16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Kranjska Gora
— 3 nights
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Nova Gorica
— 2 nights
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Ankaran
— 1 night
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Bohinjska Bistrica
— 4 nights
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Stahovica
— 2 nights
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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.
Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): don't miss a visit to Three Country Border, fly down the slopes at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline, and then explore the activities along Lake Jasna. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Source of the Soča River, take in the dramatic scenery at Nadiza, then take in the dramatic scenery at Martuljek Waterfalls, and finally see the interesting displays at Liznjekova house.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Kranjska Gora trip maker site.

Brussels, Belgium to Kranjska Gora is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In August, daily temperatures in Kranjska Gora can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. On the 5th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Nova Gorica.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Winter Sports · Outdoors

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Nova Gorica

— 2 nights
A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Škocjan Caves as well as Stazione Transalpina. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): make a trip to Stazione Transalpina. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall and then explore the activities along Soča Valley.

To find other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Nova Gorica trip itinerary builder tool.

Drive from Kranjska Gora to Nova Gorica in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Kranjska Gora in August, things will get a bit warmer in Nova Gorica: highs are around 35°C and lows about 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Ankaran.

Things to do in Nova Gorica

Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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Ankaran

— 1 night
Ankaran is a town in the Municipality of Ankaran, located near the border with Italy, in the Littoral region of Slovenia. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Debeli Rtič Landscape Park and then contemplate the waterfront views at The Bay of St. Bartholomew.

To find photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Ankaran road trip app.

You can drive from Nova Gorica to Ankaran in an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Bohinjska Bistrica.

Things to do in Ankaran

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Trails
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Bohinjska Bistrica

— 4 nights
Bohinjska Bistrica occupies a scenic spot at the foothills of the Julian Alps, near the picturesque Lake Bohinj.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Bled Island, Hike&Bike Slovenia and Triglav National Park. Get in touch with nature at Lake Bohinj and Slap Grmečica. Discover out-of-the-way places like Mostnica Gorge and Aquapark & Wellness - Vodni Park Bohinj. The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, identify plant and animal life at Jelovica Plateau, explore the different monuments and memorials at Ukanc Military Cemetery, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Bohinjska Bistrica day trip planning site.

You can drive from Ankaran to Bohinjska Bistrica in 2 hours. In August, Bohinjska Bistrica is slightly colder than Ankaran - with highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bohinjska Bistrica

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Cobblers' Bridge as well as Watermelon Ljubljana by Bike. Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): snap pictures at Cobblers' Bridge, get outside with Watermelon Ljubljana by Bike, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, then visit Ljubljana Old Town, and finally stroll around Tivoli Park. Keep things going the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Velika Planina.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Ljubljana visit planner.

You can drive from Bohinjska Bistrica to Ljubljana in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. August in Ljubljana sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Stahovica.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors

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Stahovica

— 2 nights
Most visitors take a trip to Strahovica to access a popular hiking area, magical in all seasons.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Rinka Waterfall and then tee off at Golf Arboretum.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Stahovica itinerary planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Stahovica in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. On the 16th (Mon), you're off to home.

Things to do in Stahovica

Parks · Golf · Outdoors · Nature

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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.