31 days in Slovenia Itinerary

31 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Kranjska Gora
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Kranjska Gora
— 4 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kobarid
— 4 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 5 nights
Drive
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Maribor
— 5 nights
Shuttle
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Ljubljana
— 10 nights
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Kranjska Gora — 4 nights

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Change things up with a short trip to Peričnik Falls in Mojstrana (about 36 minutes away). There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, make a trip to Tromeja -Triple border, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary, and explore the activities along Lake Jasna.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Kranjska Gora driving holiday site.

Paris, France to Kranjska Gora is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In August, daytime highs in Kranjska Gora are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can 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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Planina Zajamniki, then take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, then stroll through Vogel, and then take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Bohinjsko Jezero online route maker.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bohinjsko Jezero are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Kobarid.
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Kobarid — 4 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 the numerous day-trip ideas around Kobarid: Kayaking & Canoeing (in Bovec), Bjana (in Dobrovo) and Magma X (in Nova Gorica). There's much more to do: get outside with Outdoor Activities, explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge, admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, and look for all kinds of wild species at Krampež Waterfall.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Kobarid visit planning tool.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kobarid in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Kobarid can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can go by car 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.
Get out of town with these interesting Piran side-trips: Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan) and Boris Lisjak Winery (in Dutovlje). There's much more to do: make a trip to Tartini Square, learn about winemaking at Vinakoper, walk around Forma Viva, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Piran road trip planning site.

Getting from Kobarid to Piran by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Kobarid in August: high temperatures in Piran hover around 34°C and lows are around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive 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: Ptuj (Orpheus Monument & Prešernova Street), Lovrenc Lakes (in Zreče) and The Photographic Studio of Josip Pelikan (in Celje). There's still lots to do: indulge your senses at Big Guy's Wine Tour, do a tasting at Dveri Pax Winery, see the interesting displays at Slovenska Bistrica Castle, and get to know the fascinating history of Lent.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Maribor vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Piran to Maribor by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Piran in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Maribor, with lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to take a shuttle to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 10 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: Bled (Wine Tasting Bled, St. Martin's Parish Church, &more), Pokljuka Gorge (in Krnica) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). There's still lots to do: Head underground at Postojna Cave, step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, walk around Tivoli Park, and snap pictures at Dragon Bridge.

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Traveling by shuttle from Maribor to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to fly 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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