16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 6 nights
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Piran
— 3 nights
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Bovec
— 4 nights
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Cathedral of St. Nicholas and Parasailing & Paragliding. Your inner history buff will appreciate Old Town Centre of Radovljica and Bled Castle. Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje), Bled (St. Martin's Parish Church, Zipline, &more) and Postojna (Predjama Castle, Postojna Cave, &more). Spend the 5th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Škofja Loka Castle, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, and step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle.

To find more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana road trip planning website.

Zurich, Switzerland to Ljubljana is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

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Škofja Loka Castle ©
Škofja Loka Castle
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Old Town Centre of Radovljica ©
Old Town Centre of Radovljica

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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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to St. George's Church and Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower. You'll get in some beach time at Portorož Beach and Strunjan Nature Reserve. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Piran: Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan) and Boris Lisjak Winery (in Dutovlje). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Magical World of Shells Museum, make a trip to Walls of Piran, admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, and get a taste of the local shopping with Loza Gallery.

For more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Piran trip planner.

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. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Piran when traveling from Ljubljana in August, with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

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Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower ©
Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower
St. George's Church
St. George's Church
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum

4
nights
Bovec

Bovec ©
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
You'll explore and learn at Kobarid Museum and Cheese Museum of Kobarid. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Lepa Vida Boutique Winery and Church of St. Joseph. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bovec: Tolmin Gorge (in Tolmin) and Kranjska Gora (Vršič Pass & The Russian Chapel). There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Virje Waterfall, make a trip to Italian Charnel House, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Bovec tour itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Piran to Bovec takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In August, Bovec is little chillier than Piran - with highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trips

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Virje Waterfall ©
Virje Waterfall
Kayaking & Canoeing
Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass

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Bohinjsko Jezero

Bohinjsko Jezero ©
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 14th (Fri): head outdoors with Hike&Bike Slovenia, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, and then go from sight to sight with Vogel. Keep things going the next day: admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall and then enjoy the sand and surf at Natural Bathing Place Lajšt.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary builder tool.

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 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches

Side Trip

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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Vogel ©
Vogel
Natural Bathing Place Lajšt ©
Natural Bathing Place Lajšt