13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Velenje
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Velenje
— 1 night
Drive
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Piran
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bovec
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 5 nights
Fly

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Velenje

— 1 night
With its lakes and well-maintained grassy beaches, Velenje will satisfy every tourist eager to relax or take a swim during summer months.
On the 17th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Polenek Cultural Heritage House, admire the local landmark of Green Gold Beer Fountain, then explore the fascinating underground world of Hell Cave, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Velenje Beach.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Velenje online trip itinerary builder.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Velenje is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Tel Aviv to Velenje, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tel Aviv in August, you will find days in Velenje are little chillier (32°C), and nights are much colder (16°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Piran.

Things to do in Velenje

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Piran

— 3 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Magical World of Shells Museum and Scuba & Snorkeling. Explore Piran's surroundings by going to Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan) and Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity (in Hrastovlje). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, stroll through Portorož Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, and take a leisurely stroll along Port Piran.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Piran road trip site.

You can drive from Velenje to Piran in 2.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Piran when traveling from Velenje in August, with lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Bovec

— 2 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 21st (Fri), make a trip to The Russian Chapel, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge, admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, and then admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Bovec trip itinerary maker website.

Drive from Piran to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Piran in August, things will get a bit cooler in Bovec: highs are around 28°C and lows about 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bovec

Nature · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 20 — 22:

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 23rd (Sun), explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, hike along Golden Horn Fairyland, then stroll the grounds of Ukanc Military Cemetery, then take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall.

To see more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero trip planner.

Getting from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Theme Parks
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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.
Bring the kids along to Bled Island and Bled Castle. Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Iglica Waterfall (in Bohinjska Bela), Bled (Mala Osojnica, Straža Bled, &more) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). And it doesn't end there: stop by Ljubljana Old Town, take in the views from Triple Bridge, explore the engaging exhibits at House of Illusions, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

For photos and tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Childrens Museums

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.