21 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Bovec
— 2 nights
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Bohinjska Bistrica
— 4 nights
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Ljubljana
— 7 nights
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Postojna
— 4 nights
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Portorož
— 3 nights

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Bovec — 2 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 27th (Thu), examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, appreciate the views at Soča Valley, then take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge, and finally explore the ancient world of Tolmin Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Bovec journey maker.

If you are flying in from The Netherlands, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. In July in Bovec, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Bohinjska Bistrica.
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Bohinjska Bistrica — 4 nights

Bohinjska Bistrica occupies a scenic spot at the foothills of the Julian Alps, near the picturesque Lake Bohinj.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bohinjska Bistrica: Peričnik Falls (in Mojstrana) and Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline (in Rateče). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Bohinjska Bistrica attractions planner.

You can drive from Bovec to Bohinjska Bistrica in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Bohinjska Bistrica are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 7 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Climbing Tours (in Bled) and Logar Valley Landscape Park (in Solčava). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, and step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle.

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Getting from Bohinjska Bistrica to Ljubljana by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Postojna.
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Postojna — 4 nights

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 out of town with these interesting Postojna side-trips: Grad Prem (in Prem), Snežnik Castle (in Stari Trg pri Lozu) and Lipica Stud Farm (in Lipica). The adventure continues: explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, explore the activities along Cerknica Lake, pedal to the sights with RockVelo, and steep yourself in history at Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Postojna online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Postojna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Postojna, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Portorož.
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Portorož — 3 nights

A resort town on the country's scenic Adriatic coastline, Portoroz offers many spas with all kinds of therapeutic treatments, many based on the brine and mud from the area's salt pans.
Portorož is known for beaches, casinos, and baths. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Tartini Square, stroll around Forma Viva, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish Church of the Virgin Mary of the Rosary, and relax in the rural setting at Fonda Fish Farm.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Portorož holiday builder site.

Drive from Postojna to Portorož in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Postojna in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Portorož, with lows of 20°C.
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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.
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