15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Train to Euston station, Train to London Stansted, Fly to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 5 nights
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Piran
— 2 nights
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Kobarid
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Kranjska Gora
— 3 nights
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Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Manchester Airport, Drive to Birmingham

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Ljubljana

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Step out of the city life by going to Postojna Cave and Straža Bled. Kids will appreciate attractions like Zipline and ZOO Ljubljana. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Velenje Beach (in Velenje), Early Christian Baptistery (in Celje) and Predjama Castle (in Postojna). There's much more to do: get great views at Mala Osojnica, get in on the family fun at Minicity Ljubljana, hike along Vintgar Gorge, and step off the mainland to explore Bled Island.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Ljubljana trip planner.

Birmingham, UK to Ljubljana is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Birmingham to Ljubljana. Traveling from Birmingham in August, expect nights in Ljubljana to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

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Piran

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 13th (Thu): engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, then kick back and relax at Portorož Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Strunjan Nature Reserve, and finally don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran. Keep things going the next day: ponder the design of Da Ponte Fountain, explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Piran road trip tool.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Piran in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Ljubljana in August since evenings lows in Piran dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trips

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Tolmin Gorge and River Rafting & Tubing. Take a break from the city and head to Kozjak Waterfall and Soča Valley. Step out of Kobarid with an excursion to Virje Waterfall in Bovec--about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, take in the dramatic scenery at Boka Waterfall, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and make a trip to Krampež Waterfall.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Kobarid online road trip planner.

You can drive from Piran to Kobarid in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Piran in August: high temperatures in Kobarid hover around 28°C and lows are around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kobarid

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Adventure

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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.
On the 18th (Tue), find something for the whole family at Golden Horn Fairyland, explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Kobarid to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Bohinjsko Jezero are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Adventure · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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Kranjska Gora

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Lake Jasna and Peričnik Falls. Step out of the city life by going to Vršič Pass and Smučarska Šola ASK Kranjska Gora. The adventure continues: appreciate the views at Zgornjesavska Valley, make a trip to The Russian Chapel, identify plant and animal life at Zelenci Nature Reserve, and admire the sheer force of Nadiza.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Kranjska Gora trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Kranjska Gora, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

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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.