16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Venice Treviso, Train to Tarvisio Boscoverde, Drive to Bovec
— 2 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
— 3 nights
— 3 nights
— 6 nights


Bovec — 2 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Get some cultural insight at Kobarid Museum and Liznjekova house. Escape the urban bustle at Zipline and Kayaking & Canoeing. Step out of Bovec with an excursion to Tolmin Museum in Tolmin--about 38 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Bovec travel planner.

Paris, France to Bovec is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight, train, and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. June in Bovec sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Tours · Museums · Adventure · Outdoors
Side Trips
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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 25th (Sat): hit the slopes at Vogel, see the interesting displays at Oplen House Museum, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero driving holiday planning website.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can drive to Maribor.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports
Side Trip
Find places to stay Jun 24 — 25:

Maribor — 3 nights

Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Slovenska Bistrica Castle and Ptuj Castle. The Photographic Studio of Josip Pelikan and Museum of Recent History Celje will appeal to museum buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Maribor: Celje Regional Museum (in Celje) and Velenje Beach (in Velenje). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Old Vine House.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Maribor online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Maribor takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, daily temperatures in Maribor can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to drive to Piran.
Museums · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
Side Trips
Find places to stay Jun 25 — 28:

Piran — 3 nights

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Appreciate the collections at Magical World of Shells Museum and Nika's Tiny House. Escape the urban bustle at Strunjan Nature Reserve and Svetilnik Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Piran: Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan) and Military Museum Tabor (in Lokev). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, get a new perspective on nature at Mediadom Pyrhani, and kick back and relax at Portorož Beach.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Piran travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Maribor to Piran by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. June in Piran sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.
Museums · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
Side Trips
Find places to stay Jun 28 — Jul 1:

Ljubljana — 6 nights

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 Parasailing & Paragliding. Your inner history buff will appreciate Bled Castle and Predjama Castle. Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Postojna Cave (in Postojna), Bled (Bled Island, Triglav National Park, &more) and Pokljuka Gorge (in Krnica). Next up on the itinerary: visit Ljubljana Old Town, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and see the interesting displays at House of Illusions.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip site.

You can drive from Piran to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Piran in July, things will get slightly colder in Ljubljana: highs are around 32°C and lows about 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight back home.
Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors
Side Trips
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Slovenia travel guide

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.