16 days in Slovenia Itinerary
16 days in Slovenia Itinerary
Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner
Route & dates
Drive to Zurich, Fly to Ljubljana, Drive to Bovec
Bovec— 4 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero— 2 nights
Ljubljana— 5 nights
Piran— 4 nights
Drive to Ljubljana, Fly to Zurich, Drive to Bern
Fri, Jul 31 - Sat, Aug 15
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In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.Get in touch with nature at Zipline and Kozjak Waterfall. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Kobarid Museum and Cheese Museum of Kobarid. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bovec: Vršič Pass (in Kranjska Gora) and Tolmin Gorge (in Tolmin). The adventure continues: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, take in the dramatic scenery at Boka Waterfall, take in the local highlights with The Walks of Peace, and admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley.
To see where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Bovec trip planner.
Bern, Switzerland to Bovec is an approximately 8-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. In July, daily temperatures in Bovec can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Things to do in Bovec
Kobarid, Vršič Pass, Tolmin Gorge
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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 5th (Wed): get the adrenaline pumping with Hike&Bike Slovenia, explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel. On the 6th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall and then enjoy the sand and surf at Natural Bathing Place Lajšt.
To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip maker website.
You can drive from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Ljubljana.
Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero
Natural Bathing Place Lajšt
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Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.Step out of the city life by going to Vintgar Gorge and Straža Bled. Do some cultural sightseeing at Cathedral of St. Nicholas and Bled Castle. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: Bled (St. Martin's Parish Church, Galerija Mikame, &more) and Old Town Centre of Radovljica (in Radovljica). Spend the 10th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. It doesn't end there: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town and step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle.
For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Ljubljana road trip website.
You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Piran.
Things to do in Ljubljana
Bled, Vintgar Gorge, Old Town Centre of Radovljica
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Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.Satisfy your inner culture vulture at St. George's Church and Nika's Tiny House. Head to Tartini's House and Loza Galleryfor some retail therapy. Go for a jaunt from Piran to Škocjan to see Škocjan Caves about 44 minutes away. There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum, make a trip to Tartini Square, and admire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace.
To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Piran travel route builder site.
Getting from Ljubljana to Piran by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °C in Piran. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Piran
Koper, Izola, Portorož, Škocjan Caves, Strunjan Nature Reserve
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