22 days in Slovenia Itinerary

22 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Maribor
— 2 nights
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
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Bovec
— 4 nights
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Nova Gorica
— 2 nights
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Koper
— 3 nights
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Ljubljana
— 8 nights

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Maribor side-trips: Ptuj (Sveti Florijan Statue & Prešernova Street), Pohorje Treetop Walk (in Rogla) and The Coal Mining Museum of Slovenia (in Velenje). The adventure continues: get your game on at Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor, admire the natural beauty at Botanical Garden of University of Maribor, learn about winemaking at Ramšak Winery, and stroll around Three Ponds.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Maribor trip planning website.

Ljubljana to Maribor is an approximately 1.5-hour shuttle ride. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in May, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites · Parks · Fun & Games · Wineries

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 19 — 21:
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Historic Walking Area
Prešernova Street
5.0
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Entertainment Center
Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor
4.9
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Architectural Building
Vetrinjski dvor
4.8

2
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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 22nd (Fri): explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then see the interesting displays at Pocar Farm. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, then hike along Golden Horn Fairyland, then take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero trip planner.

Drive from Maribor to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Maribor in May, you will find days in Bohinjsko Jezero are slightly colder (20°C), and nights are about the same (8°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Outdoors · Parks · Adventure

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 21 — 23:
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Water Body
Lake Bohinj
4.8
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Mountain
Vogel
4.5

4
nights
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Explore Bovec's surroundings by going to Alpine Botanical Garden Juliana (in Trenta) and Kranjska Gora (Tromeja -Triple border & Vršič Pass). There's much more to do: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House, and take a memorable drive along Mangart Saddle.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Bovec route planner.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Nova Gorica.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 23 — 27:
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Must see
Zipline
4.8
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Kayaking / Canoeing
Kayaking & Canoeing
5.0
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Must see
Soča Valley
4.8

2
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Nova Gorica

Nova Gorica ©
A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
On the 28th (Thu), indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, then do a tasting at Lepa Vida Boutique Winery, and then get outside with Magma X. On the 29th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: sample the tasty concoctions at Reservoir Dogs brewery, then don't miss a visit to Šmartno, then do a tasting at Bjana, and finally learn about winemaking at Klet Brda.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Nova Gorica holiday planner.

Getting from Bovec to Nova Gorica by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Bovec in May, with highs in Nova Gorica at 26°C and lows at 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can drive to Koper.

Things to do in Nova Gorica

Wineries · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 27 — 29:
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Winery / Vineyard
Lepa Vida Boutique Winery
5.0
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Outdoor Activity
Magma X
5.0

3
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Koper

Koper ©
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Koper: Predjama Castle (in Postojna) and Museo Militare Di Pivka (in Pivka). And it doesn't end there: Head underground at Škocjan Caves, don't miss a visit to Taverna Koper, admire the landmark architecture of Sodna palaca, and view the masterpieces at Manzioli Square.

For photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Koper itinerary website.

You can drive from Nova Gorica to Koper in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Koper are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Koper

Breweries & Distilleries · Classes · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 29 — Jun 1:
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Distillery
Histria Botanica
5.0
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World heritage site
Škocjan Caves
4.7

8
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Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bled (Spa Park, Bled Castle, &more), Iglica Waterfall (in Bohinjska Bela) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Ljubljana day trip site.

Drive from Koper to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Koper in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Ljubljana, with lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Side Trips

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Castle
Bled Castle
3.8