5 days in Tolmin, Strunjan & Cerknica Itinerary

5 days in Tolmin, Strunjan & Cerknica Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenian Littoral Region trip planner

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Tolmin
— 3 nights
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Strunjan
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Cerknica
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Tolmin

— 3 nights
At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Step out of the city life by going to Zipline and Kayaking & Canoeing. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Kobarid Museum and Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit. Go for a jaunt from Tolmin to Bovec to see Virje Waterfall about 46 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge, and admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Tolmin trip itinerary builder.

Ljubljana to Tolmin is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Ljubljana in August, Tolmin is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 20°C. On the 18th (Wed), you'll travel to Strunjan.

Things to do in Tolmin

Nature · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

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Strunjan

Strunjan provides easy access to the nearby nature reserve, the longest section of unspoiled coastline in the Gulf of Trieste.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Strunjan Nature Reserve.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Strunjan online travel planner.

Drive from Tolmin to Strunjan in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Cerknica.

Things to do in Strunjan

Wildlife · Parks · Beaches
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Cerknica

— 1 night
Cerknica invites travelers to explore the natural treasures of Slovenia's countryside.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): Head underground at Cross Cave.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Cerknica trip planner.

You can drive from Strunjan to Cerknica in an hour. Traveling from Strunjan in August, expect Cerknica to be a bit cooler, temps between 31°C and 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cerknica

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

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