10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia tour itinerary planner

©
Make it your trip
1
Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
Drive
2
Bled
— 1 night
Drive
3
Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
5
Kranj
— 1 night
Drive
6
Celje
— 1 night
Drive
7
Stahovica
— 2 nights

S M T W T F S
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28

Kranjska Gora

— 1 night
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): appreciate the views at Zgornjesavska Valley, then explore the activities along Lake Jasna, then make a trip to The Russian Chapel, and finally identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Kranjska Gora trip planner.

If you are flying in from Italy, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. In August in Kranjska Gora, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Find places to stay Aug 15 — 16:

Bled

— 1 night
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): get outside with Outdoor Activities, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and then hike along Vintgar Gorge.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Bled travel route planning website.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Bled sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Trails

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 16 — 17:

Ljubljana

— 2 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 17th (Tue), snap pictures at Cobblers' Bridge, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, then wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, then take in the views from Triple Bridge, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: Head underground at Postojna Cave, then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Bled to Ljubljana by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 17 — 19:

Bohinjsko Jezero

— 1 night
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
On the 19th (Thu), take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, then take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To see reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Bohinjsko Jezero attractions planner.

Getting from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Kranj.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Transportation

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 19 — 20:

Kranj

— 1 night
The capital of Slovenia's Alps, Kranj allows you to stand with one foot in the nature and another in a town that's both a cultural center and a base for outdoor activities.
On the 20th (Fri), pause for some photo ops at Mary's Shrine with St. Rocco and St. Anthony, then take in the views from Capuchin Bridge, then browse the exhibits of Škofja Loka Castle, and finally make a trip to Tunnels Under Old Kranj.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Kranj vacation maker.

Drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranj in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Celje.

Things to do in Kranj

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 20 — 21:

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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Tito Statue, ponder the design of Green Gold Beer Fountain, then see the interesting displays at Celje Regional Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Lake Šmartno.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Celje trip planning website.

You can drive from Kranj to Celje in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Celje can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Stahovica.

Things to do in Celje

Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 21 — 22:

Stahovica

— 2 nights
Most visitors take a trip to Strahovica to access a popular hiking area, magical in all seasons.
Step out of Stahovica with an excursion to Solčava Panoramic Road in Solčava--about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Logar Valley Landscape Park, hit the slopes at Krvavec, admire the striking features of Little Castle, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Velika Planina.

For where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Stahovica itinerary website.

Drive from Celje to Stahovica in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Stahovica can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C.

Things to do in Stahovica

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 22 — 24:

Slovenia travel guide

4.2
Castles · Bodies of Water · Caves
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.