23 days in Slovenia Itinerary

23 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia travel planner

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Fly to Zagreb, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 8 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kranjska Gora
— 5 nights
Drive
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Kobarid
— 3 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 4 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Barcelona

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Ljubljana

— 8 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: Nativity Museum (Muzej jaslic) (in Brezje), Bled (Ojstrica, Straža Bled, &more) and Vipava River Spring (in Vipava). Spend the 17th (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: stop by Ljubljana Old Town, take in the views from Triple Bridge, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Vintgar Gorge.

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

Barcelona, Spain to Ljubljana is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also fly; or drive. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Barcelona in July since evenings lows in Ljubljana dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 9 — 17:

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 18th (Sun): explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Planina Zajamniki. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, then hike along Golden Horn Fairyland, then take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Vogel.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary site.

Getting from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daytime highs in Bohinjsko Jezero are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Transportation

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 17 — 19:

Kranjska Gora

— 5 nights
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kranjska Gora: Peričnik Falls (in Mojstrana) and Alpine Botanical Garden Juliana (in Trenta). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, ski along the peaceful trails at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline, explore the activities along Lake Jasna, and make a trip to Three Country Border.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Kranjska Gora trip site.

Drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Kranjska Gora sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can go by car to Kobarid.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 19 — 24:

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.
Explore Kobarid's surroundings by going to Bjana (in Dobrovo), Sveta Gora (Holy Mountain) (in Solkan) and Bovec (Virje Waterfall, Thirsty River Brewing, &more). There's lots more to do: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, stroll the grounds of Jewish Cemetery, and admire the striking features of Church of St. Joseph.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Kobarid online travel planner.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Kobarid in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Kobarid are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Kobarid

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 24 — 27:

Piran

— 4 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Venture out of the city with trips to Boris Lisjak Winery (in Dutovlje) and Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan). There's much more to do: make a trip to Tartini Square, admire the landmark architecture of Benečanka Venetian House, see the interesting displays at Magical World of Shells Museum, and kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Piran road trip planner.

Drive from Kobarid to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Kobarid in July, with highs in Piran at 35°C and lows at 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Wineries · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 27 — 31:

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.