17 days in Slovenia Itinerary

17 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia holiday planner

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Ljubljana
— 3 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 2 nights
Shuttle
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Koper
— 3 nights
Drive
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Stara Fužina
— 1 night
Taxi
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Bohinjska Bistrica
— 3 nights
Drive
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Lesce
— 1 night
Drive
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Bled
— 2 nights
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Ljubljana

— 3 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Škofja Loka Castle and City Museum of Ljubljana. Step off the beaten path and head to Cross Cave and Gornji Trg. Venture out of the city with trips to Snežnik Castle (in Stari Trg pri Lozu) and The Church Of Mary Immaculate (in Škofja Loka). The adventure continues: head outdoors with Mount Saint Mary, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sts. Cyril and Methodius Orthodox Church, and explore the engaging exhibits at House of Experiments - Hisa eksperimentov.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Ljubljana day trip app.

Dusseldorf, Germany to Ljubljana is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In July in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 1 — 5:

Piran

— 2 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Marija Snežne Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Piran Minorite Monastery, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Francis of Assisi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Bernardine, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Strunjan Nature Reserve.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Piran trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Piran takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Piran, with lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to catch the shuttle to Koper.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 5 — 7:

Koper

— 3 nights
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St. Anne's Friary and The Rotunda of St John the Baptist. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Svetilnik Beach and Zusterna Beach. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Koper City Beach, examine the collection at Izolana - House of the Sea, stroll around Park Pietro Coppo, and identify plant and animal life at Škocjanski Zatok Nature Reserve.

Start your trip to Koper by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Koper is very close to Piran. In July in Koper, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Stara Fužina.

Things to do in Koper

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 7 — 10:

Stara Fužina

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Stara Fužina holiday builder website.

Getting from Koper to Stara Fužina by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Koper in July, things will get a bit cooler in Stara Fužina: highs are around 29°C and lows about 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bohinjska Bistrica.

Things to do in Stara Fužina

Adventure · Tours · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 10 — 11:

Bohinjska Bistrica

— 3 nights
Bohinjska Bistrica occupies a scenic spot at the foothills of the Julian Alps, near the picturesque Lake Bohinj.
Visit Church of St. Nicholas and Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) for their historical value. Step off the beaten path and head to Slap Grmečica and Mount Blegoš. Get out of town with these interesting Bohinjska Bistrica side-trips: Monument to Anton Ažbe (in Poljane nad Skofjo Loko), Divje Babe Archaeological Park (in Cerkno) and Beekeepers' Path (in Škofja Loka). The adventure continues: indulge in some personalized pampering at Aquapark & Wellness - Vodni Park Bohinj and see the interesting displays at Davča Ethnographic Museum.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Bohinjska Bistrica online day trip planner.

Bohinjska Bistrica is very close to Stara Fužina. In July, daily temperatures in Bohinjska Bistrica can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel to Lesce.

Things to do in Bohinjska Bistrica

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 11 — 14:

Lesce

— 1 night
Featuring picturesque old streets embellished with Gothic and Baroque churches, Lesce remains a perfect example of a quaint little town in Central Europe.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): get great views at Biček's Rock, admire the sheer force of Šum Waterfall, then contemplate the long history of Ljubelj Concentration Camp, and finally take an in-depth tour of Museum of Hostages.

To see maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Lesce tour itinerary planner.

Lesce is just a short distance from Bohinjska Bistrica. In July, daytime highs in Lesce are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Lesce

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 14 — 15:

Bled

— 2 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Lenart, see some colorful creatures with Diving Bled, then get great views at Ojstrica, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Pokljuka Gorge. On the next day, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Nicholas, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. George, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Oswald, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Andrew.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Bled trip itinerary builder app.

Bled is very close to Lesce. In July in Bled, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bled

Historic Sites · Adventure · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 15 — 17:

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.