18 days in Slovenia Itinerary

18 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
2
Bovec
— 4 nights
3
Ljubljana
— 3 nights
4
Piran
— 2 nights
5
Ptuj
— 2 nights
6
Solčava
— 2 nights
7
Bled
— 2 nights

2
nights
Kranjska Gora

Kranjska Gora ©
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Kranjska Gora online trip itinerary maker.

Dresden, Germany to Kranjska Gora is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. July in Kranjska Gora sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 27th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Bovec.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites
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Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass
Lake Jasna ©
Lake Jasna
Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary ©
Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary

4
nights
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Get some historical perspective at Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) and Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery. Kobarid Museum and Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit are good opportunities to explore the local culture. When in Bovec, make a side trip to see Tolmin Gorge in Tolmin, approximately Tolmin away. Next up on the itinerary: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, identify plant and animal life at Virje Waterfall, see the interesting displays at Cheese Museum of Kobarid, and take in the history at Ravelnik Open Air Museum.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Bovec trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Kranjska Gora to Bovec by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. You will have some time to spend on the 31st (Fri) before leaving for Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kobarid, Tolmin, Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery, Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem), Church of St. Joseph
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Zipline
Kayaking & Canoeing
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley

3
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Get some cultural insight at Predjama Castle and Ljubljana Old Town. Your inner history buff will appreciate Ljubljana Castle and Škofja Loka Castle. Take a break from Ljubljana with a short trip to Postojna Cave in Postojna, about 44 minutes away. There's lots more to do: engage your brain at House of Experiments - Hisa eksperimentov, stop by Dobrote Dolenjske, view the masterpieces at Galerija Hest, and take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

To see traveler tips and other tourist information, read Ljubljana road trip planner.

You can drive from Bovec to Ljubljana in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. July in Ljubljana sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 3rd (Mon) before leaving for Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Postojna, Škofja Loka Castle
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Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle

2
nights
Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, get a taste of the local shopping with Loza Gallery, then pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Rotunda of St John the Baptist. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Tue): examine the collection at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, examine the collection at Magical World of Shells Museum, don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Rocco/ Cerkev sv. Roka, then take in the waterfront at Port Piran, and finally get curious at Mediadom Pyrhani.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Piran holiday maker.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Piran in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in August, plan for a bit warmer nights in Piran, with lows around 20°C. On the 5th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Ptuj.

Things to do in Piran

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Koper
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Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum
St. George's Church
St. George's Church
Nika's Tiny House ©
Nika's Tiny House

2
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Ptuj

Ptuj ©
A tour of Ptuj reveals an old town filled with new experiences.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Ptuj Castle, then enjoy breathtaking views from Ptuj City Tower, then appreciate the history behind Orpheus Monument, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Prešernova Street. On the 6th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. George, steep yourself in history at Terme Ptuj, then ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, then pause for some serene contemplation at Parish Church of St. Marija - Ptujskogorska Mother of God, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at The Minorite Monastery of Saints Peter and Paul.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Ptuj trip planner.

Traveling by car from Piran to Ptuj takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Piran in August, Ptuj is little chillier at night with lows of 16°C. You'll have a few hours on the 7th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Solčava.

Things to do in Ptuj

Historic Sites · Museums
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Terme Ptuj ©
Terme Ptuj
Prešernova Street ©
Prešernova Street

2
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Solčava

Solčava ©
Visit Solcava to discover a region near the Austrian border where a drive down a panoramic road delivers some of the best views in Europe.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): admire the sheer force of Logar Valley Landscape Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Plečnik Monument, examine the collection at Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Mary of the Snow, and finally take a memorable drive along Solčava Panoramic Road.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Solčava tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Ptuj to Solčava in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. You'll have a few hours on the 9th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Bled.

Things to do in Solčava

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Plečnik Monument, Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum
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Logar Valley Landscape Park ©
Logar Valley Landscape Park
Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum ©
Church of St. Mary of the Snow ©
Church of St. Mary of the Snow

2
nights
Bled

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 9th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Martin's Parish Church, and then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Zakladi Slovenije, get great views at Mala Osojnica, then head off the coast to Bled Island, then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and finally stroll through Straža Bled.

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Traveling by car from Solčava to Bled takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Bled can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

Side Trip

Museum of Hostages
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle
Bled Island ©
Bled Island

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