15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Make it your trip
Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Ptuj
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Ptuj
— 2 nights
Drive
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Novo Mesto
— 1 day
Drive
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Piran
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 3 nights
Drive
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Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bovec
— 3 nights
Bus to Trieste, Fly to Luxembourg City

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Ptuj

— 2 nights
A tour of Ptuj reveals an old town filled with new experiences.
Make your Ptuj itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg to Ptuj is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Luxembourg City in August, expect nights in Ptuj to be about the same, around 16°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 32°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can go by car to Novo Mesto.

Things to do in Ptuj

Historic Sites

Novo Mesto

— 1 day
Novo Mesto is the city on a bend of the Krka River in the City Municipality of Novo Mesto in southeastern Slovenia, close to the border with Croatia. Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Breg and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Franciscan Monastery.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Novo Mesto trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Ptuj to Novo Mesto in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Novo Mesto are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Novo Mesto

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

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 18th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Piran Minorite Monastery, then learn more about the world around you at Mediadom Pyrhani, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Bernardine. On the 19th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: view the masterpieces at Nika's Tiny House, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Francis of Assisi, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Marija Snežne Church.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Piran day trip planner.

You can drive from Novo Mesto to Piran in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. August in Piran sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums · Shopping

Ljubljana

— 2 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, look for gifts at Chocolate store Cukrcek, then get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Ljubljana online tour planner.

Drive from Piran to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Piran in August, things will get slightly colder in Ljubljana: highs are around 31°C and lows about 15°C. You will leave for Bled on the 21st (Sat).

Things to do in Ljubljana

Museums · Shopping · Tours · Outdoors

Bled

— 3 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Popular historic sites such as Pungert and Church of St John the Baptist are in your itinerary. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Layer House and Galerija Mikame. Next up on the itinerary: get a new perspective on things with Diving Bled, get great views at Ojstrica, explore the fascinating underground world of Pokljuka Gorge, and admire the sheer force of Slap Grmečica.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Bled online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Bled, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bled

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Kranjska Gora

— 2 nights
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Liznjekova house, then make a trip to Ajdovska Deklica, and then try your luck at Casino Korona. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Smučarska Šola ASK Kranjska Gora, then identify plant and animal life at Planica Valley, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Kranjska Gora tour itinerary builder site.

Getting from Bled to Kranjska Gora by car takes about an hour. Other options: 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 26th (Thu) so you can drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Wildlife · Casinos · Winter Sports

Bovec

— 3 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) and Ravelnik Open Air Museum. Step off the beaten path and head to Virje Waterfall and Fort Hermann. Step out of Bovec with an excursion to Tolmin Castle in Tolmin--about 38 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: learn about all things military at Drežnica Village, see the interesting displays at Fort Kluže, and take a memorable drive along Mangart Saddle.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Bovec trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Bovec takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. You will leave for home on the 29th (Sun).

Things to do in Bovec

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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.