14 days in Slovenia Itinerary

14 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia planner
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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Maribor
— 2 nights
— 3 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
— 2 nights
— 4 nights
Shuttle to Venice, Fly to Barcelona


Maribor — 2 nights

Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Maribor sightseeing planner.

Barcelona, Spain to Maribor is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Barcelona in July, Maribor is little chillier at night with lows of 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to catch the shuttle to Ljubljana.
Historic Sites · Tours · Wineries
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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.
Cathedral of St. Nicholas and Franciscan Church of the Annunciation will appeal to history buffs. Cankarjevo Nabrežje and The Church Of Mary Immaculate are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Škofja Loka Castle (in Škofja Loka) and Old Town Centre of Radovljica (in Radovljica). Dedicate the 12th (Tue) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: get outside with Outdoor Activities, ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, and explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

To find other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Ljubljana driving holiday tool.

You can take a shuttle from Maribor to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. You will leave for Bohinjsko Jezero on the 14th (Thu).
Tours · Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums
Side Trips
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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 14th (Thu): go from sight to sight with Vogel and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, get outside with Outdoor Activities, then relax and rejuvenate at Aquapark & Wellness - Vodni Park Bohinj, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Nicholas.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero driving holiday planning website.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daytime highs in Bohinjsko Jezero are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bovec.
Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Transportation
Side Trips
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Bovec — 2 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Visit Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) and Tolmin Castle for their historical value. Get outdoors at Vršič Pass and Zipline. Get out of town with these interesting Bovec side-trips: Rateče (Planica Valley & Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline) and Kranjska Gora (Ajdovska Deklica & Zelenci Nature Reserve). There's more to do: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour and explore the activities along Source of the Soča River.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Bovec trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Bovec sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to drive to Portorož.
Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Adventure
Side Trips
Find places to stay Jul 16 — 18:

Portorož — 4 nights

A resort town on the country's scenic Adriatic coastline, Portoroz offers many spas with all kinds of therapeutic treatments, many based on the brine and mud from the area's salt pans.
Escape the urban bustle at Portorož Beach and Škocjanski Zatok Nature Reserve. St. George's Church and Church of St. Francis of Assisi are good opportunities to explore the local culture. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St. Maurus, slough off your stress at LifeClass Terme & Wellness, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Portorož tour planner.

Drive from Bovec to Portorož in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Bovec in July, expect Portorož to be somewhat warmer, temps between 35°C and 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.
Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife
Side Trips
Find places to stay Jul 18 — 22:

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.