14 days in Slovenia Itinerary

14 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Piran
— 1 night
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Kobarid
— 2 nights
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Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
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Maribor
— 3 nights
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Ljubljana
— 5 nights
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Piran

— 1 night
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 15th (Sun), take in the exciting artwork at Tartini's House, don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, and finally get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Mon): stroll through Portorož Beach, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, then admire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace, and finally don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Piran itinerary maker app.

Bologna, Italy to Piran is an approximately 4-hour car ride. In August, daily temperatures in Piran can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can go by car to Kobarid.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

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Kobarid

— 2 nights
At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall and then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Italian Charnel House, see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, then see the interesting displays at Cheese Museum of Kobarid, and finally explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Kobarid trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Piran to Kobarid by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Piran in August, things will get slightly colder in Kobarid: highs are around 28°C and lows about 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Kobarid

Nature · Parks · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 16 — 18:

Kranjska Gora

— 1 night
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, then don't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel, and then explore the activities along Lake Jasna.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Kranjska Gora journey builder app.

Drive from Kobarid to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Kranjska Gora can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Wildlife · Nature
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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 20th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

For reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero trip planning tool.

Drive from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can go by car to Maribor.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Transportation · Winter Sports

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Maribor

— 3 nights
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Ptuj Castle and Old Vine House. Visit Celje Castle and Pragersko Railway Station for their historical value. Get out of town with these interesting Maribor side-trips: Fala Hydroelectric Power Plant Museum (in Fala), Podčetrtek (Witch House - Land of Fairy Tales and Imagination & Spas) and Celje (Gallery of Contemporary Art & The Virgin Mary's Assumption Church). It doesn't end there: examine the collection at Dominican Monastery.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Maribor tour itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Maribor takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Maribor can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to take a shuttle to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Maribor

Museums · Spas · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trips

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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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cathedral of St. Nicholas and Old Town Centre of Radovljica. You'll explore and learn at Francis's Shaft and Škuc Gallery. Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum (in Idrija) and Bled (Parasailing & Paragliding, Straža Bled, &more). Spend the 28th (Sat) on a tasty journey with a beer tour and tasting. And it doesn't end there: sample the tasty concoctions at Union Experience, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Zupnijska cerkev Sv. Cirila in Metoda, stroll around Tivoli Park, and ponder the world of politics at Town Hall.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip planner.

Traveling by shuttle from Maribor to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Slovenia travel guide

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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.