18 days in Slovenia Itinerary

18 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Bovec
— 3 nights
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
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Piran
— 4 nights
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Ljubljana
— 8 nights

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Bovec

Bovec ©
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Boka Waterfall and Virje Waterfall. Kids will enjoy Zelenci Nature Reserve and Smučarska Šola ASK Kranjska Gora. Go for a jaunt from Bovec to Rateče to see Planica Valley about 40 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Source of the Soča River, take some stellar pictures from Mangart Saddle, see the interesting displays at Fort Kluze, and tee off at Golf Club Bovec.

For reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Bovec online trip maker.

Lyon, France to Bovec is an approximately 9-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and car; or do a combination of train and car. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Lyon in August, with highs in Bovec at 28°C and lows at 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Virje Waterfall ©
Virje Waterfall
Boka Waterfall ©
Boka Waterfall
Planica Valley ©
Planica Valley

2
nights
Bohinjsko Jezero

Bohinjsko Jezero ©
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Slap Grmečica, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Planina Zajamniki, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, and finally head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Golden Horn Fairyland, explore the different monuments and memorials at Ukanc Military Cemetery, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Natural Bathing Place Lajšt.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero road trip site.

You can drive from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bohinjsko Jezero are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches

Side Trips

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Natural Bathing Place Lajšt ©
Natural Bathing Place Lajšt
Slap Grmečica ©
Slap Grmečica
Golden Horn Fairyland ©
Golden Horn Fairyland

4
nights
Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Visiting Strunjan Nature Reserve and Škocjanski Zatok Nature Reserve will get you outdoors. Bring the kids along to Scuba & Snorkeling and Mediadom Pyrhani. There's much more to do: head outdoors with Šalet Tunnel, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Piran Aquarium, admire the striking features of Benečanka Venetian House, and examine the collection at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Piran trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in August: high temperatures in Piran hover around 34°C and lows are around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

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Marija Snežne Church ©
Marija Snežne Church
Strunjan Nature Reserve ©
Strunjan Nature Reserve
Scuba & Snorkeling

8
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Ljubljanica River and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Kids will appreciate attractions like Tivoli Park and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum (in Idrija), Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park (in Rakek) and Cross Cave (in Grahovo). There's much more to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ZOO Ljubljana, explore the historical opulence of Škofja Loka Castle, take in the dramatic scenery at Rinka Waterfall, and see the interesting displays at National Museum of Contemporary History.

For where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Ljubljana online holiday planner.

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. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Piran in August, with highs in Ljubljana at 31°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Tours · Museums · Historic Sites

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Ljubljanica River ©
Ljubljanica River
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Cross Cave ©
Cross Cave

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