15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Bovec
— 2 nights
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
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Slovenska Bistrica
— 2 nights
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Ljubljana
— 5 nights
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Piran
— 4 nights
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Bovec — 2 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Explore hidden gems such as Planica Valley and Ravelnik Open Air Museum. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) and Tolmin Castle. Next up on the itinerary: get outside with Outdoor Activities, don't miss a visit to Fort Hermann, take a memorable drive along Mangart Saddle, and explore the activities along Source of the Soča River.

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Perugia, Italy to Bovec is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Perugia in July; daily highs in Bovec reach 29°C and lows reach 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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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 20th (Wed): fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Nicholas, and finally get engrossed in the history at Oplen House Museum.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero day trip planner.

Getting from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to drive to Slovenska Bistrica.
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Slovenska Bistrica — 2 nights

Slovenska Bistrica is a town south of Maribor in eastern Slovenia. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): pause for some photo ops at Pragersko Railway Station, examine the collection at Rogatec Open Air Museum, and then admire the majestic nature at Partovec Biotope. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of Slovenska Bistrica Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. John The Baptist, then indulge your taste buds at Zlati Grič Wine Cellar, and finally contemplate the long history of Parish Church of St. George.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Slovenska Bistrica online itinerary planner.

Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Slovenska Bistrica by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive. In July, daytime highs in Slovenska Bistrica are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.
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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.
Cathedral of St. Nicholas and Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum will appeal to history buffs. Appreciate the collections at Škofja Loka Castle and National Museum of Contemporary History. Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Kržišnik Garden & Gallery (in Žiri), Velika Planina (in Stahovica) and Natural Bathing Place Lajšt (in Spodnja Idrija). Dedicate the 26th (Tue) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, admire the sheer force of Peričnik Falls, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and contemplate the long history of Old Town Centre of Radovljica.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Ljubljana trip planner.

Getting from Slovenska Bistrica to Ljubljana by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Piran.
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Piran — 4 nights

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Strunjan Nature Reserve and Muda Gate. Popular historic sites such as Socerb Castle and Church of St. Bernardine are in your itinerary. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Svetilnik Beach, examine the collection at Koper Regional Museum, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and admire the local landmark of Da Ponte Fountain.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Piran visit site.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Piran in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Piran, with lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) to allow time to drive back home.
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Slovenia travel guide

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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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