17 days in Slovenian Littoral Region Itinerary

17 days in Slovenian Littoral Region Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenian Littoral Region trip planner

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Idrija
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Idrija
— 4 nights
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Bovec
— 4 nights
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Piran
— 8 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Amsterdam

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Idrija

— 4 nights
While on holiday in Idrija, you'll be able to see a World Heritage Site featuring one of the largest mercury mines in the entire world.
Popular historic sites such as Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum and Gewerkenegg Castle are in your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at RockVelo and Franja Partisan Hospital. Step out of Idrija to go to Dobravlje and see Winery Tilia Estate, which is approximately 42 minutes away. There's much more to do: stroll through Natural Bathing Place Lajšt, explore the ancient world of Divje Babe Archaeological Park, see the interesting displays at Hg Smeltery, and take an in-depth tour of Cerkno Museum.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Idrija online road trip planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Idrija is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Idrija

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 24 — 28:

Bovec

— 4 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) and Tolmin Castle will appeal to history buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Ravelnik Open Air Museum and Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery. Explore Bovec's surroundings by going to Kojsko (Šmartno & Sabotin Park Miru), Vipolže Villa (in Dobrovo) and Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit (in Tolmin). Next up on the itinerary: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and look for all kinds of wild species at Virje Waterfall.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Bovec visit website.

Getting from Idrija to Bovec by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Bovec

Historic Sites · Museums · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 28 — Oct 2:

Piran

— 8 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Visit Portorož Beach and Strunjan Nature Reserve for some beach relaxation. Your inner history buff will appreciate St. George's Church and Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity. Explore Piran's surroundings by going to Štanjel Castle (in Štanjel), Boris Lisjak Winery (in Dutovlje) and Vinakras Sežana (in Sežana). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, ponder the design of Da Ponte Fountain, pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, and enjoy the sand and surf at Svetilnik Beach.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Piran trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Piran takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Bovec in October, things will get a bit warmer in Piran: highs are around 22°C and lows about 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 2 — 10:

Slovenian Littoral Region travel guide

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Water Sports · Landmarks · Zipline