15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Bus to Bovec
— 3 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
— 3 nights
— 6 nights


Bovec — 3 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bovec: Planica Valley (in Rateče), Tolmin Gorge (in Tolmin) and Kranjska Gora (Zelenci Nature Reserve, Vršič Pass, &more). There's still lots to do: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, stroll through Koseč Gorges, and trek along Krampež Waterfall.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Bovec tour builder site.

London, UK to Bovec is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of car and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In August, daytime highs in Bovec are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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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 5th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at Oplen House Museum, get outside with Outdoor Activities, stroll the grounds of Ukanc Military Cemetery, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero road trip planner.

Getting from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to drive to Koper.
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Koper — 3 nights

A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
You'll get in some beach time at Strunjan Nature Reserve and Zusterna Beach. Change things up with a short trip to Predjama Castle in Postojna (about 54 minutes away). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Svetilnik Beach, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, stroll through Koper City Beach, and view the masterpieces at Duka Gallery.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Koper online visit planner.

Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Koper by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in August, with highs in Koper at 34°C and lows at 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 6 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Venture out of the city with trips to Postojna Cave (in Postojna), Natural Bathing Place Lajšt (in Spodnja Idrija) and Bled (Straža Bled, Parasailing & Paragliding, &more). Spend the 15th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Vintgar Gorge, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, take in the views from Triple Bridge, and don't miss a visit to Ljubljana Castle.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Ljubljana tour itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Koper to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, Ljubljana is a bit cooler than Koper - with highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to fly 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.