13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia route planner

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Izola
— 1 night
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Bovec
— 3 nights
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Brezje
— 1 night
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
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Ptuj
— 1 night
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Ljubljana
— 5 nights
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Izola

— 1 night
Located on the Adriatic coast, the old fishing town of Izola draws travelers with the enticing atmosphere of its Mediterranean streets.
On the 1st (Sat), make a trip to Tartini Square.

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Bologna, Italy to Izola is an approximately 4-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Izola

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Bovec

— 3 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Get out of town with these interesting Bovec side-trips: Three Country Border (in Rateče), Kranjska Gora (Vršič Pass & Lake Jasna) and Tolmin Gorge (in Tolmin). Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, make a trip to Fort Hermann, trek along Krampež Waterfall, and examine the collection at Kobarid Museum.

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You can drive from Izola to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Izola in August, expect Bovec to be slightly colder, temps between 28°C and 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Brezje.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

Side Trips

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Brezje

— 1 night
Brezje is a settlement in the Municipality of Radovljica in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.The village is located southwest of Radovljica on the road to Kranj. Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): examine the collection at Nativity Museum (Muzej jaslic), pause for some photo ops at Basilica of the Virgin Mary, then examine the collection at Kropa Iron Forging Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Kropa's Old Town.

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Drive from Bovec to Brezje in 1.5 hours. In August in Brezje, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Brezje

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Bohinjsko Jezero

— 1 night
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Ukanc Military Cemetery, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Brezje to Bohinjsko Jezero takes an hour. 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 Ptuj.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports
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Ptuj

— 1 night
A tour of Ptuj reveals an old town filled with new experiences.
On the 8th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Ptuj Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish Church of St. Marija - Ptujskogorska Mother of God, then don't miss a visit to Church of St. George, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Prešernova Street, and finally pause for some photo ops at Orpheus Monument.

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Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Ptuj by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. August in Ptuj sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Ptuj

Historic Sites · Museums
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Ljubljana

— 5 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Bled (Ojstrica, Bled Castle, &more), Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje) and Postojna Cave (in Postojna). And it doesn't end there: stop by Ljubljana Old Town, stroll around Tivoli Park, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Church of the Annunciation.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana journey builder app.

You can drive from Ptuj to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

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Slovenia travel guide

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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.