21 days in Slovenia Itinerary

21 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Ljubljana
— 6 nights
2
Maribor
— 1 night
3
Bled
— 4 nights
4
Bovec
— 3 nights
5
Piran
— 2 nights
6
Postojna
— 4 nights

6
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Change things up with a short trip to Kostanjevica Cave in Kostanjevica na Krki (about 1h 10 min away). And it doesn't end there: stop by Ljubljana Old Town, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip planning tool.

Paris, France to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. August in Ljubljana sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Maribor.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

St. Jacob Church, Kostanjevica Cave
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle
Triple Bridge ©
Triple Bridge

1
night
Maribor

Maribor ©
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Botanical Garden of University of Maribor, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Pyramid Archaeological Site, thenexamine the collection at Old Vine House, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Maribor journey builder.

You can take a shuttle from Ljubljana to Maribor in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In August in Maribor, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Maribor

Parks Museums Fun & Games
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Pyramid Archaeological Site ©
Pyramid Archaeological Site
Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor ©
Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor
Old Vine House ©
Old Vine House

4
nights
Bled

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Venture out of the city with trips to Kranjska Gora (The Russian Chapel & Lake Jasna), Bohinjsko Jezero (Lake Bohinj, Savica Waterfall, &more) and Peričnik Waterfall (in Mojstrana). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Vintgar Gorge, hike along Mala Osojnica, take some stellar pictures from Straža Bled, and step off the mainland to explore Bled Island.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Bled trip itinerary website.

Getting from Maribor to Bled by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daytime highs in Bled are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Bled

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Bohinjsko Jezero, Kranjska Gora, Radovljica, Vintgar Gorge, Peričnik Waterfall
Highlights from your plan
Parasailing & Paragliding
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle

3
nights
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Step out of Bovec with an excursion to Tolmin Gorge in Tolmin--about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing, admire the sheer force of Boka Waterfall, and appreciate the views at Soča Valley.

To see maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Bovec day trip planning tool.

Drive from Bled to Bovec in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bovec are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Kobarid, Tolmin Gorge
Highlights from your plan
Kayaking & Canoeing
Zipline
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley

2
nights
Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, admire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace, enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach, admire the landmark architecture of Benečanka Venetian House, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Nika's Tiny House. Here are some ideas for day two: engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Sodna palaca, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, thendon't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, and finally browse the collection at Mestna knjiznica Piran Biblioteca Civica Pirano.

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Getting from Bovec to Piran by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from Bovec in August, expect Piran to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Piran

Outdoors Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Koper, Portorož Beach
Highlights from your plan
Portorož Beach ©
Portorož Beach
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum

4
nights
Postojna

Postojna ©
With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
Venture out of the city with trips to Wine Tours & Tastings (in Dobravlje), Cross Cave (in Grahovo) and Lipica Stud Farm (in Lipica). The adventure continues: explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, get your game on at Creative Ways Escape Adventure, look for gifts at Guštarna, and see the interesting displays at Toplar Double Hayrack.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Postojna day trip planning tool.

Drive from Piran to Postojna in an hour. 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 Postojna: highs are around °C and lows about °C. On the 21st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Wine Tours & Tastings, Škocjan Caves, Cross Cave, Cerknica Lake, Solkan Bridge
Highlights from your plan
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves

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