14 days in Piran, Škocjan & Alpine Slovenia Itinerary

14 days in Piran, Škocjan & Alpine Slovenia Itinerary

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Piran
— 5 nights
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Škocjan
— 1 night
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Tolmin
— 3 nights
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
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Bled
— 3 nights

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Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity and Marija Snežne Church will appeal to history buffs. You'll explore and learn at Magical World of Shells Museum and Koper Regional Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Cross Cave (in Grahovo), Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park (in Rakek) and Wine Tours & Tastings (in Vipava). There's still lots to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, enjoy the sand and surf at Svetilnik Beach, and steep yourself in history at Church of St. Maurus.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Piran journey planner.

Graz, Austria to Piran is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Graz in July: high temperatures in Piran hover around 35°C and lows are around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Škocjan.

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Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife

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Škocjan

Škocjan ©
Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): stroll through Nanos Plateau and then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Škocjan trip planner.

You can drive from Piran to Škocjan in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Tolmin.

Things to do in Škocjan

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Trails

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Škocjan Caves
4.7

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Tolmin

Tolmin ©
At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Popular historic sites such as Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum and Gewerkenegg Castle are in your itinerary. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Soča Valley and Franja Partisan Hospital. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tolmin: Žiri Museum (in Žiri), Bovec (Boka Waterfall, Zipline, &more) and Source of the Soča River (in Soča). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem).

To find maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Tolmin holiday builder website.

You can drive from Škocjan to Tolmin in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Tolmin

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Adventure

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Boka Waterfall
4.4
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Virje Waterfall
4.6

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Bohinjsko Jezero

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 4th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then go from sight to sight with Vogel, and finally admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Tolmin to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Tolmin in August, expect Bohinjsko Jezero to be little chillier, temps between 28°C and 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Adventure
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Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at St. Martin's Parish Church and Museum of Apiculture. Visit Bled Castle and Bled Island for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to Kranjska Gora (Vršič Pass, Zelenci Nature Reserve, &more). There's still lots to do: take some stellar pictures from Mala Osojnica, stroll through Straža Bled, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Bled trip planner.

Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bled by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Bled can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Adventure · Wildlife

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Mala Osojnica
4.8

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