13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Start: Tel Aviv
Fly + Drive:  8 h 15 min
1
Velenje
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Piran
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Bovec
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Ljubljana
— 5 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: Tel Aviv

1
night
Velenje

Velenje ©
With its lakes and well-maintained grassy beaches, Velenje will satisfy every tourist eager to relax or take a swim during summer months.
On the 17th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Polenek Cultural Heritage House, admire the local landmark of Green Gold Beer Fountain, then explore the fascinating underground world of Hell Cave, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Velenje Beach.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Velenje online trip itinerary builder.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Velenje is an approximately 8.5- hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Tel Aviv to Velenje, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tel Aviv in August, you will find days in Velenje are little chillier (32°C), and nights are much colder (16°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Piran.

Things to do in Velenje

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Green Gold Beer Fountain, Hell Cave, Polenek Cultural Heritage House
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Velenje Beach ©
Velenje Beach
Hell Cave ©
Hell Cave
Green Gold Beer Fountain ©
Green Gold Beer Fountain

3
nights
Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Magical World of Shells Museum and Portoroz Beach. Explore Piran's surroundings by going to Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan) and Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity (in Hrastovlje). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Strunjan Nature Reserve, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and stroll through Zusterna Beach.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Piran travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Velenje to Piran in 2.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Piran when traveling from Velenje in August, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Piran

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Koper, Portoroz Beach, Svetilnik Beach, Strunjan Nature Reserve, Škocjan Caves
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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum
Strunjan Nature Reserve ©
Strunjan Nature Reserve

2
nights
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 21st (Fri), make a trip to The Russian Chapel, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge, admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, and then admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Bovec trip itinerary maker website.

Drive from Piran to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from Piran in August, things will get a bit cooler in Bovec: highs are around 28°C and lows about 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Tolmin Gorge, The Russian Chapel, Kozjak Waterfall
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley
Kozjak Waterfall ©
Kozjak Waterfall

1
night
Bohinjsko Jezero

Bohinjsko Jezero ©
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
On the 23rd (Sun), explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, hike along Golden Horn Fairyland, then stroll the grounds of Ukanc Military Cemetery, then fly down the slopes at Vogel, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero trip planner.

Getting from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks Nature Trails
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Vogel ©
Vogel
Savica Waterfall ©
Savica Waterfall

5
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Bring the kids along to ZOO Ljubljana and Minicity Ljubljana. Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Bled (Mala Osojnica, Bled Island, &more), Iglica Waterfall (in Bohinjska Bela) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). There's much more to do: stop by Ljubljana Old Town, have fun and explore at House of Experiments - Hisa eksperimentov, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Puppetry, and admire the striking features of Seminary Palace and Library.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Ljubljana vacation maker tool.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Bled, Vintgar Gorge
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ZOO Ljubljana ©
ZOO Ljubljana
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Bled Island ©
Bled Island

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