12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Ljubljana
— 1 night
2
Škofja Loka
— 2 nights
3
Bled
— 3 nights
4
Kobarid
— 2 nights
5
Piran
— 2 nights

1
night
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Škocjan Caves as well as Ljubljana Central Market. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Cankarjevo Nabrežje.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana vacation planner.

Paris, France to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can go by car to Škofja Loka.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cerknica Lake, Škocjan Caves, Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park
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Ljubljanica River ©
Ljubljanica River
Cathedral of St. Nicholas ©
Cathedral of St. Nicholas
Cankarjevo Nabrežje ©
Cankarjevo Nabrežje

2
nights
Škofja Loka

Škofja Loka ©
Skofja Loka works great as a starting point for explorations into the Julian Alps, very near the country's capital Ljubljana.
You've now added Velika Planina to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): admire the sheer force of Rinka Waterfall, take in the awesome beauty at Velika Planina, take in the awesome beauty at Šmarjetna Mountain, then step into the grandiose world of Škofja Loka Castle, then admire the striking features of Homan House, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Jacob Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Mon): stroll through Mount Blegoš, pause for some serene contemplation at Spodnja Sorica Church of St. Nicholas, take in the dramatic scenery at Šum Waterfall, then take in the dramatic natural features at St. Jošt Church, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of the Annunciation of Mary, and finally take in the views from Capuchin Bridge.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Škofja Loka travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Škofja Loka takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Škofja Loka are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Škofja Loka

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kranj, Spodnja Sorica Church of St. Nicholas, Velika Planina, Rinka Waterfall
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Velika Planina ©
Velika Planina
Škofja Loka Castle ©
Škofja Loka Castle
Rinka Waterfall ©
Rinka Waterfall

3
nights
Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Lake Bled has been added to your itinerary. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Bled Castle and Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary. Get outdoors at Lake Bohinj and Savica Waterfall. Change things up with these side-trips from Bled: Martuljek Waterfalls (in Gozd Martuljek), Zelenci Nature Reserve (in Kranjska Gora) and Church of St John the Baptist (in Bohinjsko Jezero). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Straža Bled, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bled Island, pause for some photo ops at Colnar - Boatman, and find something for the whole family at Dino Park Bled - Radovljica.

To see other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Bled day trip website.

You can drive from Škofja Loka to Bled in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. July in Bled sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bohinjsko Jezero, Kranjska Gora, Martuljek Waterfalls, Dino Park Bled - Radovljica
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Mala Osojnica ©
Mala Osojnica
Straža Bled ©
Straža Bled

2
nights
Kobarid

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.
You've now added Kanal Bridge to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary of the Assumption church, then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, then witness the site of a historic battle at Ravelnik Open Air Museum, and finally whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. On the 1st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge, contemplate the long history of Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem), snap pictures at Kanal Bridge, explore the ancient world of Tolmin Castle on Kozlov Rob, then contemplate the waterfront views at Soča Valley, and finally trek along Krampež Waterfall.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Kobarid driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Bled to Kobarid takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. July in Kobarid sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can drive to Piran.

Things to do in Kobarid

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Bovec, Tolmin, Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem), Kanal Bridge
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Kozjak Waterfall ©
Kozjak Waterfall
Zipline
Kayaking & Canoeing

2
nights
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 2nd (Sun): make a trip to Tartini Square, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St Peter, kick back and relax at Portorož Beach, admire the striking features of Sodna palaca, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, and finally see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: head outdoors with Šalet Tunnel, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. Maurus, look for all kinds of wild species at Strunjan Nature Reserve, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then admire the striking features of Benečanka Venetian House, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Francis of Assisi.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Piran journey maker.

Traveling by car from Kobarid to Piran takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Kobarid in August, with highs in Piran at 34°C and lows at 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Izola, Portorož Beach, Strunjan Nature Reserve
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Church of St. Francis of Assisi ©
Church of St. Francis of Assisi
St. George's Church
St. George's Church
Portorož Beach ©
Portorož Beach

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