13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly
1
Ljubljana
— 4 nights
Drive
2
Podčetrtek
— 1 night
Drive
3
Portorož
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Tolmin
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
6
Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
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.
Visiting Parasailing & Paragliding and Zipline will get you outdoors. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Straža Bled. Venture out of the city with trips to Church of St. Jacob (in Ribno), Velika Planina (in Stahovica) and Room Escape Games (in Bled). Dedicate the 21st (Thu) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, sample the tasty concoctions at Union Experience, stroll around Tivoli Park, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery.

For reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Ljubljana trip maker website.

Brussels, Belgium to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. When traveling from Brussels in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Ljubljana: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Podčetrtek.
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Podčetrtek — 1 night

For most visitors on holiday in Podcetrtek, thermal waters remain the big draw.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Haler Homestead, find something for the whole family at Witch House - Land of Fairy Tales and Imagination, then pause for some serene contemplation at Olimje Monastery, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Podčetrtek online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Ljubljana to Podčetrtek by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In July in Podčetrtek, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Portorož.
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Spas · Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites · Theme Parks
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Portorož — 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Koper City Beach, take a leisurely stroll along Port Piran, then get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, then make a trip to Tartini Square, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, try to win big at Casino Riviera, then make a trip to Walls of Piran, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Portorož holiday maker tool.

You can drive from Podčetrtek to Portorož in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Portorož can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to drive to Tolmin.
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Tolmin — 2 nights

At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Boka Waterfall, appreciate the views at Soča Valley, and then explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Tolmin attractions planner.

You can drive from Portorož to Tolmin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Tolmin can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough 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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, 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.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Bohinjsko Jezero road trip planner.

Getting from Tolmin to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 1.5 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Tolmin in July, with highs in Bohinjsko Jezero at 29°C and lows at 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kranjska Gora.
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Kranjska Gora — 2 nights

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): appreciate the views at Zgornjesavska Valley, identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, then don't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna. On the next day, contemplate the waterfront views at Ledine Intermittent Lake, admire the sheer force of Peričnik Falls, and then cool off at Aqua Larix.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Kranjska Gora travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can drive back home.
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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.
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