15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bovec
— 3 nights
2
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
3
Piran
— 4 nights
4
Ljubljana
— 6 nights

3
nights
Bovec

Bovec ©
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Step off the beaten path and head to Zipline and Soča Valley. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Kobarid Museum and Ravelnik Open Air Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bovec: Planica Valley (in Rateče), Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) (in Volče) and Kranjska Gora (Zelenci Nature Reserve & Smučarska Šola ASK Kranjska Gora). The adventure continues: take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, take a pleasant ride with Posestvo Blata, contemplate the waterfront views at Source of the Soča River, and skim along the rocks with Bovec Sport Center.

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Manchester, UK to Bovec is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight, train, and car. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Manchester in August, you will find days in Bovec are somewhat warmer (28°C), and nights are about the same (14°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Kobarid, Kranjska Gora, Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem), Source of the Soča River
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Kobarid Museum ©
Kobarid Museum
Zipline
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley

1
night
Bohinjsko Jezero

Bohinjsko Jezero ©
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 26th (Wed): hike along Golden Horn Fairyland, then take a tour by water with Ladja Bohinj Tourist Boat, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Outdoors · Tours
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Golden Horn Fairyland ©
Golden Horn Fairyland
Ladja Bohinj Tourist Boat ©
Ladja Bohinj Tourist Boat

4
nights
Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Get outdoors at Škocjan Caves and Škocjanski Zatok Nature Reserve. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Portorož Beach and Military Museum Tabor. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve, take in the exciting artwork at Loza Gallery, do a tasting at Vinakoper, and get outside with Bananaway.

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Drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in August, with highs in Piran at 34°C and lows at 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Koper, Portorož, Izola, Strunjan Nature Reserve, Škocjan Caves
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Škocjanski Zatok Nature Reserve ©
Škocjanski Zatok Nature Reserve
Portorož Beach ©
Portorož Beach
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves

6
nights
Ljubljana

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Ljubljana Old Town and Old Town Centre of Radovljica. Get in touch with nature at Postojna Cave and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Velika Planina (in Stahovica), Cross Cave (in Grahovo) and Šum Waterfall (in Zgornja Besnica). The adventure continues: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Contemporary History, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana trip planner.

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, things will get a bit cooler in Ljubljana: highs are around 31°C and lows about 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Velika Planina, Škofja Loka Castle, Cross Cave, Šum Waterfall, Old Town Centre of Radovljica
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Old Town Centre of Radovljica ©
Old Town Centre of Radovljica

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