15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Bohinjsko Jezero
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Bovec
— 3 nights
Drive
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Koper
— 2 nights
Drive
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Maribor
— 2 nights
Shuttle
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Ljubljana
— 6 nights
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, then take in the awesome beauty at Planina Zajamniki, and finally see the interesting displays at Oplen House Museum.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero trip planner.

Paris, France to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow 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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bovec: Planica Valley (in Rateče), Kranjska Gora (Ajdovska Deklica, Vršič Pass, &more) and Tolmin Gorge (in Tolmin). The adventure continues: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Bovec travel route planner.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bovec are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Koper.
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Koper — 2 nights

A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle and then savor the flavors at Winestronaut. Keep things going the next day: Head underground at Škocjan Caves, then make a trip to Tartini Square, and then learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum.

For more things to do and more tourist information, you can read our Koper road trip app.

You can drive from Bovec to Koper in 2.5 hours. Other options are to 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. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Maribor.
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Maribor — 2 nights

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 8th (Mon): relax and rejuvenate at Perfect Body, do a tasting at Ramšak Winery, and then learn about winemaking at Dveri Pax Winery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Lovrenc Lakes, don't miss a visit to Vetrinjski dvor, and then awaken your taste buds at Big Guy's Wine Tour.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Maribor trip planner.

Traveling by car from Koper to Maribor takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Koper in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Maribor, with lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to take a shuttle to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 6 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Pokljuka Gorge (in Krnica), Bled (Mala Osojnica, Bled Island, &more) and Postojna (The Secret Rooms of Hotel Jama & Postojna Cave). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, stroll around Tivoli Park, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Ljubljana online trip planner.

Traveling by shuttle from Maribor to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight 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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