22 days in Slovenia Itinerary

22 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Bohinjsko Jezero
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Bovec
— 5 nights
Drive
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Koper
— 4 nights
Drive
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Maribor
— 5 nights
Shuttle
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Ljubljana
— 6 nights
Fly

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Bohinjsko Jezero

— 1 night
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
On the 10th (Sun), take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum, then admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, and then get outside with Outdoor Activities. On the 11th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, then admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Planina Zajamniki.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Bohinjsko Jezero online trip itinerary planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Transportation

Side Trips

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Bovec

— 5 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Step off the beaten path and head to Kayaking & Canoeing and Vršič Pass. Kobarid Museum and Tolmin Castle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting Bovec side-trips: Planica Valley (in Rateče), Tolmin Gorge (in Tolmin) and Kranjska Gora (Zelenci Nature Reserve, The Russian Chapel, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, admire the sheer force of Boka Waterfall, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Bovec trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Bovec can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Koper.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 11 — 16:

Koper

— 4 nights
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Take a break from the city and head to Portorož Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St. George's Church and Socerb Castle. Take a break from Koper with a short trip to Predjama Castle in Postojna, about 54 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, admire the landmark architecture of Benečanka Venetian House, see the interesting displays at Izolana - House of the Sea, and walk around Strunjan Nature Reserve.

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You can drive from Bovec to Koper in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Bovec in July, expect Koper to be somewhat warmer, temps between 35°C and 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Maribor.

Things to do in Koper

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 16 — 20:

Maribor

— 5 nights
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Celje Castle and Church of Sv. Roka. Explore hidden gems such as Pyramid Archaeological Site and Velenje Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Maribor: Ptuj (Prešernova Street & Ptuj Castle), Jeruzalem Church (in Ivanjkovci) and Celje (Prince's Palace & The Photographic Studio of Josip Pelikan). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Old Vine House, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. John the Baptist’s Church, appreciate the extensive heritage of Lent, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Maribor road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Koper to Maribor takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Maribor are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

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Ljubljana

— 6 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Ljubljana Old Town and Old Town Centre of Radovljica. Take a break from the city and head to Postojna Cave and Zipline. Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Karst Museum (in Postojna), Bled (St. Martin's Parish Church, Straža Bled, &more) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). Spend the 30th (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, and step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip itinerary website.

You can take a shuttle from Maribor to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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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.