17 days in Slovenia Itinerary

17 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Rome
Fly + Bus:  6 h 15 min
1
Bovec
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Koper
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Ljubljana
— 8 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  4 h 15 min
End: Rome

3
nights
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Explore Bovec's surroundings by going to Vršič Pass (in Kranjska Gora) and Planica Valley (in Rateče). The adventure continues: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, appreciate the views at Soča Valley, admire the sheer force of Boka Waterfall, and contemplate the waterfront views at The Source of Soca River.

For more things to do and more tourist information, use the Bovec attractions website.

Rome, Italy to Bovec is an approximately 6.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Rome in July: high temperatures in Bovec hover around 29°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Kranjska Gora, The Source of Soca River, Kozjak Waterfall
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): trek along Golden Horn Fairyland, admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, explore the different monuments and memorials at Ukanc Military Cemetery, then fly down the slopes at Vogel, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Mon): fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take in the dramatic scenery at Slap Grmecica, and then get engrossed in the history at Oplen House Museum.

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You can drive from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Koper.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Slap Grmecica, Oplen House Museum
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Vogel ©
Vogel
Savica Waterfall ©
Savica Waterfall

3
nights
Koper

Koper ©
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Go for a jaunt from Koper to Postojna to see Predjama Castle about 54 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: Head underground at Škocjan Caves, get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and take a leisurely stroll along Port Piran.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Koper trip planner.

Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Koper by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in July; daily highs in Koper reach 35°C and lows reach 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Koper

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Piran, Škocjan Caves, Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, Predjama Castle, Sezana Botanical Park
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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square

8
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
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: Bled (Ojstrica, Mini Golf Bled, &more), Iglica Waterfall (in Bohinjska Bela) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). There's much more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, walk around Tivoli Park, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and snap pictures at Dragon Bridge.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Koper to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Koper in July; daily highs in Ljubljana reach 32°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Bled, Postojna Cave, Prešeren Grove, Cerknica Lake, Vintgar Gorge
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge

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