15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Piran
— 2 nights
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Bovec
— 3 nights
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
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Ljubljana
— 8 nights

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Piran

— 2 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Scuba & Snorkeling and Magical World of Shells Museum. Get in touch with nature at Škocjan Caves and Strunjan Nature Reserve. The adventure continues: stroll around Sečovlje Salina Nature Park, identify plant and animal life at Škocjanski Zatok Nature Reserve, admire the local landmark of Da Ponte Fountain, and don't miss a visit to Tartini Square.

For photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Piran trip planner.

Ljubljana to Piran is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in September, things will get a bit warmer in Piran: highs are around 28°C and lows about 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Spas

Side Trips

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Bovec

— 3 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Get in touch with nature at Zipline and Soča Valley. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Vršič Pass and Zelenci Nature Reserve. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bovec: Rateče (Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline & Planica Valley). There's much more to do: take in breathtaking views at Virje Waterfall, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and trek along Krampež Waterfall.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Bovec trip planner.

Drive from Piran to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In September, Bovec is little chillier than Piran - with highs of 21°C and lows of 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Adventure

Side Trips

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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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in September, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Transportation
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Ljubljana

— 8 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Bring the kids along to Ljubljana Old Town and Triglav National Park. Get outdoors at Vintgar Gorge and Parasailing & Paragliding. Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Bled (Colnar - Boatman, Bled Castle, &more), Pokljuka Gorge (in Krnica) and Lake Petelinje (in Pivka). Spend the 14th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, take a stroll through Metelkova, stroll around Tivoli Park, and explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana day trip planning tool.

Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Ljubljana by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

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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.