16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Bohinjsko Jezero
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Bovec
— 4 nights
Drive
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Portorož
— 3 nights
Drive
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Podčetrtek
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 5 nights
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Bohinjsko Jezero — 1 night

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 13th (Wed): fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj. On your second day here, indulge in some personalized pampering at Aquapark & Wellness - Vodni Park Bohinj, then take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, then fly down the slopes at Vogel, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero online travel planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to drive to Bovec.
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Bovec — 4 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Kids will enjoy Kayaking & Canoeing and Soča Valley. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Tolmin Gorge and Vršič Pass. Explore Bovec's surroundings by going to Kranjska Gora (Zgornjesavska Valley, Lake Jasna, &more). There's much more to do: skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, identify plant and animal life at Virje Waterfall, admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, and see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Bovec trip builder app.

Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec by car takes about 2 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 18th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Portorož.
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Portorož — 3 nights

A resort town on the country's scenic Adriatic coastline, Portoroz offers many spas with all kinds of therapeutic treatments, many based on the brine and mud from the area's salt pans.
Get outdoors at Portorož Beach and Debeli Rtič Landscape Park. St. George's Church and Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Tartini Square, kick back and relax at Koper City Beach, admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, and relax in the rural setting at Fonda Fish Farm.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Portorož online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Bovec to Portorož by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Bovec in July, expect Portorož to be somewhat warmer, temps between 35°C and 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to drive to Podčetrtek.
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Podčetrtek — 2 nights

For most visitors on holiday in Podcetrtek, thermal waters remain the big draw.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): steep yourself in history at Valvasorjev Square, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sv. Roka, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the distant past at Early Christian Baptistery, then step into the grandiose world of Celje Castle, and then appreciate the history behind Josip Pelikan Statue.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Podčetrtek trip maker.

You can drive from Portorož to Podčetrtek in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July in Podčetrtek, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 5 nights

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 Cathedral of St. Nicholas and Cankarjevo Nabrežje. Step out of the city life by going to Parasailing & Paragliding and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Old Town Centre of Radovljica (in Radovljica), Bled (Zipline, St. Martin's Parish Church, &more) and Iglica Waterfall (in Bohinjska Bela). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Škofja Loka Castle, take in the views from Triple Bridge, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, and stroll around Tivoli Park.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Ljubljana tour itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Podčetrtek to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. July in Ljubljana sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can fly back 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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