10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia planner

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Make it your trip
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Bled
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bovec
— 2 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Bled

— 3 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Explore Bled's surroundings by going to Three Country Border (in Rateče), Mojstrana (Pocar Farm & Peričnik Falls) and Vršič Pass (in Kranjska Gora). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Vintgar Gorge, stroll around Spa Park, explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, and step off the mainland to explore Bled Island.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Bled route builder app.

Paris, France to Bled is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. July in Bled sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Virje Waterfall, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, then admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, then take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge, and finally steep yourself in history at Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem).

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bovec vacation website.

Getting from Bled to Bovec by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 11 — 13:

Piran

— 2 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): admire the striking features of Benečanka Venetian House, do a tasting at Vinakoper, then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, and finally do a tasting at Boris Lisjak Winery. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Tartini Square, admire the striking features of Sodna palaca, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Bernardine, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Port Piran.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Piran journey planning site.

You can drive from Bovec to Piran in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Bovec in July: high temperatures in Piran hover around 35°C and lows are around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Wineries · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 13 — 15:

Ljubljana

— 2 nights
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 (Fri): walk around Tivoli Park, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, then take in the views from Triple Bridge, then take in the views from Dragon Bridge, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas. Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, then stop by Zakladi Slovenije, then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and finally step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Ljubljana visit planner.

Getting from Piran to Ljubljana by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Piran in July, with highs in Ljubljana at 32°C and lows at 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 15 — 17:

Slovenia travel guide

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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.