15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia journey planner

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Ljubljana
— 5 nights
Shuttle
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Maribor
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Koper
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Bovec
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Brussels

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Ljubljana

— 5 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: Bled (Straža Bled, Ojstrica, &more), Marian and Holy Trinity Columns (in Škofja Loka) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, take in panoramic vistas at Skyscraper (Neboticnik), explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and snap pictures at Triple Bridge.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Ljubljana trip builder.

Brussels, Belgium to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. While traveling from Brussels, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Ljubljana, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to take a shuttle to Maribor.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 13 — 18:

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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): indulge in some personalized pampering at Perfect Body, admire the landmark architecture of Vetrinjski dvor, indulge your senses at Big Guy's Wine Tour, then pause for some photo ops at Plague Column, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Lent. On your second day here, examine the collection at Military Museum of Slovenian Armed Forces, then hit the slopes at Mariborsko Pohorje Ski Resort, then do a tasting at Ramšak Winery, and finally learn about winemaking at Vinogradi Horvat - Vineyards Horvat.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Maribor trip builder app.

Getting from Ljubljana to Maribor by shuttle takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Koper.

Things to do in Maribor

Wineries · Tours · Winter Sports · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 18 — 20:

Koper

— 2 nights
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
On the 21st (Wed), explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and then admire the landmark architecture of Taverna Koper. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu): observe the fascinating underwater world at Piran Aquarium, see the interesting displays at Magical World of Shells Museum, make a trip to Tartini Square, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, and finally stroll around Forma Viva.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Koper holiday planning site.

You can drive from Maribor to Koper in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Koper

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 20 — 22:

Bovec

— 3 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Venture out of the city with trips to Kranjska Gora (Vršič Pass & Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu) and Tolmin Castle (in Tolmin). The adventure continues: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and contemplate the waterfront views at Soča Valley.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Bovec vacation builder website.

Drive from Koper to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Koper in July; daily highs in Bovec reach 29°C and lows reach 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 22 — 25:

Bohinjsko Jezero

— 2 nights
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 26th (Mon), take in the dramatic scenery at Slap Grmečica, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Planina Zajamniki, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj. On the 27th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll the grounds of Ukanc Military Cemetery, take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, then hit the slopes at Vogel, and finally take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero road trip planning website.

Getting from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 25 — 27:

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.