13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 4 nights
Drive
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Portorož
— 1 night
Drive
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Kojsko
— 1 night
Drive
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Bovec
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Kamnik
— 1 night
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Brussels

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Ljubljana

— 4 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: Postojna (Postojna Cave, Predjama Castle, &more), Iglica Waterfall (in Bohinjska Bela) and Bled (Zipline, Bled Island, &more). The adventure continues: trek along Vintgar Gorge, make a trip to Ljubljana Castle, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and take in the views from Cobblers' Bridge.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip itinerary maker.

Brussels, Belgium to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. While traveling from Brussels, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Ljubljana, ranging from highs of 31°C to lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can drive to Portorož.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 16 — 20:

Portorož

— 1 night
A resort town on the country's scenic Adriatic coastline, Portoroz offers many spas with all kinds of therapeutic treatments, many based on the brine and mud from the area's salt pans.
On the 21st (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, make a trip to Tartini Square, then get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, and finally stroll around Forma Viva.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Portorož trip builder.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Portorož takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Ljubljana in August since evenings lows in Portorož dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Kojsko.

Things to do in Portorož

Parks · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 20 — 21:

Kojsko

— 1 night
Bring your camera for your holiday in Kojsko, sitting pretty on a hillside.
On the 22nd (Sun), walk around Sabotin - Peace Park, then take in panoramic vistas at Gonjače Viewing Tower, and then do a tasting at Bjana.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Kojsko trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from Portorož to Kojsko in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus; or do a combination of shuttle, train, and bus. August in Kojsko sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Kojsko

Parks · Wineries

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 21 — 22:

Bovec

— 2 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge, then contemplate the waterfront views at Soča Valley, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall. Here are some ideas for day two: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Bovec itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Kojsko to Bovec takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Kojsko in August: high temperatures in Bovec hover around 28°C and lows are around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 22 — 24:

Kranjska Gora

— 2 nights
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
On the 25th (Wed), take in the awesome beauty at Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu, then identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Planica Valley. On your second day here, glide through natural beauty at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline, then take in the dramatic scenery at Peričnik Falls, and then don't miss a visit to Three Country Border.

For other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Kranjska Gora online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Kranjska Gora takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Kranjska Gora are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 24 — 26:

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.
On the 27th (Fri), admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, then take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Bohinjsko Jezero tour builder tool.

Getting from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. August in Bohinjsko Jezero sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Kamnik.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports
Find places to stay Aug 26 — 27:

Kamnik

— 1 night
History buffs can spend their entire Kamnik vacation soaking in the town's medieval appeal at two castles, monastery, and lively streets packed with artisanal workshops.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Kamniška Bistrica Valley, take in the awesome beauty at Velika Planina, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Gradisko Lake.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Kamnik day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kamnik takes 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Kamnik are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kamnik

Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 27 — 28:

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.