20 days in Slovenia Itinerary

20 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Ljubljana
— 4 nights
2
Maribor
— 3 nights
3
Piran
— 3 nights
4
Kobarid
— 3 nights
5
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
6
Kranjska Gora
— 4 nights

4
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Step out of the city life by going to Vintgar Gorge and Zipline. Explore hidden gems such as Parasailing & Paragliding and Straža Bled. Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Bled (Mala Osojnica, St. Martin's Parish Church, &more) and Postojna Cave (in Postojna). Spend the 4th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: visit Ljubljana Old Town, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Union Experience.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Ljubljana trip itinerary maker.

Zurich, Switzerland to Ljubljana is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. July in Ljubljana sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to take a shuttle to Maribor.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Bled, Vintgar Gorge, Postojna Cave
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Parasailing & Paragliding

3
nights
Maribor

Maribor ©
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Pyramid Archaeological Site and Spas. Get outdoors at Velenje Beach and Bananaway. Explore Maribor's surroundings by going to Rogatec Open Air Museum (in Rogatec) and Celje Castle (in Celje). There's more to do: indulge your senses at Big Guy's Wine Tour and do a tasting at Vino Gaube.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Maribor vacation planner.

Take a shuttle from Ljubljana to Maribor in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Maribor

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Rogatec Open Air Museum, Vino Gaube, Velenje Beach, Spas, Celje Castle
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Pyramid Archaeological Site ©
Pyramid Archaeological Site
Spas
Velenje Beach ©
Velenje Beach

3
nights
Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Portorož Beach and Strunjan Nature Reserve. Visit Svetilnik Beach and Zusterna Beach for some beach relaxation. Take a break from Piran with a short trip to Škocjan Caves in Škocjan, about 44 minutes away. There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Piran online trip maker.

Getting from Maribor to Piran by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Maribor in August, Piran is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can go by car to Kobarid.

Things to do in Piran

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Koper, Škocjan Caves, Svetilnik Beach, Portorož Beach, Strunjan Nature Reserve
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Strunjan Nature Reserve ©
Strunjan Nature Reserve
Portorož Beach ©
Portorož Beach
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves

3
nights
Kobarid

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.
Visiting Zipline and Kozjak Waterfall will get you outdoors. Step off the beaten path and head to Kayaking & Canoeing and Boka Waterfall. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kobarid: Virje Waterfall (in Bovec) and Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery (in Log pod Mangartom). Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge, examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, don't miss a visit to Predil Pass, and admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Kobarid holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Piran to Kobarid takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Piran in August, with highs in Kobarid at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kobarid

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Bovec, Tolmin Gorge, Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery
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Zipline
Kayaking & Canoeing
Virje Waterfall ©
Virje Waterfall

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, thenfly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, thenadmire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, and finally stroll the grounds of Ukanc Military Cemetery. Here are some ideas for day two: take a spin around town with Hike&Bike Slovenia and then enjoy the sand and surf at Natural Bathing Place Lajšt.

To find maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Bohinjsko Jezero trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Kobarid to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Bohinjsko Jezero sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Natural Bathing Place Lajšt
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Vogel ©
Vogel
Natural Bathing Place Lajšt ©
Natural Bathing Place Lajšt

4
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Lake Jasna and Zgornjesavska Valley. Visiting Vršič Pass and Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu will get you outdoors. Explore Kranjska Gora's surroundings by going to Mojstrana (Peričnik Waterfall & Mount Triglav). There's lots more to do: make a trip to The Russian Chapel, tour the pleasant surroundings at Planica Nordic Centre, look for all kinds of wild species at Zelenci Nature Reserve, and get outside with Planica Zipline.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Kranjska Gora online holiday planner.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Kranjska Gora can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Mojstrana
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Lake Jasna ©
Lake Jasna
Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass
Peričnik Waterfall ©
Peričnik Waterfall

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