17 days in Slovenia Itinerary

17 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip itinerary planner
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
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Bovec
— 4 nights
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Piran
— 3 nights
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Podčetrtek
— 2 nights
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Ljubljana
— 6 nights
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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 28th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Thu): fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Bohinjsko Jezero day trip planning website.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Israel Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In September, Bohinjsko Jezero is cooler than Tel Aviv - with highs of 21°C and lows of 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bovec.
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Bovec — 4 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Step out of the city life by going to Tolmin Gorge and Kozjak Waterfall. Discover out-of-the-way places like Vršič Pass and Lake Jasna. Go for a jaunt from Bovec to Kranjska Gora to see The Russian Chapel about 58 minutes away. There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, take in the dramatic scenery at Boka Waterfall, and examine the collection at Kobarid Museum.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Bovec route planner.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Bovec are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can drive to Piran.
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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.
Explore hidden gems such as St. George's Church and Magical World of Shells Museum. Bring the kids along to Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower and Portorož Beach. There's still lots to do: relax in the rural setting at Fonda Fish Farm, don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, try to win big at Casino Riviera, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St Peter.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Piran road trip planning app.

Getting from Bovec to Piran by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Bovec in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Piran: highs are around 22°C and lows about 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Podčetrtek.
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Podčetrtek — 2 nights

For most visitors on holiday in Podcetrtek, thermal waters remain the big draw.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas and then step into the grandiose world of Sevnica Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Virgin Mary's Assumption Church, then step into the grandiose world of Celje Castle, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Celje Cathedral of Saint Daniel.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Podčetrtek day trip planner.

You can drive from Piran to Podčetrtek in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In October, Podčetrtek is little chillier than Piran - with highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 6 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Cankarjevo Nabrežje and Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step off the beaten path and head to Parasailing & Paragliding and Velika Planina. Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Bled (Zipline & St. Martin's Parish Church), Old Town Centre of Radovljica (in Radovljica) and Church of St. Jacob (in Ribno). Spend the 10th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at National Museum of Contemporary History, take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Ljubljana online travel route planner.

You can drive from Podčetrtek to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in October, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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Slovenia travel guide

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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.
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