16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Start: Brussels
Fly + Drive:  6 h 30 min
1
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Kranjska Gora
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Kobarid
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Portorož
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Rakek
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: Brussels

3
nights
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Church of St John the Baptist and St. Martin's Parish Church. Get outdoors at Triglav National Park and Savica Waterfall. Take a break from Bohinjsko Jezero with a short trip to Straza Bled in Bled, about 32 minutes away. There's more to do: hit the slopes at Vogel.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 7- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. August in Bohinjsko Jezero sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Bled
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Church of St John the Baptist ©
Church of St John the Baptist
Triglav National Park ©
Triglav National Park
Vogel ©
Vogel

4
nights
Kranjska Gora

Kranjska Gora ©
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary and Old Town Centre of Radovljica. Step out of the city life by going to Peričnik Waterfall and Kranjska Gora Bike Park. There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Zelenci Nature Reserve, explore the activities along Lake Jasna, see the winter wonderland with Ski School Kekec - Day Adventures, and try to win big at Casino Korona.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Kranjska Gora trip itinerary site.

Drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can 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 17th (Fri) so you can drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Peričnik Waterfall, Old Town Centre of Radovljica
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Peričnik Waterfall ©
Peričnik Waterfall
Zelenci Nature Reserve ©
Zelenci Nature Reserve
Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary ©
Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary

3
nights
Kobarid

Kobarid ©
At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Franja Partisan Hospital and Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery. Step off the beaten path and head to Boka Waterfall and Virje Waterfall. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kobarid: Lepa Vida Boutique Winery (in Šempas) and Parasailing & Paragliding (in Bovec). Next up on the itinerary: take in the history at Ravelnik Open Air Museum, take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge, admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, and don't miss a visit to Denkmal Am Predilpass.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Kobarid trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Kobarid in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can go by car to Portorož.

Things to do in Kobarid

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Bovec, Franja Partisan Hospital, Lepa Vida Boutique Winery, Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery, Tolmin Gorge
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Boka Waterfall ©
Boka Waterfall
Parasailing & Paragliding
Virje Waterfall ©
Virje Waterfall

3
nights
Portorož

Portorož ©
A resort town on the country's scenic Adriatic coastline, Portoroz offers many spas with all kinds of therapeutic treatments, many based on the brine and mud from the area's salt pans.
Visiting Strunjan Nature Reserve and Svetilnik Beach will get you outdoors. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Portoroz Beach and Zusterna Beach. Step out of Portorož with an excursion to Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity in Hrastovlje--about 32 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: get a new perspective on things with Rent a Boat Portoroz, get outside with Predor Salet, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Portorož trip planner.

Drive from Kobarid to Portorož in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Kobarid in August, with highs in Portorož at 34°C and lows at 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Rakek.

Things to do in Portorož

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Izola, Koper, Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, Strunjan Nature Reserve, St. George's Church
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Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity ©
Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity
Strunjan Nature Reserve ©
Strunjan Nature Reserve
Svetilnik Beach ©
Svetilnik Beach

2
nights
Rakek

Rakek ©
You can spend your Rakek vacation discovering the surrounding area's natural beauties by hiking a river valley or following nature trails.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): explore the engaging exhibits at House of Illusions, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, take a stroll through Metelkova, take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Church (Franciskanska cerkev), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas (Stolnica Sv. Nikolaja), and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Sts. Cyril and Methodius Orthodox Church. On the 25th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Rakov Skocjan Valley and then contemplate the waterfront views at Cerknica Lake.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Rakek travel planner.

Traveling by car from Portorož to Rakek takes an hour. Traveling from Portorož in August, things will get a bit cooler in Rakek: highs are around 31°C and lows about 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rakek

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ljubljana, Cerknica Lake
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Rakov Skocjan Valley ©
Rakov Skocjan Valley
Sts. Cyril and Methodius Orthodox Church ©
Sts. Cyril and Methodius Orthodox Church
Cerknica Lake ©
Cerknica Lake

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