14 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana, Bus to Bovec
— 4 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
— 2 nights
— 5 nights


Bovec — 4 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Italian Charnel House and St Mary of the Assumption church. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Tolmin Gorge and River Rafting & Tubing. Change things up with these side-trips from Bovec: Kranjska Gora (Aqua Larix, Vršič Pass, &more). There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, take in the dramatic scenery at Boka Waterfall, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and appreciate the views at Soča Valley.

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Brussels, Belgium to Bovec is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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Bohinjsko Jezero — 2 nights

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 12th (Wed): admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Nicholas, then admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist.

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Traveling by car from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) 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.
On the 14th (Fri), learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Stephen's Church, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St Peter, don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, then admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, then pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nicholas Church.

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You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in July: high temperatures in Piran hover around 35°C and lows are around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 5 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Get a sense of the local culture at Cathedral of St. Nicholas and Old Town Centre of Radovljica. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cankarjevo Nabrežje and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Celje (Church of Saint Maximilian of Celeia & Celje Castle), Bled (Parasailing & Paragliding, Straža Bled, &more) and The Ossuary (in Kranj). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, have fun and explore at House of Illusions, walk around Tivoli Park, and explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

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You can drive from Piran to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Piran in July; daily highs in Ljubljana reach 32°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can catch the flight back home.
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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.