15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Solčava
— 2 nights
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Bohinjska Bistrica
— 4 nights
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Piran
— 4 nights
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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.
On the 11th (Wed), pause for some photo ops at Forma viva Ravne Steel Masterpieces and then don't miss a visit to Sveti Duh. On the 12th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Kamniška Bistrica Valley, then take in the dramatic scenery at Rinka Waterfall, and then don't miss a visit to Kapela Kristusa Kralja.

To find reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Solčava online trip itinerary builder.

Montfort-l'Amaury, France to Solčava is an approximately 11-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. August in Solčava sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Solčava

Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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Ljubljana

— 2 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): enjoy unforgettable views with Balonarski Center Barje, then don't miss a visit to Gornji Trg, and then explore the ancient world of City Museum of Ljubljana. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the views from Cobblers' Bridge, engage your brain at House of Experiments - Hisa eksperimentov, then get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Contemporary History, and finally explore the world behind art at National Gallery.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Ljubljana day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Solčava to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. On the 15th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Bohinjska Bistrica.

Things to do in Ljubljana

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Bohinjska Bistrica

— 4 nights
Bohinjska Bistrica occupies a scenic spot at the foothills of the Julian Alps, near the picturesque Lake Bohinj.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Slap Grmečica and Aquapark & Wellness - Vodni Park Bohinj. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bohinjska Bistrica: Franja Partisan Hospital (in Cerkno), Rateče (Planica Valley & Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline) and Nadiza (in Kranjska Gora). On the 17th (Tue), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Mount Triglav. The adventure continues: explore the activities along Source of the Soča River, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, take in the spiritual surroundings of Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit, and trek along Golden Horn Fairyland.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Bohinjska Bistrica online travel route planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bohinjska Bistrica in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Bohinjska Bistrica are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. On the 19th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Piran.

Things to do in Bohinjska Bistrica

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Piran

— 4 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Magical World of Shells Museum and Benečanka Venetian House. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Piran: Solkan Bridge (in Solkan), Lepa Vida Boutique Winery (in Šempas) and Šmartno (in Kojsko). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Francis of Assisi, walk around Strunjan Nature Reserve, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Piran driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Bohinjska Bistrica to Piran takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Bohinjska Bistrica in August, things will get a bit warmer in Piran: highs are around 34°C and lows about 20°C. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Piran

Museums · Wildlife · Shopping · Childrens Museums

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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.