16 days in Alpine Slovenia Itinerary

16 days in Alpine Slovenia Itinerary

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Solčava
— 2 nights
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Bovec
— 3 nights
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Kranjska Gora
— 4 nights
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Tolmin
— 6 nights
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Solčava

— 2 nights
Visit Solcava to discover a region near the Austrian border where a drive down a panoramic road delivers some of the best views in Europe.
Venture out of the city with trips to Velika Planina (in Stahovica) and Kamnik (Kamniška Bistrica Valley & Little Castle). There's still lots to do: stroll around Logar Valley Landscape Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Mary of the Snow, cruise along Solčava Panoramic Road, and take in the dramatic scenery at Rinka Waterfall.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Solčava planner.

Bacau, Romania to Solčava is an approximately 14.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Bacau, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Solčava, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Solčava

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Scenic Drive

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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.
Bovec is known for adventure, nature, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley.

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

Drive from Solčava to Bovec in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Bovec can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Adventure

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Kranjska Gora

— 4 nights
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Step out of Kranjska Gora with an excursion to Peričnik Falls in Mojstrana--about 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, don't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel, take in the dramatic scenery at Nadiza, and glide through natural beauty at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Kranjska Gora visit planner.

Drive from Bovec to Kranjska Gora in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Kranjska Gora are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Tolmin.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

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Tolmin

— 6 nights
At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Explore Tolmin's surroundings by going to A. Primožič 1888 Lace Bobbin Collection (in Žiri), Idrija Kamšt (in Idrija) and Postojna (Tourist Information Centre - Galerija, Predjama Castle, &more). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge, get engrossed in the history at Sabotin Park Miru, don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House, and admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Tolmin road trip website.

Drive from Kranjska Gora to Tolmin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Kranjska Gora in July, with highs in Tolmin at 35°C and lows at 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tolmin

Museums · Parks · Nature · Wineries

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