15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Boston
Fly + Shuttle:  13 h 30 min
1
Ljubljana
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Koper
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Bovec
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Zgornje Gorje
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  13 h 45 min
End: Boston

7
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You've added Zale Cemetery, Plečnik's House, Cankarjevo Nabrežje, and other attractions to your itinerary. Get in touch with nature at Postojna Cave and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Get a sense of the local culture at Ljubljana Old Town and Bled Island. Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Creative Ways Escape Adventure (in Postojna) and Bled (Spa Park, Straza Bled, &more). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, visit Metelkova, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ursuline Church of the Holy Trinity, and explore the ancient world of City Museum of Ljubljana.

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Boston, USA to Ljubljana is an approximately 13.5- hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Boston to Ljubljana is 6 hours. Traveling from Boston in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of 56°F in Ljubljana. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can go by car to Koper.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Bled, Postojna
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Zale Cemetery ©
Zale Cemetery
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle

2
nights
Koper

Koper ©
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
On the 17th (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves. Keep things going the next day: get outside with Predor Salet, enjoy the sand and surf at Strunjan Nature Reserve, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Piran Minorite Monastery.

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Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Koper takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Ljubljana in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Koper, with lows of 63°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Koper

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Piran, Predor Salet, Strunjan Nature Reserve, Škocjan Caves, Predjama Castle
Highlights from your plan
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity ©
Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity

2
nights
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): whizz through the canopy at categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_top_local_zipline_courses_and_adventure_parks, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then take in the history at Ravelnik Open Air Museum. Keep things going the next day: admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, then stroll the grounds of Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Bovec online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Koper to Bovec takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Koper in August: high temperatures in Bovec hover around 76°F and lows are around 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can go by car to Zgornje Gorje.

Things to do in Bovec

Adventure Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Vršič Pass, Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
Kayaking & Canoeing
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley

2
nights
Zgornje Gorje

Zgornje Gorje ©
Nestled in a green valley and surrounded by rolling hills, Zgornje Gorje is dominated by the spire of the parish church in the center of the village.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Vintgar Gorge. Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Pokljuka Gorge, admire the sheer force of Peričnik Waterfall, and then take an in-depth tour of Jesenice Upper Sava Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Vintgar Gorge.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Zgornje Gorje day trip tool.

You can drive from Bovec to Zgornje Gorje in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 56°F. On the 22nd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zgornje Gorje

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Pokljuka Gorge, Jesenice Upper Sava Museum, Peričnik Waterfall
Highlights from your plan
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Peričnik Waterfall ©
Peričnik Waterfall
Pokljuka Gorge ©
Pokljuka Gorge

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