17 days in Slovenia Itinerary

17 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia route maker

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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kamnik
— 1 night
Drive
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Bled
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bovec
— 5 nights
Drive
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Lipica
— 2 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 4 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, then ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, and finally explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle.

Plan my day in Ljubljana using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. In September, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Kamnik.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Sep 8 — 10:

Kamnik

— 1 night
History buffs can spend their entire Kamnik vacation soaking in the town's medieval appeal at two castles, monastery, and lively streets packed with artisanal workshops.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): admire the striking features of Little Castle, stroll around Volčji Potok Arboretum, and then take in the awesome beauty at Velika Planina.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Kamnik online tour itinerary planner.

Kamnik is very close to Ljubljana. In September in Kamnik, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Bled.

Things to do in Kamnik

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 10 — 11:

Bled

— 2 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. On the 12th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hike along Vintgar Gorge, then step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and finally glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To see maps and tourist information, use the Bled trip tool.

Getting from Kamnik to Bled by car takes about an hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Adventure · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 11 — 13:

Bovec

— 5 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Get out of town with these interesting Bovec side-trips: Tolmin (Tolmin Castle, Tolmin Gorge, &more), Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) (in Volče) and Nadiza (in Kranjska Gora). Next up on the itinerary: get outside with Outdoor Activities, let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, take in breathtaking views at Virje Waterfall, and appreciate the views at Soča Valley.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Bovec trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Bled to Bovec in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, daytime highs in Bovec are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Lipica.

Things to do in Bovec

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Adventure

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 13 — 18:

Lipica

— 2 nights
Known for its Lipizzaner horses, Lipica is nevertheless more than just a horse lover's heaven.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): tee off at Golf Klub Lipica and then try your luck at Grand Casino Lipica. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: visit the horses at Lipica Stud Farm, then see the interesting displays at Lipizzan Museum Lipikum, and then take in the exciting artwork at Avgust Cernigoj Gallery.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Lipica tour itinerary builder app.

Drive from Bovec to Lipica in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Bovec in September; daily highs in Lipica reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Lipica

Museums · Outdoors · Shopping · Casinos
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 20:

Piran

— 4 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Piran is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Tartini Square, indulge in some personalized pampering at Fish Spa Piran, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Piran online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Lipica to Piran takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Piran, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 17°C at night.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 20 — 24:

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.