12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Bohinjsko Jezero
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Bovec
— 3 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 5 nights
Fly

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Bohinjsko Jezero

— 1 night
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 5th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj. Keep things going the next day: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, and finally admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary planner.

London, UK to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. In September, daily temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Bovec

— 3 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bovec: Kranjska Gora (Vršič Pass & Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu) and Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) (in Volče). There's still lots to do: get outside with Outdoor Activities, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, and explore the activities along Soča Valley.

To find where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Bovec itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in September, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

Piran

— 2 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 10th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, walk around Park Pietro Coppo, then Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Piran Minorite Monastery, engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum, take a leisurely stroll along Port Piran, then make a trip to Walls of Piran, and finally see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Piran trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Piran takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Bovec in September; daily highs in Piran reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Ljubljana

— 5 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje), Prešeren House (in Kranj) and Bled (Triglav National Park, Parasailing & Paragliding, &more). There's still lots to do: stop by Ljubljana Old Town, take in the views from Dragon Bridge, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and stroll around Tivoli Park.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana online trip maker.

You can drive from Piran to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, Ljubljana is slightly colder than Piran - with highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

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Slovenia travel guide

4.2
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.