22 days in Slovenia Itinerary

22 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia travel route planner

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Kranjska Gora
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Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kobarid
— 3 nights
Drive
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Koper
— 4 nights
Drive
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Maribor
— 4 nights
Shuttle
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Ljubljana
— 6 nights
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Kranjska Gora

— 2 nights
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Vršič Pass and Lake Jasna. Change things up with a short trip to Peričnik Falls in Mojstrana (about 36 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel, look for all kinds of wild species at Zelenci Nature Reserve, appreciate the views at Zgornjesavska Valley, and take an in-depth tour of Jesenice Upper Sava Museum.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Kranjska Gora trip itinerary planning website.

Paris, France to Kranjska Gora is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In July, daytime highs in Kranjska Gora are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 21 — 23:

Bohinjsko Jezero

— 2 nights
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum, relax and rejuvenate at Aquapark & Wellness - Vodni Park Bohinj, admire the sheer force of Slap Grmečica, then pause for some photo ops at Monument to Anton Ažbe, and finally see the interesting displays at Železniki Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, then take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, then catch a ride on Vogel, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero online journey builder.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can go by car to Kobarid.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Transportation · Spas

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 23 — 25:

Kobarid

— 3 nights
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Kayaking & Canoeing and Kozjak Waterfall. Change things up with a short trip to Virje Waterfall in Bovec (about 36 minutes away). There's lots more to do: appreciate the views at Soča Valley, take in the dramatic scenery at Boka Waterfall, don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House, and pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary of the Assumption church.

To find photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Kobarid trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kobarid by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July in Kobarid, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Koper.

Things to do in Kobarid

Parks · Nature · Adventure · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 25 — 28:

Koper

— 4 nights
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Step off the beaten path and head to Tartini Square and Walls of Piran. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, contemplate the long history of First of May Square, kick back and relax at Portorož Beach, and see the interesting displays at Hitchhikers Museum.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Koper online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Kobarid to Koper by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Kobarid in July: high temperatures in Koper hover around 35°C and lows are around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can go by car to Maribor.

Things to do in Koper

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 28 — Aug 1:

Maribor

— 4 nights
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Explore hidden gems such as Pyramid Archaeological Site and Ptuj Castle. Change things up with these side-trips from Maribor: Celje (Celje Cathedral of Saint Daniel, Celje Castle, &more), Borl Castle (in Ptuj) and Podčetrtek (Spas & Haler Homestead). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Old Vine House and get to know the fascinating history of Grajski Trg square.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Maribor trip tool.

Drive from Koper to Maribor in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Koper in August, expect little chillier with lows of 16°C in Maribor. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to catch the shuttle to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites · Museums · Spas · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 1 — 5:

Ljubljana

— 6 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore hidden gems such as Parasailing & Paragliding and Zipline. Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Velika Planina (in Stahovica), Rudolf Maister's House (in Kamnik) and Iglica Waterfall (in Bohinjska Bela). Spend the 9th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Straža Bled, get to know the fascinating history of Cankarjevo Nabrežje, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and make a trip to Gornji Trg.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Ljubljana online trip builder.

Getting from Maribor to Ljubljana by shuttle takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. August in Ljubljana sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 5 — 11:

Slovenia travel guide

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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.