14 days in Slovenia Itinerary

14 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Bohinjsko Jezero
Bohinjsko Jezero
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— 3 nights
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— 6 nights


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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Triglav. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum, then take some stellar pictures from Prsivec, then stroll through Vogel, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero road trip planning website.

Paris, France to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In May, daytime highs in Bohinjsko Jezero are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bovec.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Transportation
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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.
When in Bovec, make a side trip to see Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) in Volče, approximately Volče away. There's much more to do: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, get outside with Outdoor Activities, appreciate the views at Soča Valley, and contemplate the long history of Ravelnik Open Air Museum.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Bovec trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Piran.
Historic Sites · Outdoors · Adventure · Tours
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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 out of Piran to go to Škocjan and see Škocjan Caves, which is approximately 44 minutes away. The adventure continues: get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, gain insight at St. Anne's Friary, and make a trip to Tartini Square.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Piran route planning website.

Getting from Bovec to Piran by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bovec in May: high temperatures in Piran hover around 25°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.
Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks
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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 out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Ecomuseum of the Seasonal Lakes of Pivka (in Pivka), Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje) and Bled (Parasailing & Paragliding, Wine Tasting Bled, &more). The adventure continues: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and Head underground at Postojna Cave.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Ljubljana holiday builder tool.

Traveling by car from Piran to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Piran in May, expect little chillier with lows of 9°C in Ljubljana. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can fly back home.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
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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.