24 days in Slovenia Itinerary

24 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia route planner
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Fly
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Bled
— 5 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Trenta
— 1 night
Drive
4
Bovec
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Koper
— 4 nights
Drive
6
Maribor
— 3 nights
Shuttle
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Ljubljana
— 5 nights
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Bled — 5 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Attractions like Triglav National Park and Zipline make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with these side-trips from Bled: Kranjska Gora (Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary, Lake Jasna, &more) and Peričnik Falls (in Mojstrana). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Vintgar Gorge, Head underground at Pokljuka Gorge, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Viševnik.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Bled journey planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Bled is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Amsterdam in August: highs in Bled hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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Find places to stay Aug 25 — 30:

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.
On the 31st (Wed), explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, then take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Vogel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Thu): see the interesting displays at Museum of Alpine Dairy Farming, then find something for the whole family at Golden Horn Fairyland, then take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Slap Grmečica.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Bohinjsko Jezero trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Bohinjsko Jezero is just a stone's throw from Bled. August in Bohinjsko Jezero sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Trenta.
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Trenta — 1 night

Trenta is a settlement in the Municipality of Bovec in the traditional Gorizia region in western Slovenia.It lies on the upper Soča river in the Goriška region, the northern part of the Slovene Littoral, along the road from Bovec up to Vršič Pass. On the 2nd (Fri), admire the natural beauty at Alpine Botanical Garden Juliana.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Trenta trip planner.

Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Trenta by car takes about 2 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bovec.
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Bovec — 3 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Kayaking & Canoeing and Soča Valley. Step out of Bovec with an excursion to Tolmin Gorge in Tolmin--about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, witness the site of a historic battle at Ravelnik Open Air Museum, and explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Bovec online route planner.

Bovec is just a short distance from Trenta. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in September, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Koper.
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Koper — 4 nights

A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Kids will enjoy Magical World of Shells Museum and Scuba & Snorkeling. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Koper: Lipica Stud Farm (in Lipica) and Predjama Castle (in Postojna). The adventure continues: explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, kick back and relax at Portorož Beach, identify plant and animal life at Škocjanski Zatok Nature Reserve, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Koper route site.

You can drive from Bovec to Koper in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Bovec in September: high temperatures in Koper hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to drive to Maribor.
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Maribor — 3 nights

Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Bring the kids along to Mariborsko Pohorje Ski Resort and Spas. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Maribor: Ptuj (Ptuj City Tower, Ptuj Castle, &more), Celje Castle (in Celje) and Green Gold Beer Fountain (in Žalec). The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape at Pyramid Archaeological Site, don't miss a visit to Maribor Synagogue, take in the spiritual surroundings of Maribor Cathedral, and explore the ancient world of Water Tower.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Maribor day trip site.

Drive from Koper to Maribor in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Koper in September: high temperatures in Maribor hover around 24°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 5 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Ljubljana Old Town and Ljubljana Castle. Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Cerknica Lake (in Cerknica), Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park (in Rakek) and Postojna (Guštarna & Postojna Cave). Spend the 17th (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Logar Valley Landscape Park, get lost in a book at Seminary Palace and Library, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip maker website.

You can take a shuttle from Maribor to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can catch the flight back home.
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Slovenia travel guide

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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.
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