18 days in Slovenia Itinerary

18 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 4 nights
2
Bled
— 4 nights
3
Kobarid
— 3 nights
4
Škocjan
— 2 nights
5
Piran
— 2 nights
6
Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights

4
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
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 Postojna (Predjama Castle & Postojna Cave). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, and stroll around Tivoli Park.

For photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip itinerary maker.

Madrid, Spain to Ljubljana is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in August, things will get a bit cooler in Ljubljana: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors Tours Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Postojna
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Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle

4
nights
Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bled: Bohinjsko Jezero (Savica Waterfall & Lake Bohinj). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Vintgar Gorge, admire the landmark architecture of Bled Island, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and fly down the slopes at Straza Bled.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Bled tour website.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Bled can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can go by car to Kobarid.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Bohinjsko Jezero, Vintgar Gorge
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Triglav National Park ©
Triglav National Park
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj

3
nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kobarid: Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery (in Log pod Mangartom), Golden Horn Fairyland (in Bohinjsko Jezero) and Kayaking & Canoeing (in Bovec). And it doesn't end there: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge, pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary of the Assumption church, and appreciate the views at Soča Valley.

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Traveling by car from Bled to Kobarid takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Kobarid can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Škocjan.

Things to do in Kobarid

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Bovec, Tolmin Gorge, Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery, Golden Horn Fairyland
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Zipline
Kayaking & Canoeing
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley

2
nights
Škocjan

Škocjan ©
Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Nanos Plateau and then make a trip to Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get your game on at Paintball Materia and then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Škocjan travel route planner.

You can drive from Kobarid to Škocjan in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Škocjan

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Nanos Plateau, Paintball Materia, Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra
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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra ©
Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra
Paintball Materia ©
Paintball Materia

2
nights
Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): take in the exciting artwork at Nika's Tiny House, admire the landmark architecture of Benečanka Venetian House, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Francis of Assisi, thenengage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square. On the 24th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: walk around Sečovlje Salina Nature Park, make a trip to Walls of Piran, and then identify plant and animal life at Strunjan Nature Reserve.

To see reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Piran holiday app.

Getting from Škocjan to Piran by car takes about an hour. In August, daytime highs in Piran are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Piran

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Strunjan Nature Reserve, Sečovlje Salina Nature Park
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Strunjan Nature Reserve ©
Strunjan Nature Reserve
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna, don't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel, thenidentify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, and finally identify plant and animal life at Planica Valley.

For photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Kranjska Gora trip builder.

Getting from Piran to Kranjska Gora by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and shuttle; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Piran in August, with highs in Kranjska Gora at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Peričnik Waterfall
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Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass
Peričnik Waterfall ©
Peričnik Waterfall
Lake Jasna ©
Lake Jasna

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