17 days in Slovenia Itinerary

17 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner

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Bled
— 4 nights
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Kranjska Gora
— 4 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 4 nights
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Ljubljana
— 4 nights
Shuttle to Zagreb, Fly to Baden-Baden

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Bled

— 4 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Bled Castle and Bled Island. Take a break from the city and head to Vintgar Gorge and Vogel. Change things up with these side-trips from Bled: Soča Valley (in Bovec) and Bohinjsko Jezero (Lake Bohinj & Savica Waterfall). Spend the 4th (Mon) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. Next up on the itinerary: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, get great views at Mala Osojnica, and admire the sheer force of Slap Grmečica.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Bled trip planner.

Baden-Baden, Germany to Bled is an approximately 7-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle. July in Bled sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

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Kranjska Gora

— 4 nights
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery and Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary will appeal to history buffs. Take a break from the city and head to Vršič Pass and Planica Valley. Venture out of the city with trips to Bovec (Zipline, Virje Waterfall, &more) and Kobarid (Kozjak Waterfall & Krampež Waterfall). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Zelenci Nature Reserve and glide through natural beauty at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Kranjska Gora trip itinerary website.

Drive from Bled to Kranjska Gora in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Kranjska Gora sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 7 — 11:

Piran

— 4 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Visit Strunjan Nature Reserve and Portorož Beach for some beach relaxation. Get in touch with nature at Škocjan Caves and Scuba & Snorkeling. Take a break from Piran with a short trip to Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity in Hrastovlje, about 40 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Svetilnik Beach, stroll around Sečovlje Salina Nature Park, examine the collection at Izolana - House of the Sea, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Koper City Beach.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Piran trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Piran in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Kranjska Gora in July; daily highs in Piran reach 35°C and lows reach 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 11 — 15:

Ljubljana

— 4 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Velenje Beach and Natural Bathing Place Lajšt. Get some historical perspective at Predjama Castle and Ljubljana Castle. Venture out of the city with trips to Miner's House (in Idrija) and Postojna Cave (in Postojna). Spend the 18th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

To find maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Ljubljana trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Piran to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, Ljubljana is little chillier than Piran - with highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 15 — 19:

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.