60 days in Slovenia Itinerary

60 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Bovec
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Trenta
— 1 night
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Kranjska Gora
— 6 nights
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 3 nights
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Bled
— 6 nights
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Kranj
— 5 nights
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Stahovica
— 3 nights
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Solčava
— 2 nights
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Mežica
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Črnomelj
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Kočevje
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Škocjan
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Lipica
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Piran
— 6 nights
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Postojna
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Ljubljana
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Bovec

— 4 nights
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. There's lots more to do: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, don't miss a visit to Fort Hermann, take in the dramatic scenery at Boka Waterfall, and see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Bovec trip itinerary planning tool.

Kranjska Gora to Bovec is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Trenta.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trips

Trenta

— 1 night
Trenta is a settlement in the Municipality of Bovec in the traditional Gorizia region in western Slovenia.It lies on the upper Soča river in the Goriška region, the northern part of the Slovene Littoral, along the road from Bovec up to Vršič Pass. Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): take in nature's colorful creations at Alpine Botanical Garden Juliana.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Trenta road trip app.

Trenta is just a short distance from Bovec. In June in Trenta, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. On the 28th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Trenta

Parks
Highlights from your trip

Kranjska Gora

— 6 nights
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Kranjska Gora is known for nature, wildlife, and winter sports. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, make a trip to Three Country Border, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu, and admire the sheer force of Martuljek Waterfalls.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Kranjska Gora trip maker.

Getting from Trenta to Kranjska Gora by car takes about an hour. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Bohinjsko Jezero

— 3 nights
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Bohinjsko Jezero is known for nature, adventure, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, hit the slopes at Vogel, take some stellar pictures from Prsivec, and admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip site.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Bled

— 6 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
When in Bled, make a side trip to see Peričnik Falls in Mojstrana, approximately Mojstrana away. Spend the 9th (Fri) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. The adventure continues: hike along Vintgar Gorge, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, stroll through Mala Osojnica, and Head underground at Pokljuka Gorge.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Bled itinerary builder app.

Bled is very close to Bohinjsko Jezero. July in Bled sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Kranj.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Kranj

— 5 nights
The capital of Slovenia's Alps, Kranj allows you to stand with one foot in the nature and another in a town that's both a cultural center and a base for outdoor activities.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kranj: Mount Blegoš (in Škofja Loka) and Franja Partisan Hospital (in Cerkno). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Tunnels Under Old Kranj, enjoy breathtaking views from Pungert, explore the striking landscape at St. Jošt Church, and snap pictures at The Devil's Bridge.

For maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Kranj route planning website.

Kranj is just a stone's throw from Bled. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Stahovica.

Things to do in Kranj

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Stahovica

— 3 nights
Most visitors take a trip to Strahovica to access a popular hiking area, magical in all seasons.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Stahovica: Žalec (Green Gold Beer Fountain & Eko Muzej) and Gradisko Lake (in Lukovica). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Kamniška Bistrica Valley, take in the awesome beauty at Velika Planina, play a few rounds at Golf Arboretum, and pause for some serene contemplation at Franciscan Monastery.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Stahovica trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Kranj to Stahovica takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Stahovica are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to drive to Solčava.

Things to do in Stahovica

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Solčava

— 2 nights
Visit Solcava to discover a region near the Austrian border where a drive down a panoramic road delivers some of the best views in Europe.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): make a trip to Sveti Duh, walk around Logar Valley Landscape Park, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Rinka Waterfall. On the 23rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire all the interesting features of Solčava Panoramic Road, then look for gifts at Center Rinka, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Mary of the Snow.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Solčava trip planner.

You can drive from Stahovica to Solčava in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Mežica.

Things to do in Solčava

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Mežica

— 2 nights
Mežica is a town and a municipality in northern Slovenia. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Carinthian Regional Museum - Ravne na Koroškem, then pause for some photo ops at Forma viva Ravne Steel Masterpieces, and then explore the activities along Lake Dravograd. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum, then appreciate the history behind Plečnik Monument, and then grab your bike and head to Black Hole Trail.

To find ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Mežica trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Solčava to Mežica by car takes about an hour. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel to Črnomelj.

Things to do in Mežica

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Črnomelj

— 2 nights
Črnomelj is a town in southeastern Slovenia. On the 26th (Mon), see the interesting displays at Pleterje Open-Air Museum, explore the fascinating underground world of Kostanjevica Cave, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pleterje Charterhouse Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Galerija Kambič, see the interesting displays at Bela Krajina Museum, then explore the activities along Kolpa River, and finally identify plant and animal life at River Krupa Spring.

To find ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Črnomelj travel website.

Drive from Mežica to Črnomelj in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kočevje.

Things to do in Črnomelj

Parks · Museums · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kočevje

— 3 nights
Together with the Krokar primeval forest, which is inscribed in the UNESCO World Heritage List, the Kočevje Region makes for a truly mystical forest landscape.
Step out of Kočevje to go to Žužemberk and see Žužemberk Castle, which is approximately 36 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: delve into the lush surroundings at Krokar Primeval Forest, explore the historical opulence of Ribnica Castle and Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Stephen, and examine the collection at Kočevje Regional Museum in Šeškov House.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Kočevje trip planner.

Traveling by car from Črnomelj to Kočevje takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in July, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel to Škocjan.

Things to do in Kočevje

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Škocjan

— 1 night
Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Škocjan trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Kočevje to Škocjan in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Lipica.

Things to do in Škocjan

Parks · Nature
Highlights from your trip

Lipica

— 2 nights
Known for its Lipizzaner horses, Lipica is nevertheless more than just a horse lover's heaven.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): brush up on your military savvy at Military Museum Tabor, then try your luck at Grand Casino Lipica, and then Head underground at Vilenica Cave. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon): tee off at Golf Klub Lipica, then see the interesting displays at Lipizzan Museum Lipikum, then take a pleasant ride with Lipica Stud Farm, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Avgust Cernigoj Gallery.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Lipica trip itinerary planner.

Lipica is very close to Škocjan. In July, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Lipica

Museums · Outdoors · Shopping · Casinos

Side Trip

Piran

— 6 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Piran is known for historic sites, museums, and zoos & aquariums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Tartini Square, experience rural life at Fonda Fish Farm, walk around Park Pietro Coppo, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For photos, maps, and tourist information, read Piran journey builder app.

Getting from Lipica to Piran by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Postojna

— 6 nights
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Postojna: Ferrari Garden (in Štanjel), Snežnik Castle (in Stari Trg pri Lozu) and Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity (in Hrastovlje). And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, indulge your senses at Winestronaut, learn about winemaking at Boris Lisjak Winery, and discover the riches below the earth's surface at Idrija Kamšt.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Postojna tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Piran to Postojna in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Piran in August, with highs in Postojna at 31°C and lows at 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Postojna

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wineries

Side Trips

Ljubljana

— 7 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Spend the 16th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and walk around Tivoli Park.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Ljubljana trip maker site.

You can drive from Postojna to Ljubljana in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Wildlife

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.