17 days in Slovenia Itinerary

17 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Podčetrtek — 1 day

For most visitors on holiday in Podcetrtek, thermal waters remain the big draw.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Olimje Monastery and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Podčetrtek trip planning website.

Belgrade, Serbia to Podčetrtek is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can drive to Piran.
Spas · Historic Sites
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Piran — 4 nights

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Portorož Beach and Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower. Visiting Debeli Rtič Landscape Park and Koper City Beach will get you outdoors. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, admire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace, get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, and steep yourself in history at Muda Gate.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Piran trip itinerary website.

Getting from Podčetrtek to Piran by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In May in Piran, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bovec.
Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Side Trips
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Bovec — 3 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 Virje Waterfall and Lake Jasna. Discover out-of-the-way places like Vršič Pass and Kobarid Museum. Change things up with a short trip to The Russian Chapel in Kranjska Gora (about 58 minutes away). The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Bovec travel route planner.

Getting from Piran to Bovec by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Piran in June: high temperatures in Bovec hover around 26°C and lows are around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Parks · Nature · Adventure · Outdoors
Side Trips
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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.
On the 8th (Wed), catch a ride on Vogel, take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, and then explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To find maps and more tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports
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Ljubljana — 8 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Take a break from the city and head to Parasailing & Paragliding and Ljubljanica River. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cankarjevo Nabrežje and Old Town Centre of Radovljica. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Church of St. Jacob (in Ribno) and Bled (St. Martin's Parish Church & Zipline). Spend the 10th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Spend the 12th (Sun) on a tasty journey with a beer tour and tasting. And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, walk around Tivoli Park, and pause for some serene contemplation at St Florian's Church.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. June in Ljubljana sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to fly back home.
Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries
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Slovenia travel guide

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.