13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Bohinjsko Jezero
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Bled
— 3 nights
Drive
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Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bovec
— 1 night
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Piran
— 2 nights
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Ljubljana
— 4 nights
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist and then take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero online itinerary planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv to Bohinjsko Jezero, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tel Aviv in August, you will find days in Bohinjsko Jezero are slightly colder (28°C), and nights are much colder (14°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Aug 31 — Sep 1:

Bled

— 3 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Museum of Apiculture. Take a break from the city and head to Vintgar Gorge and Lake Bohinj. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Zipline and Straža Bled. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Andrew, and admire the sheer force of Slap Grmečica.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Bled trip itinerary planner.

Bled is just a short distance from Bohinjsko Jezero. In August in Bled, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 31 — Sep 3:

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 3rd (Fri), make a trip to Ajdovska Deklica. On your second day here, contemplate the waterfront views at Source of the Soča River, then look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Planica Valley.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Kranjska Gora tour itinerary planning site.

Drive from Bled to Kranjska Gora in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 3 — 5:

Bovec

— 1 night
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 Šmartno. On the 5th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Šmartno.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bovec trip itinerary planning tool.

Drive from Kranjska Gora to Bovec in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Bovec are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Bovec

Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 5 — 6:

Piran

— 2 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 7th (Tue), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Piran Minorite Monastery, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Francis of Assisi.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Piran trip planner.

Getting from Bovec to Piran by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Bovec in September, with highs in Piran at 28°C and lows at 17°C. On the 8th (Wed), you're off to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors
Find places to stay Sep 6 — 8:

Ljubljana

— 4 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Visiting Nature & Wildlife Tours and Parasailing & Paragliding will get you outdoors. Your inner history buff will appreciate Škofja Loka Castle and Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum. Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Velika Planina (in Stahovica) and Škofja Loka (Church of the Holy Cross & Špital and the Špital Church of Our Lady of Sorrows). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at National Museum of Contemporary History, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, appreciate the extensive heritage of Cankarjevo Nabrežje, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Ljubljana trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Piran to Ljubljana by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Piran in September, with highs in Ljubljana at 23°C and lows at 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 8 — 12:

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.