22 days in Slovenia Itinerary

22 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly
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Ljubljana
— 7 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bovec
— 4 nights
Drive
4
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 4 nights
Drive
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Kranjska Gora
— 3 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Brussels Airport

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Ljubljana

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Cankarjevo Nabrežje and Wine Tours & Tastings. Discover out-of-the-way places like Celje Castle and Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to St. Joseph Church (in Celje) and Eko Muzej (in Žalec). Spend the 19th (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Contemporary History, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, sample the tasty concoctions at Union Experience, and indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

To find traveler tips and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 18 — 25:

3
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Piran

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Get in touch with nature at Strunjan Nature Reserve and Scuba & Snorkeling. Step off the beaten path and head to First of May Square and Muda Gate. Change things up with a short trip to Socerb Castle in Crni Kal (about 42 minutes away). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St. Maurus, pause for some serene contemplation at Krstilnica sv.Janeza Krstnika, examine the collection at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, and contemplate the long history of Fontico.

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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. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Ljubljana in September, with highs in Piran at 28°C and lows at 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 25 — 28:

4
nights
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Visiting Soča Valley and Mangart Saddle will get you outdoors. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) and Fort Kluze. Get out of town with these interesting Bovec side-trips: Tolmin (Tolmin Castle on Kozlov Rob & Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit). And it doesn't end there: admire the sheer force of Virje Waterfall, don't miss a visit to Fort Hermann, sample the tasty concoctions at Thirsty River Brewing, and take in the history at Ravelnik Open Air Museum.

For traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Bovec tour planner.

Traveling by car from Piran to Bovec takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Piran in September; daily highs in Bovec reach 21°C and lows reach 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 28 — Oct 2:

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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Natural Bathing Place Lajšt and Savica Waterfall. Divje Babe Archaeological Park and Church of St John the Baptist are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Go for a jaunt from Bohinjsko Jezero to Spodnja Sorica to see Spodnja Sorica Church of St. Nicholas about 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Oplen House Museum, take in the awesome beauty at Planina Zajamniki, stroll the grounds of Ukanc Military Cemetery, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 2 — 6:

3
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Kranjska Gora

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
You've now added Zelenci Nature Reserve to your itinerary. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Katr's House and Nadiza. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Slovenian Alpine Museum and Liznjekova house. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Planica Valley, make a trip to Tromeja -Triple border, fly down the slopes at Smučarska Šola ASK Kranjska Gora, and try your luck at Casino Korona.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Kranjska Gora attractions planner.

Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Kranjska Gora are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. On the 9th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Casinos

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 6 — 9:

Slovenia travel guide

4.3
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.