24 days in Slovenia Itinerary

24 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 11 nights
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Piran
— 5 nights
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
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Bovec
— 5 nights
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Ljubljana

— 11 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Kids will enjoy Triglav National Park and Bled Castle. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: Pokljuka Gorge (in Krnica), Zgornje Gorje (Kmetija Pr' Kolenc, Vintgar Gorge, &more) and Bled (Zipline, Ojstrica, &more). Spend the 6th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, and stroll around Tivoli Park.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Ljubljana trip website.

Manchester, UK to Ljubljana is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from Manchester in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Ljubljana, with highs around 32°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Piran

— 5 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Strunjan Nature Reserve and Fonda Fish Farm. Get out of town with these interesting Piran side-trips: Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan) and Military Museum Tabor (in Lokev). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, stroll around Park Pietro Coppo, enjoy the sand and surf at Svetilnik Beach, and head outdoors with Šalet Tunnel.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Piran road trip tool.

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. Traveling from Ljubljana in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Piran, with lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

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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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Slap Grmečica, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Planina Zajamniki, then admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj. On the 19th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire all the interesting features of Prsivec, then admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, then take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Piran to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Piran in July: high temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero hover around 29°C and lows are around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Vršič Pass and Lake Jasna. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bovec: Kranjska Gora (Prisank Mountain Window & Ajdovska Deklica) and Rateče (Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline, Three Country Border, &more). There's still lots to do: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, explore the stunning scenery at Great Soča Gorge, examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, and admire the sheer force of Virje Waterfall.

To see photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Bovec driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Adventure

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.