15 days in Nova Gorica & Koper Itinerary

15 days in Nova Gorica & Koper Itinerary

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Nova Gorica
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Koper
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Nova Gorica

A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nova Gorica: Tolmin (Tolmin Castle on Kozlov Rob & Tolmin Gorge), Kobarid (Italian Charnel House, Kozjak Waterfall, &more) and Bovec (Soča Valley, Ravelnik Open Air Museum, &more). Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with Magma X, snap pictures at Solkan Bridge, get great views at Sveta Gora (Holy Mountain), and don't miss a visit to Stazione Transalpina.

To see photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Nova Gorica road trip planner.

Budapest, Hungary to Nova Gorica is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. In May, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 13°C. On the 7th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Koper.

Things to do in Nova Gorica

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

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Kayaking & Canoeing
Zipline
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley

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Koper

Koper ©
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Tartini Square and Piazza Tito. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Koper: Lipica (Lipica Stud Farm & Lipizzan Museum Lipikum), Postojna (Postojna Cave & Predjama Castle) and Museo Militare Di Pivka (in Pivka). There's much more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, make a trip to Walls of Piran, look for gifts at Lisjak - Premium extra virgin olive oil from Slovenian Istria, and pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Koper sightseeing planning tool.

You can drive from Nova Gorica to Koper in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Koper can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Koper

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle

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