10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
— 4 nights
— 2 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
— 2 nights
Bus to Trieste, Fly to Rome


Ljubljana — 4 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bled (Bled Island, Zipline, &more), Postojna (Postojna Cave & Predjama Castle) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, have fun and explore at House of Illusions, take in the views from Triple Bridge, and explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle.

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Rome, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in July, expect Ljubljana to be little chillier, temps between 32°C and 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Piran.
Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites
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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 19th (Wed): walk around Park Pietro Coppo, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, and finally explore the galleries of Military Museum Tabor. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Krstilnica sv.Janeza Krstnika, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then make a trip to Walls of Piran, then take a leisurely stroll along Port Piran, and finally learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Piran journey planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Piran takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Ljubljana in July since evenings lows in Piran dip to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then catch a ride on Vogel, and finally admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero online holiday planner.

You can drive from Piran to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Piran in July: high temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero hover around 29°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can drive to Bovec.
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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 22nd (Sat): paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun): appreciate the views at Soča Valley, then admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Bovec trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.
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Slovenia travel guide

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.