10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Foot to Trieste Airport, Train to Gorizia Centrale, Drive to Šempeter pri Gorici Biotehniška šola, Bus to Bovec
— 1 night
Nova Gorica
— 2 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
— 5 nights
Shuttle to Trieste, Fly to Bari


Bovec — 1 night

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 1st (Fri), look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass and then admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley. Here are some ideas for day two: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, then skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Bovec trip planner.

Bari, Italy to Bovec is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight, train, car, and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Bari in September: high temperatures in Bovec hover around 21°C and lows are around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Nova Gorica.
Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Parks
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Nova Gorica — 2 nights

A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): explore the fascinating underground world of Divača Cave, explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Vipava River Spring. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Mon): indulge your taste buds at Winestronaut, then learn about winemaking at Lepa Vida Boutique Winery, and then make a trip to Stazione Transalpina.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Nova Gorica journey maker.

Drive from Bovec to Nova Gorica in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Bovec in September; daily highs in Nova Gorica reach 28°C and lows reach 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Nature · Parks · Wineries · Tours
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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 5th (Tue): explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, and finally admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Nova Gorica to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Nova Gorica in September, expect Bohinjsko Jezero to be slightly colder, temps between 21°C and 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.
Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports
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Ljubljana — 5 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: Prešeren House (in Kranj), Bled (Zipline, Bled Island, &more) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). There's still lots to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, stroll around Tivoli Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Ljubljana online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel back home.
Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Adventure
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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.