16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Stahovica
— 2 nights
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Kranjska Gora
— 3 nights
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Kobarid
— 2 nights
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Cerkno
— 3 nights
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Kojsko
— 1 night
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Izola
— 2 nights
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Ljubljana
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Ljubljana — 2 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, then snap pictures at Triple Bridge, then wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Thu): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Ljubljana holiday planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Ljubljana is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. July in Ljubljana sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to drive to Stahovica.
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Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Neighborhoods
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Stahovica — 2 nights

Most visitors take a trip to Strahovica to access a popular hiking area, magical in all seasons.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Plansarsko Jezero, then see the interesting displays at Preskar Museum, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Velika Planina. On the 23rd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the views at Robanov Kot, admire the sheer force of Logar Valley Landscape Park, and then admire the sheer force of Rinka Waterfall.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Stahovica holiday maker app.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Stahovica in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Kranjska Gora.
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Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Museums
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Kranjska Gora — 3 nights

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Lake Jasna and Peričnik Falls. Get in touch with nature at Vršič Pass and Planica Valley. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Zelenci Nature Reserve, take in the awesome beauty at Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu, admire the sheer force of Nadiza, and fly down the slopes at Smučarska Šola ASK Kranjska Gora.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Kranjska Gora trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Stahovica to Kranjska Gora takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Kranjska Gora are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can drive to Kobarid.
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Kobarid — 2 nights

At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
On the 27th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, don't miss a visit to Krampež Waterfall, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Koseč Gorges. On the 28th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: play a few rounds at Golf Club Bovec, take in breathtaking views at Virje Waterfall, and then see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour.

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Getting from Kranjska Gora to Kobarid by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to drive to Cerkno.
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Cerkno — 3 nights

A small but important cultural center, Cerkno offers different types of activities throughout the year.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Cerkno Museum, then step into the grandiose world of Gewerkenegg Castle, then examine the collection at Hg Smeltery, and finally discover the riches below the earth's surface at Idrija Kamšt. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Franja Partisan Hospital, then delve into the distant past at Divje Babe Archaeological Park, and then explore the striking landscape at Otlica Natural Window.

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Traveling by car from Kobarid to Cerkno takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Cerkno, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Kojsko.
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Kojsko — 1 night

Bring your camera for your holiday in Kojsko, sitting pretty on a hillside.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Vipolže Villa, examine the collection at Dobrovo Castle, and then take in panoramic vistas at Gonjače Viewing Tower.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Kojsko planning website.

You can drive from Cerkno to Kojsko in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Cerkno in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Kojsko, with lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can go by car to Izola.
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Izola — 2 nights

Located on the Adriatic coast, the old fishing town of Izola draws travelers with the enticing atmosphere of its Mediterranean streets.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): see the interesting displays at Izolana - House of the Sea, then steep yourself in history at Church of St. Maurus, then stroll through Svetilnik Beach, and finally head outdoors with Šalet Tunnel. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach, see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Francis of Assisi, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Izola journey maker website.

Getting from Kojsko to Izola by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana

Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Ljubljana trip planner.

You can drive from Izola to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Izola in August, with highs in Ljubljana at 31°C and lows at 15°C. You will have some time to spend on the 3rd (Wed) before leaving for home.
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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.
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