15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 1 night
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Kamnik
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Bled
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
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Bovec
— 3 nights
Drive
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Kobarid
— 2 nights
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8
Ankaran
Drive
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Portorož
— 2 nights
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Postojna
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Ljubljana
— 1 day
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Ljubljana — 1 night

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): take in the exciting artwork at Gallery & Auction house SLOART, visit Ljubljana Old Town, then take in the views from Dragon Bridge, and finally explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Ljubljana journey builder.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Amsterdam in August: highs in Ljubljana hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Kamnik.
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Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums
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Kamnik

History buffs can spend their entire Kamnik vacation soaking in the town's medieval appeal at two castles, monastery, and lively streets packed with artisanal workshops.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Velika Planina.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Kamnik trip itinerary maker website.

Kamnik is very close to Ljubljana. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. You'll have a few hours on the 12th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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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.
On the 12th (Fri), take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Kamnik to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 1.5 hours. August in Bohinjsko Jezero sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Bled.
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Nature · Parks · Tours · Adventure
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Bled — 2 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Triglav National Park.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Bled day trip planner.

Bled is very close to Bohinjsko Jezero. August in Bled sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to drive to Kranjska Gora.
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Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Trails
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Kranjska Gora — 2 nights

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 15th (Mon): appreciate the views at Zgornjesavska Valley, identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, then don't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel, and finally explore the activities along Lake Jasna. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Planica Valley, then glide through natural beauty at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline, then look for all kinds of wild species at Zelenci Nature Reserve, and finally admire the sheer force of Martuljek Waterfalls.

To find maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Kranjska Gora day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bled to Kranjska Gora takes an hour. 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. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to drive to Bovec.
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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.
Bovec is known for adventure, nature, and classes. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, make a trip to Fort Hermann, take in breathtaking views at Great Soča Gorge, and paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Bovec tour itinerary site.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Bovec in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In August in Bovec, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kobarid.
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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 20th (Sat): make a trip to Italian Charnel House, see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, and then admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Bridge of Napoleon, take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge, and then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Kobarid trip planner.

Kobarid is very close to Bovec. In August, daily temperatures in Kobarid can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Ankaran.
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Ankaran

Ankaran is a town in the Municipality of Ankaran, located near the border with Italy, in the Littoral region of Slovenia. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): admire the local landmark of Da Ponte Fountain.

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You can drive from Kobarid to Ankaran in 2 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Kobarid in August: high temperatures in Ankaran hover around 34°C and lows are around 20°C. On the 22nd (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Portorož.
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Portorož — 2 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.
Portorož is known for beaches, casinos, and baths. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Tartini Square, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish Church of the Virgin Mary of the Rosary, enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach, and try to win big at Grand Casino Portorož.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Portorož journey planner.

Portorož is just a stone's throw from Ankaran. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to drive to Postojna.
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Historic Sites · Casinos · Fun & Games · Beaches
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Postojna

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.
For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Postojna online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Portorož to Postojna by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Portorož in August, with highs in Postojna at 31°C and lows at 15°C. You'll set off for Ljubljana on the 24th (Wed).
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Ljubljana — 1 day

Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): walk around Tivoli Park, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, take in the views from Triple Bridge, then get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Ljubljana online attractions planner.

Getting from Postojna to Ljubljana by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to fly back home.
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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.
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