17 days in Slovenia Itinerary

17 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 3 nights
Drive
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Postojna
— 3 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kobarid
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 3 nights
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Ljubljana

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Spend the 29th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, take in the views from Triple Bridge, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Ljubljana route maker.

London, UK to Ljubljana is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from London in June, expect nights in Ljubljana to be about the same, around 14°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Neighborhoods
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Postojna

With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
Explore Postojna's surroundings by going to Dobravlje (Winery Tilia Estate & Wine Tours & Tastings), Hrastovlje (Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity & Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra) and Grad Prem (in Prem). There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, contemplate the waterfront views at Cerknica Lake, brush up on your military savvy at Military Museum Tabor, and learn about winemaking at Boris Lisjak Winery.

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Drive from Ljubljana to Postojna in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Postojna can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Postojna

Wineries · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

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Piran

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 5th (Mon), make a trip to Tartini Square, admire the landmark architecture of Benečanka Venetian House, relax and rejuvenate at Fish Spa Piran, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then admire the landmark architecture of Sodna palaca, and finally engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, then kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve, then relax in the rural setting at Fonda Fish Farm, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Piran travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Postojna to Piran takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Postojna in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Piran, with lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Piran

Wildlife · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

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Kobarid

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kobarid: Bjana (in Dobrovo), Magma X (in Nova Gorica) and Kayaking & Canoeing (in Bovec). Next up on the itinerary: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, and make a trip to Italian Charnel House.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Kobarid itinerary maker app.

Drive from Piran to Kobarid in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Piran in July: high temperatures in Kobarid hover around 29°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kobarid

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

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Bohinjsko Jezero

The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
On the 10th (Sat), admire the sheer force of Nadiza, then take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj. On your second day here, take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, then get in on the family fun at Golden Horn Fairyland, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip builder tool.

You can drive from Kobarid to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

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Bled

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bled: Kranjska Gora (Vršič Pass & Lake Jasna). Spend the 13th (Tue) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. There's still lots to do: stroll through Vintgar Gorge, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Martin's Parish Church, explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, and fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Bled vacation tool.

Bled is very close to Bohinjsko Jezero. July in Bled sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

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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.