13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Start: Bologna
Drive:  3 h 45 min
1
Ljubljana
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Bovec
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Piran
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h 45 min
End: Bologna

5
nights
Ljubljana

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Venture out of the city with trips to Postojna (Predjama Castle, Postojna Cave, &more), Bled (Zipline, Spa Park, &more) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, stroll around Tivoli Park, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Ljubljana online travel route planner.

Bologna, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Bologna in August, things will get a bit cooler in Ljubljana: highs are around 31°C and lows about 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bled, Postojna, Vintgar Gorge
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge

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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum, admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, thentake in the awesome beauty at Vogel, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 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 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Oplen House Museum
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Vogel ©
Vogel
Savica Waterfall ©
Savica Waterfall

3
nights
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bovec: Solkan Bridge (in Solkan), Tolmin Gorge (in Tolmin) and Rateče (Three Country Border & Planica Valley). There's still lots to do: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, explore the activities along Soča Valley, examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, and make a trip to Predil Pass.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Bovec road trip app.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Bovec can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Kranjska Gora, Tolmin Gorge, Kobarid Museum, Solkan Bridge
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Zipline
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley

3
nights
Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Venture out of the city with trips to Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra (in Hrastovlje) and Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan). The adventure continues: make a trip to Tartini Square, enjoy the sand and surf at Strunjan Nature Reserve, look for all kinds of wild species at Škocjanski Zatok Nature Reserve, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church.

Plan trip to Piran with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Drive from Bovec to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from Bovec in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Piran: highs are around 34°C and lows about 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Piran

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Koper, Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra, Park Pietro Coppo, Strunjan Nature Reserve, Škocjan Caves
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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square
Scuba & Snorkeling

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