20 days in Slovenia Itinerary

20 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Divača
— 1 night
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Postojna
— 1 night
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Predjama
— 1 night
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Idrija
— 1 night
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Tolmin
— 2 nights
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Bovec
— 1 night
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Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
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Bohinjska Bela
— 1 night
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Zgornje Gorje
— 1 night
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Bled
— 1 night
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Kamnik
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Škofja Loka
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
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Maribor
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Ptuj
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Piran
— 1 night
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Izola
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Koper
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Divača — 1 night

Divača is a large nucleated village in the Littoral region of Slovenia, near the Italian border. To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Divača online trip builder.

Madrid, Spain to Divača is an approximately 20-hour car ride. You can also drive. When traveling from Madrid in July, plan for slightly colder days in Divača, with highs around 35°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Postojna.
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Postojna — 1 night

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.
On the 26th (Tue), step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, then Head underground at Postojna Cave, and then learn about winemaking at Boris Lisjak Winery.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Postojna trip tool.

Postojna is very close to Divača. Traveling from Divača in July, things will get little chillier in Postojna: highs are around 32°C and lows about 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Predjama.
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Predjama — 1 night

Predjama is a small settlement in the Municipality of Postojna in the Inner Carniola region of Slovenia.LandmarksCastlePredjama Castle, a Renaissance castle and a major tourist attraction in Slovenia, is located at the mouth of a cave just above the settlement.ChurchOur Lady of Sorows Church in the settlement is a chapel of ease of the Parish of Studeno. Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Nanos Plateau and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cerkev Zalostne Matere bozje.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Predjama trip planner.

Predjama is just a short distance from Postojna. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Idrija.
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Idrija — 1 night

While on holiday in Idrija, you'll be able to see a World Heritage Site featuring one of the largest mercury mines in the entire world.
On the 28th (Thu), step into the grandiose world of Gewerkenegg Castle, then deepen your understanding at Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum, then go deep underground at Idrija Kamšt, and finally pause for some photo ops at Franja Partisan Hospital.

To see photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Idrija online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Predjama to Idrija in an hour. In July in Idrija, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can go by car to Tolmin.
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Tolmin — 2 nights

At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem), then see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, and then explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge.

To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Tolmin trip planner.

Traveling by car from Idrija to Tolmin takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Idrija in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 20°C in Tolmin. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bovec.
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Bovec — 1 night

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, then get outside with Outdoor Activities, and then explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Bovec driving holiday planning website.

Getting from Tolmin to Bovec by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Tolmin in July, things will get slightly colder in Bovec: highs are around 29°C and lows about 15°C. On the 31st (Sun), you're off to Kranjska Gora.
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Kranjska Gora — 2 nights

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): appreciate the views at Zgornjesavska Valley, look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, and then make a trip to The Russian Chapel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hit the slopes at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline, look for all kinds of wild species at Zelenci Nature Reserve, then explore the activities along Lake Jasna, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Kranjska Gora tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bovec to Kranjska Gora in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Kranjska Gora can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Bohinjska Bela.
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Bohinjska Bela — 1 night

On the 2nd (Tue), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Planina Zajamniki, then explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Margaret.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Bohinjska Bela trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjska Bela takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. You will have some time to spend on the 3rd (Wed) before leaving for Zgornje Gorje.
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Zgornje Gorje — 1 night

Nestled in a green valley and surrounded by rolling hills, Zgornje Gorje is dominated by the spire of the parish church in the center of the village.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Nicholas, take in the dramatic natural features at Vintgar Gorge, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Oswald. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Pocar Farm, then admire the sheer force of Peričnik Falls, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. George, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Pokljuka Gorge.

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Zgornje Gorje is very close to Bohinjska Bela. In August, daily temperatures in Zgornje Gorje can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can go by car to Bled.
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Bled — 1 night

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
On the 5th (Fri), fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bled Island, and finally take some stellar pictures from Straža Bled.

Planning Bled trip won't be overwhelming when you use Inspirock's itinerary maker.

Bled is very close to Zgornje Gorje. In August, daytime highs in Bled are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kamnik.
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Kamnik

History buffs can spend their entire Kamnik vacation soaking in the town's medieval appeal at two castles, monastery, and lively streets packed with artisanal workshops.
For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Kamnik online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Bled to Kamnik in an hour. In August in Kamnik, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. You will leave for Škofja Loka on the 5th (Fri).
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Škofja Loka

Skofja Loka works great as a starting point for explorations into the Julian Alps, very near the country's capital Ljubljana.
To see reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Škofja Loka holiday builder site.

You can drive from Kamnik to Škofja Loka in an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. On the 5th (Fri), you're off to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 1 night

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 6th (Sat), find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, make a trip to Ljubljana Castle, then ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, then take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, and finally take in the views from Triple Bridge.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip builder website.

You can drive from Škofja Loka to Ljubljana in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. August in Ljubljana sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can take a shuttle to Maribor.
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Maribor

Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Maribor online itinerary planner.

Getting from Ljubljana to Maribor by shuttle takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 16°C. You'll set off for Ptuj on the 6th (Sat).
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Ptuj — 1 night

A tour of Ptuj reveals an old town filled with new experiences.
On the 7th (Sun), pause for some photo ops at Orpheus Monument, make a trip to Ptuj City Tower, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish Church of St. Marija - Ptujskogorska Mother of God, then don't miss a visit to Prešernova Street, and finally examine the collection at Ptuj Castle.

To find photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Ptuj trip planner.

Traveling by car from Maribor to Ptuj takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in August, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can drive to Piran.
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Piran — 1 night

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 8th (Mon), identify plant and animal life at Sečovlje Salina Nature Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Piran trip planner.

You can drive from Ptuj to Piran in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Ptuj in August, Piran is a bit warmer at night with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to take a shuttle to Izola.
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Izola — 1 night

Located on the Adriatic coast, the old fishing town of Izola draws travelers with the enticing atmosphere of its Mediterranean streets.
On the 9th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Maurus, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Svetilnik Beach, and then kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Izola trip planning app.

Izola is just a stone's throw from Piran. In August, daytime highs in Izola are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Koper.
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Koper — 1 night

A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
On the 10th (Wed), admire the local landmark of Da Ponte Fountain, then look for all kinds of wild species at Škocjanski Zatok Nature Reserve, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Koper City Beach.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Koper tour itinerary builder website.

Koper is very close to Izola. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to drive back home.
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Slovenia travel guide

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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.
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