Alpine Slovenia: Active Tour

Alpine Slovenia: Active Tour

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Among the Highest Mountains and Wildest Waters
Alpine Slovenia is a world of friendly and accessible mountains and hills. Hiking and biking trails take you across the Julian Alps, the Kamnik-Savinja Alps and the Pohorje Hills to the highest peaks, rivers, lakes and waterfalls. Winter sports enthusiasts can enjoy ski resorts. On the one hand, natural treasures of the highest peaks, green valleys and the most beautiful Slovenian lakes are protected by the fairy tale Goldhorn, while on the other, dome-shaped hills meet the town with the oldest vine in the world.

Route & dates

1
Cerkno
— 1 day
2
Bovec
— 2 nights
3
Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
4
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
5
Bled
— 2 nights
6
Kranj
— 1 night
7
Solčava
— 2 nights
8
Mežica
— Few hours
9
Zreče
— 2 nights
10
Maribor
— 1 night

1
day
Cerkno

Cerkno ©
A small but important cultural center, Cerkno offers different types of activities throughout the year.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Ski Centre Cerkno as well as Cerkno Museum. On the 6th (Mon), pause for some photo ops at Franja Partisan Hospital, thenexamine the collection at Cerkno Museum, and then stroll through Ski Centre Cerkno.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Cerkno route tool.

If you are flying in from Serbia, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. In July, daytime highs in Cerkno are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Cerkno

Winter Sports Museums Outdoors
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Cerkno Museum ©
Cerkno Museum
Franja Partisan Hospital ©
Franja Partisan Hospital

2
nights
Bovec

Bovec ©
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
You've added Kozjak Waterfall, Kobarid Museum, Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): appreciate the views at Soča Valley, take in the spiritual surroundings of Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit, take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge, thenexamine the collection at Kobarid Museum, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall.

To find more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Bovec trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Cerkno to Bovec in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bovec

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Tolmin, Kobarid
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Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley
Tolmin Gorge ©
Tolmin Gorge
Kozjak Waterfall ©
Kozjak Waterfall

1
night
Kranjska Gora

Kranjska Gora ©
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
You've added Lake Jasna, Mount Triglav, Peričnik Waterfall, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 8th (Wed), make a trip to The Russian Chapel, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Zelenci Nature Reserve, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Peričnik Waterfall, and finally explore the activities along Lake Jasna. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Triglav.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Kranjska Gora online itinerary maker.

Drive from Bovec to Kranjska Gora in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Mojstrana
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Lake Jasna ©
Lake Jasna
Peričnik Waterfall ©
Peričnik Waterfall
Mount Triglav ©
Mount Triglav

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.
Vogel has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, thenadmire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, and then get around town with Vogel.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Bohinjsko Jezero fast, fun, and easy.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Bohinjsko Jezero are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature Parks Winter Sports
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Savica Waterfall ©
Savica Waterfall
Vogel ©
Vogel

2
nights
Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
You've added Basilica of the Virgin Mary, Kropa Iron Forging Museum, Museum of Apiculture, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 11th (Sat), hike along Vintgar Gorge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, take a romantic ride with Pletna Boats, thenhead off the coast to Bled Island, thensteep yourself in history at Old Town Centre of Radovljica, and finally examine the collection at Museum of Apiculture.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Bled travel planner.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bled in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Kranj.

Things to do in Bled

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Radovljica, Kropa Iron Forging Museum, Vintgar Gorge, Basilica of the Virgin Mary
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Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle
Bled Island ©
Bled Island

1
night
Kranj

Kranj ©
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Kokra Canyon, St. Kancijan Church, Prešeren Grove, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): make a trip to Tunnels Under Old Kranj and then don't miss a visit to Kokra Canyon.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Kranj vacation site.

Kranj is very close to Bled. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Solčava.

Things to do in Kranj

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Khislstein Castle ©
Khislstein Castle
Tunnels Under Old Kranj ©
Tunnels Under Old Kranj
St. Kancijan Church ©
St. Kancijan Church

2
nights
Solčava

Solčava ©
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.
You've added Rinka Waterfall, Snow Cave, Mozirski Gaj Gardens, and other attractions to your itinerary.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Solčava online road trip planner.

Getting from Kranj to Solčava by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. July in Solčava sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 16th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Mežica.

Things to do in Solčava

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Vrbovec Castle & Museum, Gornji Grad Cathedral, Snow Cave, Mozirski Gaj Gardens
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Snow Cave ©
Snow Cave
Rinka Waterfall ©
Rinka Waterfall
Mozirski Gaj Gardens ©
Mozirski Gaj Gardens

few
hours
Mežica

Mežica ©
Mežica is a town and a municipality in northern Slovenia. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum, Lake Dravograd and Church of St. George. Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): examine the collection at Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Lake Dravograd, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. George.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Mežica trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Solčava to Mežica takes an hour. In July in Mežica, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Zreče.

Things to do in Mežica

Museums Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Church of St. George, Lake Dravograd
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Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum ©
Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum
Church of St. George ©
Church of St. George

2
nights
Zreče

Zreče ©
Zreče is a town and a municipality in northeast Slovenia. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Oplotnica Mansion, Noordung Centre and Rogla Sports and Ski Centre. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Oplotnica Mansion, thenengage your brain at Noordung Centre, and then explore the activities along Lovrenc Lakes.

Plan a Zreče trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Mežica to Zreče takes 1.5 hours. In July in Zreče, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Maribor.

Things to do in Zreče

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

Noordung Centre
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Lovrenc Lakes ©
Lovrenc Lakes
Noordung Centre ©
Noordung Centre
Rogla Sports and Ski Centre ©
Rogla Sports and Ski Centre

1
night
Maribor

Maribor ©
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Old Vine House, Maribor Cathedral, Black Lake, and other attractions you added.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Maribor trip planner.

You can drive from Zreče to Maribor in an hour. July in Maribor sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Maribor

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Black Lake
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Black Lake ©
Black Lake
Old Vine House ©
Old Vine House
Maribor Cathedral ©
Maribor Cathedral

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