21 days in Alpine Slovenia Itinerary

21 days in Alpine Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Moscow
Fly + Bus:  7 h 30 min
1
Bled
— 5 nights
Bus:  45 min
2
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Bovec
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h
4
Kranjska Gora
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Maribor
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  9 h
End: Moscow

5
nights
Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Bled is known for nature, historic sites, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, take in the awesome beauty at Viševnik, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Martin's Parish Church, and explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Bled road trip app.

Moscow, Russia to Bled is an approximately 7.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Moscow to Bled due to the time zone difference. May in Bled sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to take a bus to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bled

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Radovljica
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Bled Island ©
Bled Island
Parasailing & Paragliding
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle

3
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.
Kids will enjoy Natural Bathing Place Lajšt and Golden Horn Fairyland. Venture out of the city with trips to Postojna (Toplar Double Hayrack, Predjama Castle, &more). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum, admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Bohinjsko Jezero trip maker app.

You can take a bus from Bled to Bohinjsko Jezero in an hour. Another option is to drive. In May in Bohinjsko Jezero, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Postojna, Oplen House Museum, Natural Bathing Place Lajšt
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Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Natural Bathing Place Lajšt ©
Natural Bathing Place Lajšt
Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj

5
nights
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Get out of town with these interesting Bovec side-trips: Tolmin (Tolmin Gorge & Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit), Razgledni stolp Gonjače (in Kojsko) and Dobrovo (Weinkeller Goriska Brda & Bjana). There's still lots to do: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, admire the sheer force of Boka Waterfall, sample the tasty concoctions at Thirsty River Brewing, and snap pictures at Bridge of Napoleon.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Bovec journey site.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Bovec can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Kobarid, Tolmin, Dobrovo, Razgledni stolp Gonjače
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Zipline
Kayaking & Canoeing
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley

3
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.
Step out of Kranjska Gora with an excursion to Peričnik Waterfall in Mojstrana--about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, make a splash at Aqua Larix, tour the pleasant surroundings at Planica Nordic Centre, and don't miss a visit to Tromeja -Triple border.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Kranjska Gora trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Kranjska Gora takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May in Kranjska Gora, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Maribor.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Peričnik Waterfall
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Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass
Aqua Larix ©
Aqua Larix
Peričnik Waterfall ©
Peričnik Waterfall

4
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.
Attractions like Velenje Beach and Akvarij in terarij make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with these side-trips from Maribor: Plečnik Monument (in Črna na Koroškem), Logar Valley Landscape Park (in Solčava) and The Coal Mining Museum of Slovenia (in Velenje). Next up on the itinerary: get your game on at Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor, take in the dramatic natural features at Pyramid Archaeological Site, stroll around Three Ponds, and see the interesting displays at Old Vine House.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Maribor online journey planner.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Maribor takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Maribor can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Maribor

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Velenje, Plečnik Monument, Logar Valley Landscape Park
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Velenje Beach ©
Velenje Beach
Akvarij in terarij ©
Akvarij in terarij
Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor ©
Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor

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