15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia itinerary planner
Make it your trip
— 6 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Nova Gorica
— 2 nights
— 4 nights
Drive to Cividale del Friuli, Train to Treviso Centrale, Fly to Berlin


Ljubljana — 6 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Bled (Straža Bled, Zipline, &more), Radovljica (Museum of Pharmacy and Alchemy & WoodWay) and Church of St. Lovrenc nad Zabreznico (in Žirovnica). There's lots more to do: Head underground at Postojna Cave, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, take in the dramatic natural features at Vintgar Gorge, and wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town.

Before you visit Ljubljana, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Berlin, Germany to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Parks · Tours · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Slap Grmečica, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Planina Zajamniki, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, then admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, then take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Bohinjsko Jezero road trip site.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daytime highs in Bohinjsko Jezero are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to drive to Nova Gorica.
Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports
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Nova Gorica — 2 nights

A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): Head underground at Divača Cave, then Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area. Here are some ideas for day two: do a tasting at Bjana, then snap pictures at Solkan Bridge, then learn about winemaking at Lepa Vida Boutique Winery, and finally do a tasting at Winery Tilia Estate.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Nova Gorica trip planner.

Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Nova Gorica by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in July; daily highs in Nova Gorica reach 35°C and lows reach 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bovec.
Wineries · Nature · Parks · Tours
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Bovec — 4 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Explore Bovec's surroundings by going to Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) (in Volče), Tolmin (Tolmin Gorge & Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit) and Kranjska Gora (Prisank Mountain Window, Lake Jasna, &more). The adventure continues: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, identify plant and animal life at Planica Valley, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary of the Assumption church, and take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Bovec travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Nova Gorica to Bovec takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, Bovec is slightly colder than Nova Gorica - with highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Adventure
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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.