17 days in Bohinj, Koper & Piran Itinerary

17 days in Bohinj, Koper & Piran Itinerary

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Bohinjska Bistrica
— 9 nights
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Koper
— 3 nights
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Piran
— 3 nights
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Bohinjska Bistrica

— 9 nights
Bohinjska Bistrica occupies a scenic spot at the foothills of the Julian Alps, near the picturesque Lake Bohinj.
Get outdoors at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline and Source of the Soča River. Step off the beaten path and head to Franja Partisan Hospital and Planica Valley. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bohinjska Bistrica: Kržišnik Garden & Gallery (in Žiri), Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) (in Volče) and Kranjska Gora (Ledine Intermittent Lake, Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu, &more). On the 5th (Tue), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Mount Triglav. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, relax and rejuvenate at Aquapark & Wellness - Vodni Park Bohinj, don't miss a visit to Tolmin Castle, and admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Bohinjska Bistrica trip builder site.

Dusseldorf, Germany to Bohinjska Bistrica is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In July, daytime highs in Bohinjska Bistrica are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Koper.

Things to do in Bohinjska Bistrica

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

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Koper

— 3 nights
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Take a break from the city and head to Svetilnik Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Škocjanski Zatok Nature Reserve and Koper Regional Museum. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Koper City Beach, see the interesting displays at Izolana - House of the Sea, contemplate the long history of Church of St. Maurus, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Zusterna Beach.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Koper planning site.

Drive from Bohinjska Bistrica to Koper in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, Koper is somewhat warmer than Bohinjska Bistrica - with highs of 35°C and lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Piran.

Things to do in Koper

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Piran

— 3 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Step off the beaten path and head to Strunjan Nature Reserve and Strunjan Cliff. There's much more to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Piran Minorite Monastery, examine the collection at Magical World of Shells Museum, and ponder the world of politics at Town Hall.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Piran trip itinerary planner.

Piran is just a stone's throw from Koper. In July in Piran, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Museums · Tours

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