to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 32°C. You'll set off for Ljubljana on the 13th (Tue).

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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3
nights
Ljubljana

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Escape the urban bustle at Strunjan Nature Reserve and Portorož Beach. Family-friendly places like Ljubljana Old Town and Nature & Wildlife Tours will thrill your kids. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: Piran (Church of St. Bernardine & St. George's Church). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Ljubljana Castle, take in the views from Triple Bridge, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

To find more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bled to Ljubljana takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Fri) before leaving for Bovec.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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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 16th (Fri): witness the site of a historic battle at Ravelnik Open Air Museum and then get outside with Outdoor Activities. On the next day, explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, then admire the sheer force of Boka Waterfall, and then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Bovec tour planner.

Drive from Ljubljana to Bovec in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or take a bus. July in Bovec sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Tolmin.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Nature

Side Trip

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few
hours
Tolmin

At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Tolmin trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Bovec to Tolmin in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Bovec in July: high temperatures in Tolmin hover around 35°C and lows are around 20°C. You'll set off for Postojna on the 18th (Sun).

Things to do in Tolmin

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks
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2
nights
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 19th (Mon), admire the verdant scenery at Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park, then kick back and relax at Natural Bathing Place Lajšt, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Cerknica Lake. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, and then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Postojna trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Tolmin to Postojna by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Tolmin in July; daily highs in Postojna reach 32°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

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2
nights
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 21st (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Planica Valley, identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, and then identify plant and animal life at Zelenci Nature Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Lake Jasna, take in the dramatic scenery at Peričnik Falls, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Kranjska Gora trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Postojna to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July in Kranjska Gora, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Slovenia travel guide

4.3
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.