14 days in Slovenia Itinerary

14 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner

©
Plan created by another user. Make it yours
Shuttle
1
Maribor
— 1 night
Drive
2
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
3
Bovec
— 4 nights
Drive
4
Koper
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Ljubljana
— 5 nights

S M T W T F S
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15

1
night
Maribor

Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): examine the collection at Ptuj Castle and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. On your second day here, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Virgin Mary's Assumption Church, step into the grandiose world of Celje Castle, then explore the striking landscape at Pyramid Archaeological Site, and finally examine the collection at Old Vine House.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Maribor holiday builder tool.

Ljubljana to Maribor is an approximately 1.5-hour shuttle ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. August in Maribor sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Maribor

Museums · Spas · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 1 — 2:

1
night
Bohinjsko Jezero

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 3rd (Mon): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, then get outside with Outdoor Activities, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero tour planning site.

You can drive from Maribor to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Maribor in August, you will find days in Bohinjsko Jezero are a bit cooler (28°C), and nights are about the same (14°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports
Find places to stay Aug 2 — 3:

4
nights
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Explore hidden gems such as Kayaking & Canoeing and Vršič Pass. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bovec: Tolmin Gorge (in Tolmin) and Kranjska Gora (The Russian Chapel, Lake Jasna, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Soča Valley, admire the sheer force of Boka Waterfall, don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House, and admire the landmark architecture of Church of St. Joseph.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Bovec vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bovec are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Koper.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 3 — 7:

2
nights
Koper

A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): see the interesting displays at The Museum of Underwater Activities, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St Peter, don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, then pause for some serene contemplation at St Stephen's Church, and finally contemplate the long history of Fontico. On the 9th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Nicholas Church, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Piran Aquarium, then get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, and finally make a trip to Walls of Piran.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Koper trip planner.

Getting from Bovec to Koper by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Bovec in August, expect Koper to be somewhat warmer, temps between 34°C and 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Koper

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 7 — 9:

5
nights
Ljubljana

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore hidden gems such as Parasailing & Paragliding and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Kokra Canyon (in Kranj), Bled (Zipline & Straža Bled) and Old Town Centre of Radovljica (in Radovljica). There's lots more to do: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Union Experience, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Church of the Annunciation.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Ljubljana trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Koper to Ljubljana by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Koper in August: high temperatures in Ljubljana hover around 31°C and lows are around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 9 — 14:

Slovenia travel guide

4.3
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.