19 days in Slovenia Itinerary

19 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia tour planner
©
Make it your trip
Fly
1
Ljubljana
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Postojna
— 4 nights
Drive
3
Škocjan
— 1 night
Drive
4
Piran
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Bovec
— 2 nights
Drive
6
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Drive
7
Bled
— 4 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25

Ljubljana — 3 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
When in Ljubljana, make a side trip to see Logar Valley Landscape Park in Solčava, approximately Solčava away. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and walk around Tivoli Park.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana online trip maker.

Durham, UK to Ljubljana is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or take a train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Durham to Ljubljana due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Durham in June: high temperatures in Ljubljana hover around 29°C and lows are around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Postojna.
more
Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Tours
Side Trips
Find places to stay Jun 1 — 4:

Postojna — 4 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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Postojna: RockVelo (in Dobravlje), Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity (in Hrastovlje) and Cross Cave (in Grahovo). The adventure continues: explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, brush up on your military savvy at Military Museum Tabor, and make a trip to Museo Militare Di Pivka.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Postojna route maker site.

Getting from Ljubljana to Postojna by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Postojna are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Škocjan.
more
Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors
Side Trips
Find places to stay Jun 4 — 8:

Škocjan — 1 night

Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): Head underground at Škocjan Caves.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Škocjan trip itinerary site.

Škocjan is just a stone's throw from Postojna. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.
more
Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Jun 8 — 9:
Highlights from your trip

Piran — 2 nights

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, relax and rejuvenate at Fish Spa Piran, then take a leisurely stroll along Port Piran, and finally learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, then take in the exciting artwork at Nika's Tiny House, then don't miss a visit to Parish Church of the Virgin Mary of the Rosary, and finally deepen your understanding at St. Anne's Friary.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Piran travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Škocjan to Piran takes an hour. In June, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can go by car to Bovec.
more
Historic Sites · Museums · Spas · Shopping
Side Trips
Find places to stay Jun 9 — 11:

Bovec — 2 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 12th (Sun), sample the tasty concoctions at Thirsty River Brewing, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Italian Charnel House, then appreciate the views at Soča Valley, and then see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Bovec sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Piran to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Piran in June, with highs in Bovec at 26°C and lows at 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
more
Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries
Side Trip
Find places to stay Jun 11 — 13:

Bohinjsko Jezero — 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj. On your second day here, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Triglav.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can drive to Bled.
more
Parks · Nature · Winter Sports · Outdoors
Side Trips
Find places to stay Jun 13 — 15:

Bled — 4 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Change things up with a short trip to Peričnik Falls in Mojstrana (about 36 minutes away). Spend the 16th (Thu) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Vintgar Gorge, explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and take some stellar pictures from Mala Osojnica.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Bled journey planning site.

Bled is very close to Bohinjsko Jezero. June in Bled sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can catch the flight back home.
more
Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails
Side Trips
Find places to stay Jun 15 — 19:

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.
more