18 days in Slovenia Itinerary

18 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Bohinjsko Jezero
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 3 nights
Drive
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Log pod Mangartom
— 1 day
Drive
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Bovec
— 3 nights
Drive
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Solkan
— 3 nights
Drive
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Postojna
— 3 nights
Drive
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Kranj
— 4 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Skopje

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Bohinjsko Jezero

— 3 nights
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Spend the 13th (Sun) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. The adventure continues: explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, examine the collection at Museum of Alpine Dairy Farming, and take in the awesome beauty at Vogel.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero trip planner.

Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Skopje in August, expect Bohinjsko Jezero to be slightly colder, temps between 28°C and 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to Log pod Mangartom.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

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Log pod Mangartom

— 1 day
Log pod Mangartom, is a settlement in the Municipality of Bovec in the Littoral region of Slovenia. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): stroll the grounds of Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Log pod Mangartom trip planner.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Log pod Mangartom in 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Log pod Mangartom are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Bovec.

Things to do in Log pod Mangartom

Historic Sites
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, then examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Fort Hermann, make a trip to Predil Pass, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Bovec trip itinerary app.

Bovec is just a short distance from Log pod Mangartom. August in Bovec sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can go by car to Solkan.

Things to do in Bovec

Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Nature

Side Trip

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Solkan

— 3 nights
Solkan is a settlement in the City Municipality of Nova Gorica in the Gorizia region of western Slovenia, at the border with Italy. Change things up with these side-trips from Solkan: Piran (Tartini's House, Church of St. Francis of Assisi, &more) and Isonzo (in Kobarid). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Šmartno, get great views at Sveta Gora (Holy Mountain), try your luck at Perla Casino, and head outdoors with Magma X.

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Getting from Bovec to Solkan by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, Solkan is a bit warmer than Bovec - with highs of 35°C and lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Solkan

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Casinos

Side Trips

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Postojna

— 3 nights
With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
Explore Postojna's surroundings by going to Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity (in Hrastovlje) and Koper (Praetorian Palace & Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower). Next up on the itinerary: Head underground at Postojna Cave, admire the verdant scenery at Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park, examine the collection at Karst Museum, and step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Postojna online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Solkan to Postojna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Solkan in August, expect Postojna to be little chillier, temps between 31°C and 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kranj.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Kranj

— 4 nights
The capital of Slovenia's Alps, Kranj allows you to stand with one foot in the nature and another in a town that's both a cultural center and a base for outdoor activities.
Venture out of the city with trips to Volčji Potok Arboretum (in Radomlje), Celje Castle (in Celje) and Velika Planina (in Stahovica). And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Logar Valley Landscape Park, look for gifts at Atelje Skulj - Pottery Studio, see the interesting displays at Museum of Apiculture, and contemplate the long history of Kropa's Old Town.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Kranj online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Postojna to Kranj takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kranj

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Slovenia travel guide

4.2
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.

Nova Gorica travel guide

4.3
Casinos · Wineries & Vineyards · Landmarks
A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea. For most visitors, an exploration of the surrounding area's gastronomy and wine remains a must-do. Others may prefer to explore the city's entertainment options, which include casinos. Suitable for families and single adults and couples, Nova Gorica offers a bit of something for every type of traveler.