14 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Ljubljana Old Town and Predjama Castle. Escape the urban bustle at Parasailing & Paragliding and Bled Island. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Bled (Bled Castle, St. Martin's Parish Church, &more), Church of St. John the Baptist (in Zasip) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). Spend the 11th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Ljubljana vacation maker.

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 in Ljubljana, with highs around 32°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Piran.
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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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Magical World of Shells Museum and Nika's Tiny House. Get some historical perspective at St. George's Church and Piran Minorite Monastery. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Piran: Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity (in Hrastovlje) and Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan). The adventure continues: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, learn about winemaking at Vinakoper, make a trip to Tartini Square, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Piran trip planner.

Drive from Ljubljana to Piran in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Ljubljana in July since evenings lows in Piran dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time 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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Nicholas, stroll the grounds of Ukanc Military Cemetery, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum, take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Piran to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, Bohinjsko Jezero is slightly colder than Piran - with highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bovec.
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Bovec — 4 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Get a sense of the local culture at Lepa Vida Boutique Winery and Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem). Escape the urban bustle at Zipline and Virje Waterfall. Venture out of the city with trips to Franciscan Monastery Kostanjevica (in Nova Gorica), Planica Valley (in Rateče) and Vršič Pass (in Kranjska Gora). Next up on the itinerary: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, stroll the grounds of Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery, hike along Krampež Waterfall, and appreciate the views at Soča Valley.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Bovec online visit planner.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July in Bovec, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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Slovenia travel guide

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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.