12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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1
Ljubljana
— 5 nights
2
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
3
Bovec
— 3 nights
4
Koper
— 2 nights

5
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Iglica Waterfall (in Bohinjska Bela), Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje) and Bled (Triglav National Park, Mala Osojnica, &more). The adventure continues: Head underground at Postojna Cave, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, and walk around Tivoli Park.

For photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Ljubljana visit planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Ljubljana. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Bled, Postojna, Vintgar Gorge
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Triglav National Park ©
Triglav National Park
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town

1
night
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 7th (Mon): fly down the slopes at Vogel, admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, thenglide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero holiday builder site.

Getting from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Bohinjsko Jezero are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Vogel ©
Vogel
Savica Waterfall ©
Savica Waterfall

3
nights
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
When in Bovec, make a side trip to see Vršič Pass in Kranjska Gora, approximately Kranjska Gora away. And it doesn't end there: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, take in the history at Ravelnik Open Air Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at The Source of Soca River, and paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Bovec driving holiday website.

Drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Koper.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Kobarid, The Source of Soca River, Vršič Pass
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Zipline
Kayaking & Canoeing
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.
On the 11th (Fri), Head underground at Škocjan Caves, thenstep into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and then don't miss a visit to Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra. On the 12th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Walls of Piran, view the masterpieces at Nika's Tiny House, make a trip to Tartini Square, thenget curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, and finally see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Koper tour planner.

Getting from Bovec to Koper by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In September, Koper is somewhat warmer than Bovec - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Koper

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Piran, Predjama Castle, Škocjan Caves, Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra
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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square

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