28 days in Slovenia Itinerary

28 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia planner
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Make it your trip
Fly
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Ljubljana
— 12 nights
Drive
2
Koper
— 5 nights
Drive
3
Bovec
— 4 nights
Drive
4
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 3 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Melbourne

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Ljubljana — 12 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Postojna Cave (in Postojna), Bled (Lake Bled, Bled Castle, &more) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). Dedicate the 10th (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, walk around Tivoli Park, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, and contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Ljubljana is an approximately 27-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -9 hour difference. While traveling from Melbourne, expect much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in Ljubljana, ranging from highs of 31°C to lows of 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can go by car to Koper.
Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Nature
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Koper — 5 nights

A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Get out of town with these interesting Koper side-trips: Predjama Castle (in Postojna), Vino Zorz (in Slap) and Vipava River Spring (in Vipava). Next up on the itinerary: explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Anne's Friary, and see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Koper road trip site.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Koper in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Ljubljana in August since evenings lows in Koper dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can drive to Bovec.
Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Historic Sites
Side Trips
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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.
Explore Bovec's surroundings by going to Gonjače Viewing Tower (in Kojsko) and Kranjska Gora (Nadiza & Vršič Pass). There's still lots to do: admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Isonzo, and make a trip to Predil Pass.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Bovec online route planner.

You can drive from Koper to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Koper in August, things will get slightly colder in Bovec: highs are around 28°C and lows about 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Parks · Adventure · Outdoors · Tours
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Bohinjsko Jezero — 3 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.
Bohinjsko Jezero is known for nature, adventure, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, and pause for some photo ops at Monument To Four Courageous Men.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Bohinjsko Jezero, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. On the 29th (Thu), you're off to home.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Transportation
Side Trip
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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.