16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Start: Brussels
+2
Fly + shuttle + train:  5​h 45​min
1
Postojna
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Izola
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Bovec
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Bled
— 6 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Brussels

3
nights
Postojna

Postojna ©
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.
Get in touch with nature at Postojna Caves and Rakov Skocjan Valley. Discover out-of-the-way places like Piran Town Walls and Krizna Jama Cave. Get out of town with these interesting Postojna side-trips: Piran (Church of St. George, Scuba & Snorkeling, & more). There's much more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Skocjan Caves, explore the activities along Cerknica Lake, and step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Postojna online day trip planner .

Brussels, Belgium to Postojna is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight, shuttle, and train; or drive. Traveling from Brussels in July, expect nights in Postojna to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 32°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Izola.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Piran, Krizna Jama Cave, Cerknica Lake, Rakov Skocjan Valley
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Krizna Jama Cave ©
Krizna Jama Cave
Scuba & Snorkeling
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave

2
nights
Izola

Izola ©
Izola is an old fishing town and a municipality in southwestern Slovenia on the Adriatic coast of the Istrian peninsula. Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): make a trip to Taverna Koper, then Head underground at Skocjanske Jame, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Svetilnik Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Park Pietro Coppo, identify plant and animal life at Strunjan Cliff, identify plant and animal life at Nature Park Strunjan, then admire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace, then view the masterpieces at Loza Gallery, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Izola trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Postojna to Izola in an hour. Traveling from Postojna in July, Izola is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Bovec.

Things to do in Izola

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Koper, Strunjan, Skocjan Caves
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Skocjan Caves ©
Skocjan Caves
Svetilnik Beach ©
Svetilnik Beach
Praetorian Palace ©
Praetorian Palace

4
nights
Bovec

Bovec ©
Bovec is a town in the Littoral region in northwestern Slovenia, close to border with Italy. Kids will enjoy Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps and Planica Valley. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Tolmin Gorge and Virje Waterfall. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfalls, examine the collection at Kobarid Museum (Kobariski muzej), hike along Slap Krampez, and relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Bovec vacation maker tool .

Getting from Izola to Bovec by car takes about 2.5 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Izola in July: high temperatures in Bovec hover around 29°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Kobarid, Kranjska Gora, Tolmin Gorge
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Virje Waterfall ©
Virje Waterfall
Soca Valley ©
Soca Valley
Boka Waterfall ©
Boka Waterfall

6
nights
Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Visiting River Rafting & Tubing and Parasailing & Paragliding will get you outdoors. Step off the beaten path and head to Straza Bled and Vogel Ski Center. Explore Bled's surroundings by going to The Martuljek waterfalls (in Gozd Martuljek), Bohinjsko Jezero (Lake Bohinj & Monument To Four Courageous Men) and Lake Jasna (in Kranjska Gora). Spend the 23rd (Tue) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Lake Bled, hike along Vintgar Gorge (Soteska Vintgar), head outdoors with Mala Osojnica, and identify plant and animal life at Kralov Med.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Bled travel route website .

You can drive from Bovec to Bled in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July in Bled, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bled

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Bohinjsko Jezero, The Martuljek waterfalls, Lake Jasna
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Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Triglav National Park ©
Triglav National Park
Mala Osojnica ©
Mala Osojnica

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