12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Bled
— 3 nights
2
Tolmin
— 2 nights
3
Koper
— 2 nights
4
Ljubljana
— 4 nights

3
nights
Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Old Town Centre of Radovljica and Bled Island. Step off the beaten path and head to Lake Bohinj and Straža Bled. When in Bled, make a side trip to see Vogel in Bohinjsko Jezero, approximately Bohinjsko Jezero away. The adventure continues: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, browse for gifts or souvenirs at Galerija Mikame, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and trek along Mala Osojnica.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Bled trip planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Bled is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. When traveling from Amsterdam in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Bled: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Tolmin.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Bohinjsko Jezero, Old Town Centre of Radovljica, Vintgar Gorge, Layer House
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Straža Bled ©
Straža Bled
Old Town Centre of Radovljica ©
Old Town Centre of Radovljica
Parasailing & Paragliding

2
nights
Tolmin

At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): examine the collection at Cheese Museum of Kobarid, thenpaddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, thenexamine the collection at Kobarid Museum, thenappreciate the views at Soča Valley, and finally explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Tolmin road trip planner.

Take a train from Bled to Tolmin in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Tolmin when traveling from Bled in July, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to drive to Koper.

Things to do in Tolmin

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trips

Kobarid, Bovec
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Zipline
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley

2
nights
Koper

Koper
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Strunjan Nature Reserve, view the masterpieces at Nika's Tiny House, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, thentake in the exciting artwork at Tartini's House, thenget a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Duka Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sat): kick back and relax at Koper City Beach, view the masterpieces at Loza Gallery, pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, thenkick back and relax at Zusterna Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Portorož Beach.

To see reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Koper route builder site.

Traveling by car from Tolmin to Koper takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Koper

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Piran, Manzioli Square, Portorož Beach, Strunjan Nature Reserve
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St. George's Church
St. George's Church
Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower ©
Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum

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nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Cathedral of St. Nicholas and Škofja Loka Castle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Museum-lovers will get to explore National Museum of Contemporary History and Ravnikar Gallery Space. Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum (in Idrija) and Celje (Celje City Marketplace, Celje Castle, &more). There's much more to do: get outside with Outdoor Activities, look for gifts at Trgovina IKA, take in the exciting artwork at The Jakopic Gallery, and shop like a local with Galerija Fotografija.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Ljubljana tour itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Koper to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Koper in July; daily highs in Ljubljana reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Celje, Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum, Škofja Loka Castle
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Škofja Loka Castle ©
Škofja Loka Castle
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum ©
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum
Celje Castle ©
Celje Castle

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