13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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— 6 nights
— 3 nights
— 2 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night


Ljubljana — 6 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Get outdoors at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Cross Cave. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Velika Planina and Natural Bathing Place Lajšt. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Postojna Cave (in Postojna), Kržišnik Garden & Gallery (in Žiri) and Peričnik Falls (in Mojstrana). Dedicate the 9th (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, stroll around Tivoli Park, and take in the views from Triple Bridge.

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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 32°C to lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can go by car to Piran.
Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Wineries
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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Portorož Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, admire the striking features of Sodna palaca, ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, and see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Piran online journey maker.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Piran takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in July, Piran is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bovec.
Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Parks
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Source of the Soča River, then get outside with Outdoor Activities, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing. On the 14th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, then look for all kinds of wild species at Planica Valley, then glide through natural beauty at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline, and finally identify plant and animal life at Zelenci Nature Reserve.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Bovec holiday planner.

Drive from Piran to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Piran in July, with highs in Bovec at 29°C and lows at 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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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.
For reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. You'll set off for home on the 15th (Fri).
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Slovenia travel guide

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.