13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly
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Bled
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Ljubljana
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Kamnik
— 1 night
Drive
4
Bovec
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
Drive
6
Piran
— 2 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Amsterdam

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Bled — 2 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Lake Bohinj and Straža Bled. Venture out of the city with trips to Mostnica Gorge (in Stara Fužina) and Vogel (in Bohinjsko Jezero). There's still lots to do: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, admire the sheer force of Slap Grmečica, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Bled tour itinerary app.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Bled is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. When traveling from Amsterdam in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Bled, with highs around 31°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.
Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Adventure
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Ljubljana — 3 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Ljubljanica River and Tivoli Park. Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Kebe Museum of Lake Cerknica (in Cerknica) and Cross Cave (in Grahovo). Spend the 7th (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, and don't miss a visit to Gornji Trg.

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Traveling by car from Bled to Ljubljana takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kamnik.
Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums
Side Trips
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Kamnik — 1 night

History buffs can spend their entire Kamnik vacation soaking in the town's medieval appeal at two castles, monastery, and lively streets packed with artisanal workshops.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): explore the activities along Kamniška Bistrica Valley, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Velika Planina, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Predaselj Gorge.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Kamnik trip maker website.

Kamnik is just a stone's throw from Ljubljana. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Bovec.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
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Bovec — 3 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Tolmin Gorge and Kobarid Museum. The adventure continues: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, admire the sheer force of Boka Waterfall, explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, and don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House.

To find photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Bovec online itinerary planner.

Getting from Kamnik to Bovec by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kranjska Gora.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife
Side Trips
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Kranjska Gora — 1 night

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 12th (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.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Kranjska Gora journey builder website.

Drive from Bovec to Kranjska Gora in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Kranjska Gora can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Piran.
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Piran — 2 nights

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum, then make a trip to Walls of Piran, then admire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower. On the 14th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Piran online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Piran takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Kranjska Gora in August: high temperatures in Piran hover around 34°C and lows are around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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.