24 days in Slovenia Itinerary

24 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly
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Ljubljana
— 7 nights
Shuttle
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Maribor
— 5 nights
Drive
3
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Bovec
— 4 nights
Drive
5
Piran
— 5 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Paris

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Ljubljana — 7 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Bled (Triglav National Park, Wine Tasting Bled, &more), Postojna (Predjama Castle & Postojna Cave) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Union Experience, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Ljubljana trip itinerary planner.

Paris, France to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In August in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can catch the shuttle to Maribor.
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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Maribor: Jelenov Greben Homestead (in Podčetrtek), Najger Repnica Wine Cave (in Bizeljsko) and Ptuj (Ptuj Castle & Parish Church of St. Marija - Ptujskogorska Mother of God). There's lots more to do: indulge your taste buds at Big Guy's Wine Tour, let the kids burn off some steam at Maribor City Park, stroll through Mariborsko Pohorje Ski Resort, and learn about winemaking at Ramšak Winery.

Before you visit Maribor, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Take a shuttle from Ljubljana to Maribor in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Maribor are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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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 14th (Sun): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Triglav. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

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Traveling by car from Maribor to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. While traveling from Maribor, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Bohinjsko Jezero, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to drive to Bovec.
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Bovec — 4 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Get out of town with these interesting Bovec side-trips: Kranjska Gora (The Russian Chapel, Vršič Pass, &more), Planica Valley (in Rateče) and Lepa Vida Boutique Winery (in Šempas). There's lots more to do: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, identify plant and animal life at Koseč Gorges, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and explore the activities along Soča Valley.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Bovec day trip website.

Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Bovec can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can drive to Piran.
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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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Piran: Socerb Castle (in Črni Kal), Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan) and Boris Lisjak Winery (in Dutovlje). There's much more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, do a tasting at Vinakoper, relax and rejuvenate at Fish Spa Piran, and make a trip to Tartini Square.

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Traveling by car from Bovec to Piran takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Bovec in August; daily highs in Piran reach 34°C and lows reach 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.
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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.
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