15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana, Bus to Bovec
— 3 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
— 3 nights
— 7 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.
Visit Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) and Ravelnik Open Air Museum for their historical value. Visiting Zipline and Kayaking & Canoeing will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bovec: Tolmin Gorge (in Tolmin), Rateče (Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline & Planica Valley) and Kranjska Gora (Zelenci Nature Reserve, Vršič Pass, &more). There's much more to do: admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, hike along Krampež Waterfall, and take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Bovec is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. In July in Bovec, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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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 19th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero day trip site.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Bohinjsko Jezero sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time 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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Predjama Castle and St. Anne's Friary. Get outdoors at Strunjan Nature Reserve and Zusterna Beach. Next up on the itinerary: Head underground at Škocjan Caves, enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach, get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, and take in the exciting artwork at Manzioli Square.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Koper day trip website.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Koper in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in July; daily highs in Koper reach 35°C and lows reach 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 7 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Huberto Siroka atelje and Tourist Information Centre - Galerija. Visiting Postojna Cave and Vintgar Gorge will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: France Preseren's Birth House - museum (in Žirovnica), St. Jacob Church (in Škofja Loka) and Bled (Mala Osojnica, Bled Island, &more). Spend the 25th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and stop by Chocolate store Cukrcek.

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Getting from Koper to Ljubljana by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Koper in July, with highs in Ljubljana at 32°C and lows at 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough 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.