16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
2
Bovec
— 2 nights
3
Nova Gorica
— 1 night
4
Piran
— 2 nights
5
Škocjan
— 1 night
6
Ljubljana
— 5 nights
7
Bled
— 3 nights

1
night
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 26th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Slovenian Alpine Museum, thendon't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel, and then examine the collection at Liznjekova house.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Kranjska Gora trip planner.

Dresden, Germany to Kranjska Gora is an approximately 8-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. July in Kranjska Gora sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Museums

Side Trip

Slovenian Alpine Museum
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Slovenian Alpine Museum ©
Slovenian Alpine Museum
Liznjekova house ©
Liznjekova house
The Russian Chapel ©
The Russian Chapel

2
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Bovec

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 27th (Mon): explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge, trek along Krampež Waterfall, thentake in the history at Ravelnik Open Air Museum, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, thensee the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Bovec day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Bovec takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Bovec sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Nova Gorica.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trips

Kobarid, Tolmin Gorge
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Zipline
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley

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night
Nova Gorica

Nova Gorica ©
A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
On the 29th (Wed), explore the galleries of Sabotin Park Miru, do a tasting at Lepa Vida Boutique Winery, and then get outside with Magma X.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Nova Gorica trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Bovec to Nova Gorica in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Bovec in July, with highs in Nova Gorica at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Nova Gorica

Wineries Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Sabotin Park Miru
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Lepa Vida Boutique Winery ©
Lepa Vida Boutique Winery
Magma X ©
Magma X

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Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): examine the collection at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Parish Church of the Virgin Mary of the Rosary, thenengage your brain at Mediadom Pyrhani, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Piran Minorite Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Fri): view the masterpieces at Loza Gallery, thensee the interesting displays at Koper Regional Museum, thenexpand your understanding of the military at Military Museum Tabor, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Strunjan Nature Reserve.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Piran travel route planner.

Drive from Nova Gorica to Piran in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Piran can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to drive to Škocjan.

Things to do in Piran

Museums Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Koper, Military Museum Tabor, Parish Church of the Virgin Mary of the Rosary, Strunjan Nature Reserve
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Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum
Military Museum Tabor ©
Military Museum Tabor
Scuba & Snorkeling

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Škocjan

Škocjan ©
Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): make a trip to Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra and then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves.

To plan Škocjan vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can drive from Piran to Škocjan in an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Škocjan

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra
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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra ©
Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra

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Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Predjama Castle and House of Experiments - Hisa eksperimentov. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Ljubljana Castle and City Museum of Ljubljana. Step out of Ljubljana to go to Postojna and see Postojna Cave, which is approximately 44 minutes away. There's still lots to do: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, have fun and explore at Museum of Puppetry, take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Contemporary History, and examine the collection at Slovenian Ethnographic Museum.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Ljubljana tour planner.

Getting from Škocjan to Ljubljana by car takes about an hour. In August, daytime highs in Ljubljana are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Postojna
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Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle

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Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Take a break from the city and head to Vintgar Gorge and Triglav National Park. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Bled Castle and Galerija Mikame. And it doesn't end there: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, get great views at Mala Osojnica, fly down the slopes at Straža Bled, and head off the coast to Bled Island.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Bled vacation maker site.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Vintgar Gorge
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Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Triglav National Park ©
Triglav National Park
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle