16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip itinerary planner

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Bled
— 4 nights
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 4 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 5 nights
Drive
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Tolmin
Drive
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Bovec
— 2 nights
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Drive to Tarvisio Boscoverde, Train to Klagenfurt Hbf, Shuttle to Klagenfurt, Fly to Cologne

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Bled

— 4 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Explore Bled's surroundings by going to Kranjska Gora (The Russian Chapel, Lake Jasna, &more). Spend the 20th (Mon) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. Next up on the itinerary: hike along Vintgar Gorge, take some stellar pictures from Mala Osojnica, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Martin's Parish Church, and fly down the slopes at Straža Bled.

To see where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Bled trip planner.

Stuttgart, Germany to Bled is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. You will have some time to spend on the 23rd (Thu) before leaving for Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 19 — 23:

Ljubljana

— 4 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Wine Tours & Tastings (in Vipava) and Postojna (Predjama Castle & Postojna Cave). Spend the 26th (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: stop by Ljubljana Old Town, get advice or help at Seminary Palace and Library, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Ljubljana online visit planner.

Traveling by car from Bled to Ljubljana takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. On the 27th (Mon), you'll travel to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 23 — 27:

Piran

— 5 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
You've now added Piran Divers to your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Piran: Lipica Stud Farm (in Lipica) and Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Tartini Square, examine the collection at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum, and take a leisurely stroll along Port Piran.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Piran trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from Ljubljana to Piran in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Piran when traveling from Ljubljana in July, with lows around 21°C. On the 1st (Sat), you're off to Tolmin.

Things to do in Piran

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 27 — Aug 1:

Tolmin

At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
On the 1st (Sat), admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall and then explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Tolmin online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Piran to Tolmin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Tolmin sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Tolmin

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 1 — 2:

Bovec

— 2 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Bovec road trip planning website.

You can drive from Tolmin to Bovec in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, Bovec is a bit cooler than Tolmin - with highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C. You'll have a few hours on the 3rd (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Bovec

Adventure · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Find places to stay Aug 1 — 3:

Slovenia travel guide

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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.