15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  5 h 30 min
1
Ljubljana
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Piran
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Bovec
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: London

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.
Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Bled (Straza Bled, Bled Castle, &more), Peričnik Waterfall (in Mojstrana) and Postojna (Postojna Cave, Predjama Castle, &more). There's lots more to do: visit Ljubljana Old Town, don't miss a visit to Preseren Square, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, and snap pictures at Triple Bridge.

To find more things to do and more tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana road trip tool.

London, UK to Ljubljana is an approximately 5.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from London to Ljubljana, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in May, expect nights in Ljubljana to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bled, Postojna, Peričnik Waterfall, Vintgar Gorge, St. Jacob Church
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle

3
nights
Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Change things up with these side-trips from Piran: Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity (in Hrastovlje) and Skocjan Caves (in Škocjan). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Tartini Square (Tartinijev trg), enjoy the sand and surf at Nature Park Strunjan, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Anne's Friary, and see the interesting displays at Sergej Masera Maritime Museum (Pomorski muzej).

To find more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Piran tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Ljubljana to Piran in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Ljubljana in May since evenings lows in Piran dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Piran

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Koper, Izola, Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, Strunjan Nature Reserve, Škocjan Caves
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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum

3
nights
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bovec: Gonjače Viewing Tower (in Kojsko), Magma X (in Nova Gorica) and Sabotin (in Solkan). There's much more to do: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, sample the tasty concoctions at Thirsty River Brewing, kick your exploration up a notch at categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_top_local_zipline_courses_and_adventure_parks, and witness the site of a historic battle at Ravelnik Open Air Museum.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bovec visit planner.

Traveling by car from Piran to Bovec takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Piran in May, with highs in Bovec at 20°C and lows at 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Kobarid, Nova Gorica, Gonjače Viewing Tower, Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Zipline
Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps ©
Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps

2
nights
Bohinjsko Jezero

Bohinjsko Jezero ©
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 21st (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Succursal Church Of The Holy Spirit By The Lake, take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Waterfall Savica, explore the different monuments and memorials at Vojasko Pokopalisce Ukanc, then take in the awesome beauty at Triglav, and finally examine the collection at Museum of Alpine Dairy Farming.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero vacation maker site.

Drive from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. May in Bohinjsko Jezero sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Mount Triglav, Oplen House Museum
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Savica Waterfall ©
Savica Waterfall
Mount Triglav ©
Mount Triglav

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