5 days in Bovec, Brda & Lipica Itinerary

5 days in Bovec, Brda & Lipica Itinerary

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Bovec
— 1 night
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Dobrovo
— 2 nights
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Lipica
— 1 night
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Bovec

— 1 night
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): stroll through Smučarska Šola ASK Kranjska Gora, identify plant and animal life at Zelenci Nature Reserve, then look for all kinds of wild species at Planica Valley, and finally don't miss a visit to Predil Pass. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary of the Assumption church, then add some adventure to your tour with X Point, then take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, and finally trot along with Posestvo Blata.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Bovec trip planner.

Ljubljana to Bovec is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bovec are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Dobrovo.

Things to do in Bovec

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Dobrovo

— 2 nights
Near the Italian border, Dobrovo remains a small settlement in a region known for its hilly orchards, vineyards, and olive groves.
On the 26th (Wed), make a trip to Šmartno, contemplate the long history of Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem), then get outside with Ladja Lucija, and finally take some stellar pictures from Sveta Gora (Holy Mountain). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Thu): take in the views from Solkan Bridge, explore the historical opulence of Štanjel Castle, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, then learn about winemaking at Lepa Vida Boutique Winery, and finally stroll the grounds of Jewish Cemetery.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Dobrovo trip planner.

Getting from Bovec to Dobrovo by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Bovec in August; daily highs in Dobrovo reach 34°C and lows reach 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Lipica.

Things to do in Dobrovo

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Lipica

— 1 night
Known for its Lipizzaner horses, Lipica is nevertheless more than just a horse lover's heaven.
On the 28th (Fri), tour the stables at Lipica Stud Farm, see the interesting displays at Lipizzan Museum Lipikum, then browse the exhibits of Military Museum Tabor, then shop like a local with Avgust Cernigoj Gallery, and finally step into the grandiose world of Socerb Castle.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Lipica trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Dobrovo to Lipica in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Lipica

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