15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Make it your trip
— 3 nights
Zgornje Gorje
— 3 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
— 2 nights
— 4 nights
Drive to Tarvisio Boscoverde, Train to Treviso, Fly to Paris


Bled — 3 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Visiting Triglav National Park and Parasailing & Paragliding will get you outdoors. Change things up with these side-trips from Bled: Kranjska Gora (The Russian Chapel, Vršič Pass, &more). There's much more to do: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, take some stellar pictures from Mala Osojnica, get curious at Museum of Pharmacy and Alchemy, and step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Bled tour itinerary planner.

Paris, France to Bled is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to Zgornje Gorje.
Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Trails
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Zgornje Gorje — 3 nights

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Vintgar Gorge. Take a break from the city and head to Peričnik Falls and Pokljuka Gorge. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Zgornje Gorje: Železniki (Memorial to the National Liberation Battle in Dražgoše & Železniki Museum). There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Garden of Tastes, get engrossed in the history at Jesenice Upper Sava Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Nicholas, and admire the sheer force of Iglica Waterfall.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Zgornje Gorje online trip builder.

Zgornje Gorje is just a stone's throw from Bled. In August, daily temperatures in Zgornje Gorje can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites
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Bohinjsko Jezero — 2 nights

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 13th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, then admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, then take in the awesome beauty at Planina Zajamniki, and finally get outside with Outdoor Activities. Here are some ideas for day two: take a memorable ride with Vogel, take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero travel route planning website.

You can drive from Zgornje Gorje to Bohinjsko Jezero in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can go by car to Tolmin.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours
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Tolmin — 2 nights

At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
On the 15th (Tue), savor the flavors at Winestronaut, then do a tasting at Lepa Vida Boutique Winery, and then snap pictures at Solkan Bridge. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House, examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, then identify plant and animal life at Koseč Gorges, and finally explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Tolmin road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Tolmin takes 1.5 hours. In August, Tolmin is a bit warmer than Bohinjsko Jezero - with highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Bovec.
Wineries · Parks · Nature · Tours
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Bovec — 4 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Take a break from the city and head to Zipline and Virje Waterfall. Venture out of the city with trips to Nadiza (in Kranjska Gora) and Planica Valley (in Rateče). There's still lots to do: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Krampež Waterfall, and scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Bovec trip itinerary website.

Drive from Tolmin to Bovec in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Tolmin in August; daily highs in Bovec reach 28°C and lows reach 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Nature
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Slovenia travel guide

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.