10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bovec
— 2 nights
2
Bled
— 2 nights
3
Železniki
— 1 night
4
Stahovica
— Few hours
5
Ljubljana
— 2 nights
6
Koper
— Few hours
7
Piran
— 2 nights

2
nights
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Venture out of the city with trips to Vršič Pass (in Kranjska Gora) and Tolmin Gorge (in Tolmin). There's much more to do: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, don't miss a visit to Predil Pass, pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary of the Assumption church, and see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum.

Before you visit Bovec, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Ruhpolding, Germany to Bovec is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. In August, daytime highs in Bovec are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trips

Kobarid, Vršič Pass, Tolmin Gorge
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Zipline
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley
Kayaking & Canoeing

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Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
On the 12th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Martin's Parish Church. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Triglav National Park.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Bled online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Bovec to Bled by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bled are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Železniki.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Trails · Parks

Side Trip

Vintgar Gorge
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Triglav National Park ©
Triglav National Park
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Parasailing & Paragliding

1
night
Železniki

Železniki ©
For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Železniki road trip tool.

Getting from Bled to Železniki by car takes about an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Stahovica.

Things to do in Železniki

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Spodnja Sorica Church of St. Nicholas, Kropa's Old Town
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Kropa's Old Town ©
Kropa's Old Town

few
hours
Stahovica

Stahovica
Most visitors take a trip to Strahovica to access a popular hiking area, magical in all seasons.
To see more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Stahovica road trip planner.

Getting from Železniki to Stahovica by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. You'll set off for Ljubljana on the 15th (Sat).

Things to do in Stahovica

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks
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nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
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 16th (Sun): snap pictures at Triple Bridge, then visit Ljubljana Old Town, then explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, and finally walk around Congress Square (Kongresni trg). Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, then contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, and finally don't miss a visit to Ljubljana Castle.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Stahovica to Ljubljana 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. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to drive to Koper.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Postojna Cave
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Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle

few
hours
Koper

Koper ©
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
On the 17th (Mon), admire the local landmark of Da Ponte Fountain.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Koper sightseeing planning app.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Koper in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Ljubljana in August, Koper is a bit warmer at night with lows of 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can catch the shuttle to Piran.
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Da Ponte Fountain ©
Da Ponte Fountain

2
nights
Piran

Piran ©
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 18th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach, kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve, then admire the landmark architecture of Town Hall, then admire the landmark architecture of Sodna palaca, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, get a taste of the local shopping with Nika's Tiny House, get curious at Mediadom Pyrhani, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then make a trip to Walls of Piran, and finally take in the waterfront at Port Piran.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Piran road trip planning app.

Piran is very close to Koper. In August in Piran, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Piran

Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Portorož Beach, Strunjan Nature Reserve
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Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square
Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum ©
Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum

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