12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bovec
— 2 nights
2
Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
3
Bled
— 2 nights
4
Podčetrtek
— 1 night
5
Postojna
— 1 night
6
Piran
— 1 night
7
Ljubljana
— 2 nights

2
nights
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On your second day here, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then explore the activities along Virje Waterfall.

For ratings and tourist information, read our Bovec online day trip planner.

Stuttgart, Germany to Bovec is an approximately 6.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. In July in Bovec, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks Nature Adventure

Side Trips

Tolmin Gorge, Kozjak Waterfall
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Zipline
Kayaking & Canoeing
Virje Waterfall ©
Virje Waterfall

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 15th (Wed): appreciate the views at Zgornjesavska Valley, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna, thenmake a trip to The Russian Chapel, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some photo ops at Statue of Kekec, admire the sheer force of Peričnik Falls, thenfly down the slopes at Smučarska Šola ASK Kranjska Gora, and finally identify plant and animal life at Zelenci Nature Reserve.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Kranjska Gora road trip site.

Getting from Bovec to Kranjska Gora by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Kranjska Gora can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can drive to Bled.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Peričnik Falls
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Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass
Peričnik Falls ©
Peričnik Falls
Lake Jasna ©
Lake Jasna

2
nights
Bled

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, thentake some stellar pictures from Mala Osojnica, thenwhizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and finally take some stellar pictures from Straža Bled. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, and then hike along Vintgar Gorge.

For maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Bled day trip tool.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Bled in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Bled are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Podčetrtek.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors Parks Adventure

Side Trips

Bohinjsko Jezero, Vintgar Gorge
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Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Zipline
Vogel ©
Vogel

1
night
Podčetrtek

For most visitors on holiday in Podcetrtek, thermal waters remain the big draw.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Jelenov Greben Homestead, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Olimje Monastery, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Podčetrtek trip planning site.

Getting from Bled to Podčetrtek by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Podčetrtek are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Postojna.

Things to do in Podčetrtek

Spas Historic Sites Shopping
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Spas
Jelenov Greben Homestead ©
Jelenov Greben Homestead
Olimje Monastery ©
Olimje Monastery

1
night
Postojna

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and then Head underground at Planina Cave.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Postojna road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Podčetrtek to Postojna takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Postojna are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Škocjan Caves
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Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Planina Cave ©
Planina Cave

1
night
Piran

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Strunjan Nature Reserve, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, have fun and explore at Magical World of Shells Museum, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Piran driving holiday planner.

Drive from Postojna to Piran in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Postojna in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of °C in Piran. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Wildlife Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Strunjan Nature Reserve
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Strunjan Nature Reserve ©
Strunjan Nature Reserve
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square

2
nights
Ljubljana

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): explore the fascinating underground world of Cross Cave, thenget outside with Outdoor Activities, and then stop by Ljubljana Old Town. On the 23rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Ljubljana road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Piran to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Piran in July: high temperatures in Ljubljana hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Cross Cave
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Cross Cave ©
Cross Cave

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