16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Start: Venice
Drive:  2​h 30​min
1
Ljubljana
— 4 nights
Drive:  45​min
2
Bled
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Piran
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
4
Postojna
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
End: Venice

4
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Bring the kids along to Velenje beach and Planetarij Ljubljana. Explore hidden gems such as Slap Kozjak and Parasailing & Paragliding. Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to St Mary of the Assumption church (in Kobarid), Tolmin Gorge (in Tolmin) and Spas (in Podcetrtek). And it doesn't end there: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, delve into the lush surroundings at Roznik Hill, and find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana sightseeing planner .

Venice, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, Ljubljana is a bit cooler than Venice - with highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Kobarid, Tolmin Gorge, Spas, Velenje beach
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Tolmin Gorge ©
Tolmin Gorge
Kozjak Waterfalls ©
Kozjak Waterfalls

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.
Get in touch with nature at Vintgar Gorge and Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Parasailing & Paragliding and Straza Bled. Explore Bled's surroundings by going to Lake Jasna (in Kranjska Gora), Wasserfall Pericnik (in Mojstrana) and Bovec (Soca Valley, Virje Waterfall, & more). There's lots more to do: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, take some stellar pictures from Mala Osojnica, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Martin's Parish Church.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Bled online itinerary planner .

Drive from Ljubljana to Bled in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors Parks Adventure

Side Trips

Bovec, Kranjska Gora, Kranj, Radovljica, Velika Planina
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Straza Bled ©
Straza Bled
Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps ©
Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps
River Rafting & Tubing

3
nights
Piran

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kids will enjoy Portoroz Beach and Svetilnik Beach. We've included these beaches for you: Nature Park Strunjan and Koper City Beach.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Piran journey maker .

You can drive from Bled to Piran in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Bled in August, Piran is a bit warmer at night with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Piran

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Koper, Strunjan, Portoroz Beach, Svetilnik Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Portoroz Beach ©
Portoroz Beach
Nature Park Strunjan ©
Nature Park Strunjan

2
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.
On the 18th (Tue), Head underground at Postojna Cave and then Head underground at Skocjan Caves. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Notranjski Regijski Park, then Head underground at Krizna Jama Cave, and then identify plant and animal life at Rakov Skocjan Valley.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Postojna trip itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from Piran to Postojna in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Piran in August, things will get little chillier in Postojna: highs are around 31°C and lows about 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Notranjski Regijski Park, Rakov Skocjan Valley, Skocjan Caves, Krizna Jama Cave
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Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Krizna Jama Cave ©
Krizna Jama Cave
Skocjan Caves ©
Skocjan Caves

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