14 days in Slovenia Itinerary

14 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip itinerary planner

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Fly
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Ljubljana
— 5 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Kobarid
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
5
Kranjska Gora
— 3 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Washington Dulles International Airport

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Ljubljana

— 5 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Bled (Triglav National Park, Straža Bled, &more), Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje) and Predjama Castle (in Postojna). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, walk around Tivoli Park, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

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Washington, USA to Ljubljana is an approximately 16-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Washington to Ljubljana. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Washington in August since evenings lows in Ljubljana dip to 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trips

Piran

— 2 nights
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 21st (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Benečanka Venetian House, view the masterpieces at Nika's Tiny House, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, then Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and finally don't miss a visit to Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the waterfront at Port Piran, see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum, don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, then make a trip to Walls of Piran, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Anne's Friary.

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Drive from Ljubljana to Piran in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Piran, with lows around 63°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Kobarid.

Things to do in Piran

Museums · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kobarid

— 2 nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): appreciate the views at Soča Valley, examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and finally steep yourself in history at Ravelnik Open Air Museum. On the 24th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and then don't miss a visit to Fort Hermann.

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Traveling by car from Piran to Kobarid takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Piran in August, with highs in Kobarid at 76°F and lows at 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kobarid

Adventure · Tours · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, fly down the slopes at Vogel, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

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Traveling by car from Kobarid to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero can reach 76°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Kranjska Gora

— 3 nights
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
On the 26th (Thu), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu, then admire the sheer force of Peričnik Falls, and then don't miss a visit to Three Country Border. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna, glide through natural beauty at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Nadiza.

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You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. August in Kranjska Gora sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 54°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Slovenia travel guide

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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.