15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Bohinjsko Jezero
Bohinjsko Jezero
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— 3 nights
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— 7 nights


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 9th (Tue): admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero driving holiday planner.

Newark, USA to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Newark to Bohinjsko Jezero. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Newark in August: high temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero hover around 76°F and lows are around 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time 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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bovec: Kranjska Gora (Vršič Pass & Zelenci Nature Reserve) and Three Country Border (in Rateče). There's still lots to do: get outside with Outdoor Activities, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, and make a trip to Italian Charnel House.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Bovec trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Bovec sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 54°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Piran.
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Piran — 3 nights

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Piran: Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan) and Lipica Stud Farm (in Lipica). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum, examine the collection at Izolana - House of the Sea, and admire the striking features of Casa Veneziana.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Piran trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Piran takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Bovec in August, expect Piran to be a bit warmer, temps between 85°F and 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 7 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: Postojna (Predjama Castle & Postojna Cave), Bled (Triglav National Park, Wine Tasting Bled, &more) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Piran to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Piran in August, expect Ljubljana to be little chillier, temps between 80°F and 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.
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Slovenia travel guide

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.