60 days in Slovenia Itinerary

60 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Bohinjsko Jezero
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 4 nights
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Bovec
— 5 nights
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Nova Gorica
— 5 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 7 nights
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 30 nights
Shuttle
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Maribor
— 8 nights
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Bohinjsko Jezero

— 4 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.
Go for a jaunt from Bohinjsko Jezero to Škofja Loka to see Mount Blegoš about 40 minutes away. On the 30th (Wed), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Mount Triglav. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Planina Zajamniki, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero trip planner.

Newark, USA to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Newark to Bohinjsko Jezero is 6 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Newark in June; daily highs in Bohinjsko Jezero reach 73°F and lows reach 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 26 — 30:

Bovec

— 5 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 (Nadiza, Tromeja -Triple border, &more) and Rateče (Three Country Border & Planica Valley). There's much more to do: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, admire the sheer force of Boka Waterfall, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing.

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You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. June in Bovec sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 52°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Nova Gorica.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Adventure

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 30 — Jul 5:

Nova Gorica

— 5 nights
A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
Explore Nova Gorica's surroundings by going to Ferrari Garden (in Štanjel), Military Museum Tabor (in Lokev) and Boris Lisjak Winery (in Dutovlje). There's lots more to do: gear up at RockVelo, learn about winemaking at Bjana, make a trip to Šmartno, and kick back and relax at Natural Bathing Place Lajšt.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Nova Gorica sightseeing tool.

Drive from Bovec to Nova Gorica in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Bovec in July, with highs in Nova Gorica at 86°F and lows at 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Nova Gorica

Wineries · Outdoors · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 5 — 10:

Piran

— 7 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Piran: Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan), Vinakras Sežana (in Sežana) and Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity (in Hrastovlje). The adventure continues: make a trip to Tartini Square, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, examine the collection at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, and stroll around Strunjan Nature Reserve.

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You can drive from Nova Gorica to Piran in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Piran are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 10 — 17:

Ljubljana

— 30 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: Radovljica (Museum of Apiculture, Old Town Centre of Radovljica, &more), Bled (Ojstrica, Bled Island, &more) and Iglica Waterfall (in Bohinjska Bela). Spend the 23rd (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Spend the 30th (Fri) on a tasty journey with a beer tour and tasting. There's still lots to do: visit Ljubljana Old Town, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and walk around Tivoli Park.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Ljubljana trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Piran to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Piran in July, with highs in Ljubljana at 81°F and lows at 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can take a shuttle to Maribor.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 17 — Aug 16:

Maribor

— 8 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: Velenje Beach (in Velenje), Lovrenc Lakes (in Zreče) and Celje (Museum of Recent History Celje, The Photographic Studio of Josip Pelikan, &more). The adventure continues: awaken your taste buds at Big Guy's Wine Tour, learn about winemaking at Vino Gaube, don't miss a visit to Prešernova Street, and examine the collection at Maribor Regional Museum.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Maribor attractions site.

Traveling by shuttle from Ljubljana to Maribor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. August in Maribor sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 57°F at night. On the 24th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Maribor

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 16 — 24:

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.