13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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1
Ljubljana
— 3 nights
2
Piran
— 3 nights
3
Kobarid
— 3 nights
4
Bovec
— 3 nights

3
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Visit Cankarjevo Nabrežje and Škofja Loka Castle for their historical value. Appreciate the collections at National Museum of Contemporary History and Slovenian Ethnographic Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: Radovljica (St. Peter's Church & Museum of Apiculture). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, get engrossed in the history at Museum of Puppetry, examine the collection at Railway Museum, and stroll the grounds of Žale Cemetery.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Ljubljana online vacation planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. In May, plan for daily highs up to 68°F, and evening lows to 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Radovljica, Škofja Loka Castle
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Škofja Loka Castle ©
Škofja Loka Castle
Cankarjevo Nabrežje ©
Cankarjevo Nabrežje
National Museum of Contemporary History ©
National Museum of Contemporary History

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Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at First of May Square and Muda Gate. Military Museum Tabor and Mediadom Pyrhani will appeal to museum buffs. Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Francis of Assisi, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Piran Minorite Monastery.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Piran trip website.

Getting from Ljubljana to Piran by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Piran, with lows of 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can go by car to Kobarid.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Koper, Izola, Military Museum Tabor, Strunjan Nature Reserve
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Church of St. Francis of Assisi ©
Church of St. Francis of Assisi
Military Museum Tabor ©
Military Museum Tabor
Church of St. Maurus ©
Church of St. Maurus

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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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): walk around Sabotin Park Miru, then head outdoors with Magma X, then learn about winemaking at Lepa Vida Boutique Winery, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary of the Assumption church. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit, steep yourself in history at Tolmin Castle on Kozlov Rob, then contemplate the long history of Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem), and finally hike along Krampež Waterfall.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Kobarid online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Piran to Kobarid takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Piran in May, with highs in Kobarid at 64°F and lows at 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Bovec.

Things to do in Kobarid

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Tolmin, Nova Gorica, Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem), Sabotin Park Miru
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Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) ©
Krampež Waterfall ©
Krampež Waterfall
Drežnica Village ©
Drežnica Village

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Bovec

Bovec ©
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Virje Waterfall. Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery and Ravelnik Open Air Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Let the collections at Liznjekova house and Fort Kluze capture your imagination. Change things up with these side-trips from Bovec: Planica Valley (in Rateče) and Kranjska Gora (Tromeja -Triple border & Ajdovska Deklica). And it doesn't end there: get outside with Mangart Saddle, make a trip to Fort Hermann, and explore the activities along Source of the Soča River.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Bovec trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Kobarid to Bovec by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In May in Bovec, expect temperatures between 64°F during the day and 45°F at night. You will leave for home on the 3rd (Wed).

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Kranjska Gora, Source of the Soča River, Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery
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Planica Valley ©
Planica Valley
Virje Waterfall ©
Virje Waterfall
Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery ©
Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery

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