12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Piran
— 1 night
2
Kobarid
— 3 nights
3
Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
4
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
5
Ljubljana
— 4 nights

1
night
Piran

Piran
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, pause for some serene contemplation at St Stephen's Church, admire the striking features of Benečanka Venetian House, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Piran Minorite Monastery, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Marija Snežne Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Francis of Assisi, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Bernardine, then enjoy the sand and surf at Strunjan Nature Reserve, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. Maurus, and finally head outdoors with Šalet Tunnel.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Piran online trip planner.

Ljubljana to Piran is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Piran when traveling from Ljubljana in July, with lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Izola, Strunjan Nature Reserve
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St. George's Church
St. George's Church
Strunjan Nature Reserve ©
Strunjan Nature Reserve
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
nights
Kobarid

At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
Get some historical perspective at Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) and St Mary of the Assumption church. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Zipline and Kozjak Waterfall. Change things up with these side-trips from Kobarid: River Rafting & Tubing (in Bovec) and Source of the Soča River (in Soča). Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit, contemplate the long history of Tonovec Castle, and see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Kobarid trip builder.

You can drive from Piran to Kobarid in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Piran in July: high temperatures in Kobarid hover around 29°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Kobarid

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bovec, Tolmin, Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem), Source of the Soča River
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River Rafting & Tubing
Zipline
Tolmin Gorge ©
Tolmin Gorge

2
nights
Kranjska Gora

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 1st (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu, admire the sheer force of Nadiza, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Planica Valley. On the next day, hit the slopes at Smučarska Šola ASK Kranjska Gora, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary, then contemplate the long history of Katr's House, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Peričnik Falls.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Kranjska Gora trip planner.

You can drive from Kobarid to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Peričnik Falls, Katr's House
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Peričnik Falls ©
Peričnik Falls
Planica Valley ©
Planica Valley
Katr's House ©
Katr's House

1
night
Bohinjsko Jezero

Bohinjsko Jezero ©
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 3rd (Mon), take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Bohinjsko Jezero, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Vogel ©
Vogel
Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Savica Waterfall ©
Savica Waterfall

4
nights
Ljubljana

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Get in touch with nature at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Cross Cave. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cathedral of St. Nicholas and Škofja Loka Castle. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: Hell Cave (in Sempeter v Savinjski Dolini), Celje Castle (in Celje) and Postojna Cave (in Postojna). There's still lots to do: glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, get to know the fascinating history of Cankarjevo Nabrežje, contemplate the long history of Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum, and explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

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Drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Škofja Loka Castle, Cross Cave, Hell Cave, Celje Castle, Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum ©
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum

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