16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia route planner

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Ljubljana
— 5 nights
Drive
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Koper
— 5 nights
Drive
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Bovec
— 4 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Brussels

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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Triglav National Park and Bled Castle. Venture out of the city with trips to Bled (Mala Osojnica, Bled Island, &more) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). There's much more to do: visit Ljubljana Old Town, take in the views from Dragon Bridge, step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, and explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip itinerary planning app.

Brussels, Belgium to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Brussels in June: highs in Ljubljana hover around 29°C, while lows dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Koper.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trips

Koper

— 5 nights
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Strunjan Nature Reserve and Tartini Square. Go for a jaunt from Koper to Postojna to see Predjama Castle about 54 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach, stroll around Park Pietro Coppo, and get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Koper day trip site.

Getting from Ljubljana to Koper by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Ljubljana in June since evenings lows in Koper dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Koper

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Bovec

— 4 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Vršič Pass and Prisank Mountain Window. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bovec: Kranjska Gora (Nadiza, Ajdovska Deklica, &more), Three Country Border (in Rateče) and Tolmin Gorge (in Tolmin). And it doesn't end there: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, don't miss a visit to Fort Hermann, and see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Bovec itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Koper to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Koper in June, expect Bovec to be little chillier, temps between 26°C and 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, and then explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Bohinjsko Jezero, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Transportation · Winter Sports

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.