10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia visit planner

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Bled
— 2 nights
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Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
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Kamnik
— 1 night
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Piran
— 1 night
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Postojna
— 1 night
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Bovec
— 2 nights
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Bled

— 2 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bled: Bohinjsko Jezero (Vogel & Lake Bohinj). Spend the 31st (Sat) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. The adventure continues: trek along Vintgar Gorge, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, take in the dramatic scenery at Slap Grmečica, and head off the coast to Bled Island.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Bled online road trip planner.

Metzingen, Germany to Bled is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. In July, daytime highs in Bled are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

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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.
To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Kranjska Gora driving holiday site.

You can drive from Bled to Kranjska Gora in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In July in Kranjska Gora, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. On the 1st (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Wildlife · Parks
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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 1st (Sun): wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Ljubljana driving holiday planning website.

Drive from Kranjska Gora to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Kamnik.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours
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Kamnik

— 1 night
History buffs can spend their entire Kamnik vacation soaking in the town's medieval appeal at two castles, monastery, and lively streets packed with artisanal workshops.
On the 3rd (Tue), explore the activities along Gradisko Lake and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Velika Planina.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Kamnik attractions planner.

Kamnik is just a short distance from Ljubljana. In August in Kamnik, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Piran.

Things to do in Kamnik

Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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Piran

— 1 night
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Piran road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Kamnik to Piran takes 2 hours. Traveling from Kamnik in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Piran, with lows of 20°C. You will have some time to spend on the 4th (Wed) before leaving for Postojna.
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Highlights from your trip

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves and then stop by Guštarna. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Thu): explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and then do a tasting at Vino Zorz.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Postojna online route planner.

Getting from Piran to Postojna by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Piran in August, with highs in Postojna at 31°C and lows at 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Wineries

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 6th (Fri): admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, then contemplate the waterfront views at Soča Valley, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. On the 7th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Bovec trip website.

Getting from Postojna to Bovec by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. In August, daytime highs in Bovec are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Nature

Side Trip

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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.