22 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Jesenice
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Mojstrana
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Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
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Trenta
— 1 day
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Bovec
— 1 night
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Kobarid
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Nova Gorica
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Piran
— 2 nights
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Lipica
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Postojna
— 1 night
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Cerkno
— 1 day
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Bled
— 1 night
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
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Celje
— 1 night
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Lendava
— 2 nights
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Tolmin
— 3 nights
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Kojsko
— 3 nights
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Lokev
— 2 nights
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Idrija
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Jesenice

Jesenice is a Slovenian town and the seat of the Municipality of Jesenice on the southern side of the Karawanks, bordering Austria to the north. On the 1st (Sat), take an in-depth tour of Jesenice Upper Sava Museum and then Head underground at Pokljuka Gorge.

For reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Jesenice trip planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Jesenice. In August in Jesenice, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 16°C at night. On the 1st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Mojstrana.
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Mojstrana

Take a trip to Mojstrana to use the town as a convenient base for explorations into the Julian Alps.
On the 1st (Sat), admire the sheer force of Peričnik Falls.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Mojstrana trip maker app.

Mojstrana is just a stone's throw from Jesenice. In August, daily temperatures in Mojstrana can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Kranjska Gora.
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Kranjska Gora — 1 night

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
On the 1st (Sat), make a trip to The Russian Chapel, explore the activities along Lake Jasna, then look for all kinds of wild species at Planica Valley, then look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, and finally ski along the peaceful trails at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Kranjska Gora road trip planning website.

Kranjska Gora is very close to Mojstrana. In August in Kranjska Gora, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can drive to Trenta.
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Trenta — 1 day

Trenta is a settlement in the Municipality of Bovec in the traditional Gorizia region in western Slovenia.It lies on the upper Soča river in the Goriška region, the northern part of the Slovene Littoral, along the road from Bovec up to Vršič Pass. On the 2nd (Sun), take in nature's colorful creations at Alpine Botanical Garden Juliana.

To see ratings and more tourist information, you can read our Trenta travel planner.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Trenta takes an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Trenta can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. On the 2nd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Bovec.
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Bovec — 1 night

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): take in breathtaking views at Virje Waterfall.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Bovec trip planner.

Bovec is very close to Trenta. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Kobarid.
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Kobarid

At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Italian Charnel House, take in the views from Bridge of Napoleon, then admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, then examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary of the Assumption church.

To find reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Kobarid trip itinerary website.

Kobarid is very close to Bovec. In August, daytime highs in Kobarid are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Nova Gorica.
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Nova Gorica

A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
On the 3rd (Mon), snap pictures at Solkan Bridge, then make a trip to Sveta Gora (Holy Mountain), then don't miss a visit to Trg Evrope, and finally don't miss a visit to Šmartno.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Nova Gorica vacation planner.

Getting from Kobarid to Nova Gorica by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Kobarid in August, with highs in Nova Gorica at 35°C and lows at 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can drive to Piran.
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Piran — 2 nights

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): make a trip to Tartini Square, learn more about the world around you at Mediadom Pyrhani, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Piran Minorite Monastery, view the masterpieces at Nika's Tiny House, then admire the landmark architecture of Benečanka Venetian House, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, admire the landmark architecture of Sodna palaca, then kick back and relax at Portorož Beach, then make a trip to Walls of Piran, and finally learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Piran visit planning website.

You can drive from Nova Gorica to Piran in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to drive to Lipica.
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Lipica

Known for its Lipizzaner horses, Lipica is nevertheless more than just a horse lover's heaven.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): visit the horses at Lipica Stud Farm.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Lipica trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Piran to Lipica takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Postojna.
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Postojna — 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): Head underground at Postojna Cave and then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Postojna driving holiday planning website.

Postojna is just a stone's throw from Lipica. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Lipica in August; daily highs in Postojna reach 31°C and lows reach 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Cerkno.
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Cerkno — 1 day

A small but important cultural center, Cerkno offers different types of activities throughout the year.
On the 6th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Mount Blegoš and then pause for some photo ops at Franja Partisan Hospital.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Cerkno trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Postojna to Cerkno takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; 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 6th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bled.
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Bled — 1 night

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): stroll through Straža Bled.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bled trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cerkno to Bled takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. August in Bled sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 1 night

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): snap pictures at Dragon Bridge.

To see photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana trip planner.

You can drive from Bled to Ljubljana in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Celje.
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Celje — 1 night

An old city with a modern vibe, Celje features a castle and historical town center, surrounded by a green landscpe tailor-made for an exciting and active holiday.
On the 8th (Sat), make a trip to Green Gold Beer Fountain.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Celje road trip app.

Getting from Ljubljana to Celje by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in August, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Lendava.
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Lendava — 2 nights

A small town with big appeal, Lendava features a number of important buildings, including the monumental theater designed by a Hungarian architect.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: experience rural life at Farm Firbas, contemplate the long history of Grandmother's Mill, then learn about winemaking at Wineries & Vineyards, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Jeruzalem Church.

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Traveling by car from Celje to Lendava takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to drive to Tolmin.
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Tolmin — 3 nights

At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Tolmin Museum, explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge, and then explore the ancient world of Tolmin Castle. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Tolmin holiday app.

Traveling by car from Lendava to Tolmin takes 4 hours. August in Tolmin sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Kojsko.
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Kojsko — 3 nights

Bring your camera for your holiday in Kojsko, sitting pretty on a hillside.
Kojsko is known for sightseeing and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: learn about winemaking at Bjana, walk around Sabotin Park Miru, snap pictures at Kanal Bridge, and enjoy breathtaking views from Gonjače Viewing Tower.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Kojsko day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tolmin to Kojsko takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Kojsko are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Lokev.
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Lokev — 2 nights

Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity and then Head underground at Škocjan Caves.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Lokev day trip planner.

You can drive from Kojsko to Lokev in an hour. In August in Lokev, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 20°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Idrija.
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Idrija — 3 nights

While on holiday in Idrija, you'll be able to see a World Heritage Site featuring one of the largest mercury mines in the entire world.
Idrija is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Hg Smeltery, go deep underground at Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Wild Lake, and brush up on your military savvy at Idrija War Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Idrija driving holiday planning tool.

Traveling by car from Lokev to Idrija takes 1.5 hours. In August, Idrija is slightly colder than Lokev - with highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C. You'll set off for home on the 22nd (Sat).
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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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