15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Ljubljana
— 5 nights
2
Koper
— 2 nights
3
Kobarid
— 3 nights
4
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
5
Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights

5
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Shop till you drop at Ljubljana Central Market and Škrlovec Tower. Visit Cathedral of St. Nicholas and Prešeren Grove for their historical value. Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Velenje Beach (in Velenje), Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje) and Bled (Lake Bled, Straža Bled, &more). There's much more to do: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, view the masterpieces at The Jakopic Gallery, shop like a local with Galerija Hest, and explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

To see more things to do and more tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip itinerary planning site.

Spokane, USA to Ljubljana is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 9 hours. When traveling from Spokane in August, plan for slightly colder days in Ljubljana, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Koper.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Bled, Kranj, Velenje Beach, Vintgar Gorge
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Straža Bled ©
Straža Bled
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Parasailing & Paragliding

2
nights
Koper

Koper ©
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
On the 10th (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, and then explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Portorož Beach, take in the exciting artwork at Nika's Tiny House, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, thenkick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Koper trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Koper in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Ljubljana in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Koper, with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Koper

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Piran, Škocjan Caves, Predjama Castle, Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, Portorož Beach
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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
St. George's Church
St. George's Church
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum

3
nights
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Zipline and Kayaking & Canoeing. Popular historic sites such as Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery and Ravelnik Open Air Museum are in your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to Bovec (Virje Waterfall & River Rafting & Tubing). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Soča Valley, explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge, see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, and admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Kobarid visit planner.

Getting from Koper to Kobarid by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Koper in August: high temperatures in Kobarid hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kobarid

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trips

Bovec, Tolmin Gorge, Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery
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Zipline
Kayaking & Canoeing
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley

1
night
Bohinjsko Jezero

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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, and finally take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip app.

You can drive from Kobarid to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bohinjsko Jezero are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Oplen House Museum
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Vogel ©
Vogel
Savica Waterfall ©
Savica Waterfall

2
nights
Kranjska Gora

Kranjska Gora ©
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): admire the sheer force of Peričnik Waterfall, thenappreciate the history behind Statue of Kekec, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, and finally admire the verdant scenery at Zgornjesavska Valley.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Kranjska Gora trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Kranjska Gora can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Peričnik Waterfall
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Peričnik Waterfall ©
Peričnik Waterfall
Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass
Lake Jasna ©
Lake Jasna