17 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Bus to Bovec
— 4 nights
— 2 nights
— 3 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
— 6 nights


Bovec — 4 nights

Discover out-of-the-way places like Vršič Pass and Boka Waterfall. Get outdoors at River Rafting & Tubing and Virje Waterfall. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bovec: Planica Valley (in Rateče), Kranjska Gora (Zgornjesavska Valley & Lake Jasna) and Tolmin Gorge (in Tolmin). There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Soča Valley, don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House, see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, and take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Bovec tour itinerary tool.

Philadelphia, USA to Bovec is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 6 hour difference. In June, Bovec is little chillier than Philadelphia - with highs of 73°F and lows of 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Idrija.
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Idrija — 2 nights

Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): indulge your senses at Winestronaut and then kick back and relax at Natural Bathing Place Lajšt. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Hg Smeltery, go deep underground at Idrija Kamšt, browse the exhibits of Gewerkenegg Castle, then pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Trinity Church, and finally steep yourself in history at The Karlov Mill.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Idrija trip planner.

You can drive from Bovec to Idrija in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In June in Idrija, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 54°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Portorož.
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Portorož — 3 nights

You'll discover tucked-away gems like Portorož Beach and Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower. Relax by the water at Strunjan Nature Reserve and Svetilnik Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Portorož side-trips: Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan) and Lepa Vida Boutique Winery (in Šempas). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum, admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, and kick back and relax at Zusterna Beach.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Portorož day trip planning website.

Getting from Idrija to Portorož by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Idrija in June, Portorož is a bit warmer at night with lows of 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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Bohinjsko Jezero — 1 night

On the 24th (Sat), explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip planner.

Traveling by car from Portorož to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Portorož in June; daily highs in Bohinjsko Jezero reach 73°F and lows reach 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 6 nights

Get in touch with nature at Zipline and Vintgar Gorge. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cathedral of St. Nicholas and Franciscan Church of the Annunciation. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: Bled (Bled Island, St. Martin's Parish Church, &more) and Old Town Centre of Radovljica (in Radovljica). Spend the 26th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Cankarjevo Nabrežje, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, and get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall.

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Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Ljubljana by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 77°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow time for the flight 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.