8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
2
Tolmin
— 2 nights
3
Lipica
— 1 night
4
Piran
— 3 nights

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Kranjska Gora

Kranjska Gora ©
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): see the interesting displays at Liznjekova house, thenidentify plant and animal life at Zelenci Nature Reserve, thenadmire the verdant scenery at Zgornjesavska Valley, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Kranjska Gora trip planner.

Metzingen, Germany to Kranjska Gora is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. August in Kranjska Gora sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Tolmin.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Wildlife Museums
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Zelenci Nature Reserve ©
Zelenci Nature Reserve
Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary ©
Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary
Liznjekova house ©
Liznjekova house

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Tolmin

Tolmin ©
At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): browse the exhibits of Gewerkenegg Castle, thenpause for some photo ops at Franja Partisan Hospital, thenkick your exploration up a notch at Zipline Bohinj, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit. On the 4th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem), appreciate the views at Soča Valley, thensurround yourself with nature on Kayak Soca, and finally witness the site of a historic battle at Ravelnik Open Air Museum.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Tolmin trip planner.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Tolmin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Kranjska Gora in August, expect Tolmin to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can drive to Lipica.

Things to do in Tolmin

Historic Sites Outdoors Adventure

Side Trips

Bovec, Franja Partisan Hospital, Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem), Zipline Bohinj, Gewerkenegg Castle
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Gewerkenegg Castle ©
Gewerkenegg Castle
Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) ©
Franja Partisan Hospital ©
Franja Partisan Hospital

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Lipica

Lipica ©
Known for its Lipizzaner horses, Lipica is nevertheless more than just a horse lover's heaven.
On the 5th (Wed), examine the collection at Lipizzan Museum Lipikum, get a taste of the local shopping with Avgust Cernigoj Gallery, thenvisit the horses at Lipica Stud Farm, and finally browse the exhibits of Military Museum Tabor.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Lipica road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Tolmin to Lipica takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Lipica

Museums Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Military Museum Tabor
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Military Museum Tabor ©
Military Museum Tabor
Lipizzan Museum Lipikum ©
Lipizzan Museum Lipikum
Lipica Stud Farm ©
Lipica Stud Farm

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Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Visit Strunjan Nature Reserve and Svetilnik Beach for some beach relaxation. Discover out-of-the-way places like Magical World of Shells Museum and Church of St. Francis of Assisi. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Church of St. Maurus, take a leisurely stroll along Port Piran, don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, and engage your brain at Mediadom Pyrhani.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Piran journey builder app.

Getting from Lipica to Piran by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In August in Piran, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Piran

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Izola, Strunjan Nature Reserve
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Piran Minorite Monastery ©
Piran Minorite Monastery
Strunjan Nature Reserve ©
Strunjan Nature Reserve
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum

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