16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 6 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bovec
— 3 nights
Drive
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Koper
— 4 nights
Drive

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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Bled (Triglav National Park, Parasailing & Paragliding, &more), France Preseren's Birth House - museum (in Žirovnica) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). Spend the 18th (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, get to know the resident critters at ZOO Ljubljana, and visit Metelkova.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Ljubljana trip tool.

Bari, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Bari in July; daily highs in Ljubljana reach 32°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 14 — 20:

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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, stroll the grounds of Ukanc Military Cemetery, admire the sheer force of Slap Grmečica, take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu): take in the awesome beauty at Planina Zajamniki, see the interesting displays at Pocar Farm, and then hit the slopes at Vogel.

For maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. July in Bohinjsko Jezero sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 20 — 22:

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: Kranjska Gora (Statue of Kekec & Prisank Mountain Window) and Three Country Border (in Rateče). There's lots more to do: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, appreciate the views at Soča Valley, and see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bovec trip planner.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July in Bovec, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Koper.

Things to do in Bovec

Adventure · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 22 — 25:

Koper

— 4 nights
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Koper: Ferrari Garden (in Štanjel) and Predjama Castle (in Postojna). The adventure continues: explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Anne's Friary, walk around Park Pietro Coppo, and view the masterpieces at Nika's Tiny House.

To see more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Koper route planner.

Drive from Bovec to Koper in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Bovec in July; daily highs in Koper reach 35°C and lows reach 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Koper

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 25 — 29:

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.