20 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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— 8 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
— 5 nights
— 4 nights


Ljubljana — 8 nights

Your inner history buff will appreciate Cathedral of St. Nicholas and Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Cankarjevo Nabrežje and Old Town Centre of Radovljica. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Celje (St. Cecilia Church & Celje Castle), Raka Castle (in Raka) and Škofja Loka (Old School in Skofja Loka, Škofja Loka Castle, &more). Spend the 26th (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, make a trip to Gornji Trg, Head underground at Cross Cave, and get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Contemporary History.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Ljubljana holiday planning site.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Ljubljana. In June, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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Bohinjsko Jezero — 2 nights

On the 28th (Tue), take some stellar pictures from Prsivec, then take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Nicholas, and finally take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum. On the 29th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the different monuments and memorials at Ukanc Military Cemetery, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Triglav, and then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary site.

Drive from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can drive to Bovec.
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Bovec — 5 nights

Get a sense of the local culture at Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) and Fort Kluže. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Soča Valley and Climbing Tours. Explore Bovec's surroundings by going to Rateče (Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline & Planica Valley), Tolmin (Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit & Tolmin Castle) and Kranjska Gora (Zelenci Nature Reserve & Ajdovska Deklica). Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Boka Waterfall, don't miss a visit to Fort Hermann, cruise along Mangart Saddle, and contemplate the waterfront views at Source of the Soča River.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Bovec online holiday maker.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. June in Bovec sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Portorož.
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Portorož — 4 nights

Popular historic sites such as St. George's Church and Socerb Castle are in your itinerary. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Strunjan Nature Reserve and Scuba & Snorkeling. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Škocjanski Zatok Nature Reserve, make a trip to Church of St. Maurus, learn about winemaking at Vinakoper, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish Church of the Virgin Mary of the Rosary.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Portorož trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Portorož takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Bovec in July; daily highs in Portorož reach 35°C and lows reach 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can drive back home.
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Slovenia travel guide

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.