22 days in Slovenia Itinerary

22 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia planner

©
Make it your trip
Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
1
Ljubljana
— 5 nights
Drive
2
Piran
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Škocjan
— 1 night
Drive
4
Vipava
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Bovec
— 3 nights
Drive
6
Kranjska Gora
— 3 nights
Drive
7
Bled
— 4 nights
Drive

S M T W T F S
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15

Ljubljana

— 5 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Ljubljanica River. Get a sense of the local culture at Ljubljana Old Town and Cathedral of St. Nicholas. And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, see the interesting displays at Railway Museum, engage your brain at House of Experiments - Hisa eksperimentov, and take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Ljubljana road trip planning website.

Dresden, Germany to Ljubljana is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can drive to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Museums · Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 25 — 30:

Piran

— 3 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Get a sense of the local culture at Magical World of Shells Museum and Boris Lisjak Winery. Take a break from the city and head to Scuba & Snorkeling and Karra Karst Escapes. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Piran: Socerb Castle (in Črni Kal) and Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity (in Hrastovlje). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Strunjan Nature Reserve, see the interesting displays at Hitchhikers Museum, get curious at Mediadom Pyrhani, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. Maurus.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Piran online sightseeing planner.

Getting from Ljubljana to Piran by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in July, Piran is a bit warmer at night with lows of 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Škocjan.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 30 — Aug 2:

Škocjan

— 1 night
Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): Head underground at Škocjan Caves.

To find maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Škocjan holiday planner.

Drive from Piran to Škocjan in an hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Vipava.

Things to do in Škocjan

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Aug 2 — 3:
Highlights from your trip

Vipava

— 2 nights
Vipava sits in a green landscape where picturesque and unspoiled nature delivers exciting opportunities to get active in the outdoors throughout the year.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and then awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Hg Smeltery, then appreciate the history behind Franja Partisan Hospital, and then explore the galleries of Gewerkenegg Castle.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Vipava online trip itinerary builder.

Vipava is just a stone's throw from Škocjan. August in Vipava sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Vipava

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 3 — 5:

Bovec

— 3 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Visiting Zipline and Soča Valley will get you outdoors. Do some cultural sightseeing at Lepa Vida Boutique Winery and Ravelnik Open Air Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bovec: Sabotin Park Miru (in Kojsko) and Klet Brda (in Dobrovo). There's still lots to do: get outside with Outdoor Activities, examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, explore and take pictures at Krampež Waterfall, and admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Bovec trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Vipava to Bovec in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Vipava in August, with highs in Bovec at 28°C and lows at 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Parks · Adventure · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 5 — 8:

Kranjska Gora

— 3 nights
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Take a break from the city and head to Vršič Pass and Planica Valley. Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary and Slovenian Alpine Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Take a break from Kranjska Gora with a short trip to Peričnik Falls in Mojstrana, about 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: stroll through Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Triglav, don't miss a visit to Tromeja -Triple border, and admire the sheer force of Nadiza.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Kranjska Gora trip planner.

Getting from Bovec to Kranjska Gora by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 8 — 11:

Bled

— 4 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Take a break from the city and head to Vintgar Gorge and Bled Island. Bled Castle and Galerija Mikame are good opportunities to explore the local culture. And it doesn't end there: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Martin's Parish Church, stroll through Straža Bled, and head outdoors with Palomino.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Bled trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Bled can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 11 — 15:

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.