15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Bled
— 3 nights
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Bovec
— 2 nights
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Dobrovo
— 1 night
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Nova Gorica
— 1 night
Drive
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Izola
— 2 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 1 night
Drive
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Laško
— 1 night
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Ljubljana
— 3 nights
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Bled

— 3 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Bled Castle and St. Martin's Parish Church. Visiting Parasailing & Paragliding and Lake Bohinj will get you outdoors. And it doesn't end there: step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, view the masterpieces at Dali, tour the pleasant surroundings at Straža Bled, and duck into Galerija Mikame.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Bled route planner.

Strasbourg, France to Bled is an approximately 7-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Bled are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 18 — 21:

Bovec

— 2 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 22nd (Wed), kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Thirsty River Brewing. On the 23rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Soča Valley, then trek along Krampež Waterfall, and then identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Bovec trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Bled to Bovec takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July in Bovec, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Dobrovo.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 21 — 23:

Dobrovo

— 1 night
Near the Italian border, Dobrovo remains a small settlement in a region known for its hilly orchards, vineyards, and olive groves.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Šmartno, walk around Sabotin Park Miru, then do a tasting at Bjana, and finally learn about winemaking at Klet Brda.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Dobrovo online day trip planner.

You can drive from Bovec to Dobrovo in 1.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Bovec in July; daily highs in Dobrovo reach 35°C and lows reach 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Nova Gorica.

Things to do in Dobrovo

Wineries · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 23 — 24:

Nova Gorica

— 1 night
A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Reservoir Dogs brewery, then do a tasting at Lepa Vida Boutique Winery, and then head outdoors with Magma X.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Nova Gorica itinerary builder website.

Nova Gorica is just a short distance from Dobrovo. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in July, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to drive to Izola.

Things to do in Nova Gorica

Wineries · Breweries & Distilleries · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 24 — 25:

Izola

— 2 nights
Located on the Adriatic coast, the old fishing town of Izola draws travelers with the enticing atmosphere of its Mediterranean streets.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): stroll through Svetilnik Beach, then Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and then take in the exciting artwork at Loza Gallery. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: view the masterpieces at Manzioli Square, then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, then get outside with Šalet Tunnel, and finally walk around Strunjan Nature Reserve.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Izola travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Nova Gorica to Izola takes 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Izola can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can drive to Piran.

Things to do in Izola

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 25 — 27:

Piran

— 1 night
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach, then admire the striking features of Benečanka Venetian House, then look for gifts at Nika's Tiny House, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Piran tour itinerary planning app.

Piran is just a short distance from Izola. In July in Piran, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to drive to Laško.

Things to do in Piran

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 27 — 28:

Laško

— 1 night
Nestled on the banks of the Savinja River, Lasko is both a spa town and home to the country's largest and most famous brewery.
On the 29th (Wed), indulge your thirst for a good beer at Laško Brewery, explore the historical opulence of Celje Castle, then look for gifts at Syncerus, then steep yourself in history at Prince's Palace, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Gallery of Contemporary Art.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Laško route planner.

Getting from Piran to Laško by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Piran in July since evenings lows in Laško dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Laško

Historic Sites · Shopping · Breweries & Distilleries · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 28 — 29:

Ljubljana

— 3 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Get some historical perspective at Ljubljana Castle and Cathedral of St. Nicholas. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Ljubljana Old Town and Galerija Hest. Next up on the itinerary: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, take in the exciting artwork at The Jakopic Gallery, and stop by OrCa Cruelty-Free Shop.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana online road trip planner.

Drive from Laško to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Shopping · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 29 — Aug 1:

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.