15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip itinerary planner

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Bovec
— 3 nights
Drive
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Postojna
— 4 nights
Fly

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Ljubljana

— 2 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, then take in the views from Triple Bridge, and finally visit Ljubljana Old Town. On the next day, wander the streets of Metelkova, make a trip to Ljubljana Castle, then glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and finally stroll around Tivoli Park.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Ljubljana tour itinerary planning website.

Mexico City, Mexico to Ljubljana is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also fly. Traveling from Mexico City to Ljubljana, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. In August in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors
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Bled

— 3 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Go for a jaunt from Bled to Mojstrana to see Peričnik Falls about 36 minutes away. Spend the 29th (Sun) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. There's still lots to do: hike along Vintgar Gorge, explore the fascinating underground world of Pokljuka Gorge, explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, and fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Bled day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Bled are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 28 — 31:

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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall and then take a memorable ride with Vogel.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero trip maker app.

Bohinjsko Jezero is just a short distance from Bled. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Winter Sports · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Bovec

— 3 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Step out of Bovec to go to Tolmin and see Tolmin Gorge, which is approximately 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, see the interesting displays at Cheese Museum of Kobarid, trek along Krampež Waterfall, and take in breathtaking views at Virje Waterfall.

For more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Bovec trip planner.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Bovec can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Adventure

Side Trips

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Postojna

— 4 nights
With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Postojna: Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra (in Hrastovlje) and Cross Cave (in Grahovo). There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, learn about winemaking at Boris Lisjak Winery, Head underground at Planina Cave, and brush up on your military savvy at Military Museum Tabor.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Postojna online visit planner.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Postojna takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

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.