15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Zgornje Gorje
— 2 nights
2
Kobarid
— 2 nights
3
Piran
— 2 nights
4
Ljubljana
— 7 nights

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Zgornje Gorje

Zgornje Gorje ©
Nestled in a green valley and surrounded by rolling hills, Zgornje Gorje is dominated by the spire of the parish church in the center of the village.
Vintgar Gorge has been added to your itinerary. Step out of the city life by going to Peričnik Falls and Mount Triglav. Get some cultural insight at Pocar Farm and Jesenice Upper Sava Museum. The adventure continues: Head underground at Pokljuka Gorge.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Zgornje Gorje road trip planning site.

Boston, USA to Zgornje Gorje is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Boston to Zgornje Gorje is 6 hours. Traveling from Boston in July, expect slightly colder with lows of 58°F in Zgornje Gorje. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Zgornje Gorje

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Mojstrana, Pokljuka Gorge, Jesenice Upper Sava Museum
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Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Peričnik Falls ©
Peričnik Falls
Pokljuka Gorge ©
Pokljuka Gorge

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Kobarid

At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
On the 15th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Ravelnik Open Air Museum, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then get outside with Outdoor Activities. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Thu): trek along Krampež Waterfall, then admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, then examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Kobarid day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Zgornje Gorje to Kobarid takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 77°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Kobarid

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trip

Bovec
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Zipline
Kayaking & Canoeing
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley

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Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Svetilnik Beach, kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Portorož Beach. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Zusterna Beach, Head underground at Škocjan Caves, then engage your brain at Mediadom Pyrhani, and finally examine the collection at Magical World of Shells Museum.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Piran day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Kobarid to Piran takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Kobarid in July: high temperatures in Piran hover around 86°F and lows are around 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Strunjan Nature Reserve, Škocjan Caves, Portorož Beach, Zusterna Beach, Svetilnik Beach
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Strunjan Nature Reserve ©
Strunjan Nature Reserve
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum

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Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Žale Cemetery, Plečnik's House, Cankarjevo Nabrežje, and other attractions you added. Kids will enjoy Ljubljana Old Town and Straža Bled. Get some cultural insight at Bled Island and House of Experiments - Hisa eksperimentov. Step out of Ljubljana to go to Bled and see Parasailing & Paragliding, which is approximately 44 minutes away. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, have fun and explore at Museum of Puppetry, walk around Congress Square (Kongresni trg), and examine the collection at House of Illusions.

To see ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Piran to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Piran in July: high temperatures in Ljubljana hover around 81°F and lows are around 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Bled
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Žale Cemetery ©
Žale Cemetery
Parasailing & Paragliding
Bled Island ©
Bled Island