10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia itinerary planner

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Fly to Trieste, Bus to Bovec
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Bovec
— 1 night
Drive
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Bled
— 3 nights
Drive
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Izola
— 1 night
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 4 nights
Shuttle to Trieste, Fly to Nuremberg

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Bovec

— 1 night
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 7th (Tue): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, appreciate the views at Soča Valley, and then explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall.

For photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Bovec trip builder app.

Nuremberg, Germany to Bovec is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. September in Bovec sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can drive to Bled.

Things to do in Bovec

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bohinjsko Jezero (Lake Bohinj & Vogel) and Peričnik Falls (in Mojstrana). Spend the 9th (Thu) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. The adventure continues: hike along Vintgar Gorge, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, head off the coast to Bled Island, and step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle.

For ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Bled sightseeing planning app.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Bled takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Izola.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

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Izola

— 1 night
Located on the Adriatic coast, the old fishing town of Izola draws travelers with the enticing atmosphere of its Mediterranean streets.
On the 12th (Sun), walk around Park Pietro Coppo, get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, then make a trip to Tartini Square, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Izola sightseeing app.

Traveling by car from Bled to Izola takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Bled in September; daily highs in Izola reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Izola

Parks · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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Ljubljana

— 4 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Postojna (Postojna Cave, Predjama Castle, &more) and Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan). Spend the 15th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. The adventure continues: visit Ljubljana Old Town, stroll around Tivoli Park, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, and explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Izola to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Izola in September: high temperatures in Ljubljana hover around 23°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

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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.