19 days in Slovenia Itinerary

19 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Bohinjsko Jezero
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 day
Drive
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Kobarid
— 3 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 5 nights
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 10 nights
Shuttle to Trieste, Fly to Frankfurt

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Bohinjsko Jezero

— 1 day
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): stroll the grounds of Ukanc Military Cemetery, admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, then fly down the slopes at Vogel, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary builder.

Frankfurt, Germany to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. August in Bohinjsko Jezero sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can go by car to Kobarid.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Winter Sports · Transportation
Find places to stay Aug 1 — 2:

Kobarid

— 3 nights
At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
Change things up with these side-trips from Kobarid: Bovec (Kayaking & Canoeing, Virje Waterfall, &more), Vršič Pass (in Kranjska Gora) and Source of the Soča River (in Soča). The adventure continues: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, and identify plant and animal life at Planica Valley.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Kobarid sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kobarid in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Kobarid are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Kobarid

Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 1 — 4:

Piran

— 5 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Explore Piran's surroundings by going to Military Museum Tabor (in Lokev), Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan) and Vinakras Sežana (in Sežana). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Tartini Square, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, stroll around Park Pietro Coppo, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Piran trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Kobarid to Piran in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Kobarid in August: high temperatures in Piran hover around 34°C and lows are around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 4 — 9:

Ljubljana

— 10 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Bled (Huberto Siroka atelje, Parasailing & Paragliding, &more), Franc Mihelič Gallery (in Škofja Loka) and Postojna (Planina Cave, Predjama Castle, &more). There's much more to do: visit Ljubljana Old Town, hike along Vintgar Gorge, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

Plan my day in Ljubljana using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

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. Traveling from Piran in August, expect Ljubljana to be little chillier, temps between 31°C and 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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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.