10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner

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Bovec
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Kobarid
— 3 nights
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Škocjan
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Piran
— 3 nights
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Postojna
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
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Bled
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Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Vršič Pass. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass and then admire the sheer force of Boka Waterfall.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Bovec online trip planner.

Zlin, Czech Republic to Bovec is an approximately 7-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. In September, daily temperatures in Bovec can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

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Kobarid

— 3 nights
At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Isonzo as well as Bridge of Napoleon. Visiting Kozjak Waterfall and Tolmin Gorge will get you outdoors. When in Kobarid, make a side trip to see Šmartno in Kojsko, approximately Kojsko away. It doesn't end there: hike along Krampež Waterfall and delve into the distant past at Tolmin Castle.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Kobarid vacation planner.

Kobarid is just a stone's throw from Bovec. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in September, and nighttime lows around 10°C. On the 14th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Škocjan.

Things to do in Kobarid

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 11 — 14:

Škocjan

Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Škocjan Caves. Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves.

Make your Škocjan itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Kobarid to Škocjan by car takes about 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Škocjan

Parks · Nature
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Piran

— 3 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 14th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, walk around Sečovlje Salina Nature Park, then kick back and relax at Portorož Beach, and finally don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Piran vacation tool.

Getting from Škocjan to Piran by car takes about an hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. On the 17th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Postojna.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Postojna

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Predjama Castle as well as Postojna Cave. On the 17th (Fri), Head underground at Postojna Cave and then explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Postojna driving holiday planning site.

Getting from Piran to Postojna by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, Postojna is little chillier than Piran - with highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
Find places to stay Sep 17 — 18:

Ljubljana

— 1 night
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You've now added Ljubljana Old Town to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, then wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, and then snap pictures at Dragon Bridge.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana trip planner.

Getting from Postojna to Ljubljana by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 17 — 18:

Bohinjsko Jezero

— 2 nights
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Prsivec as well as Ukanc Military Cemetery. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, then get great views at Prsivec, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Ukanc Military Cemetery, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist. On the 19th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at Slap Grmečica, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Planina Zajamniki, then get engrossed in the history at Oplen House Museum, then go from sight to sight with Vogel, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in September, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 18 — 20:

Bled

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): get great views at Ojstrica.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Bled driving holiday planner.

Bled is just a short distance from Bohinjsko Jezero. In September, daily temperatures in Bled can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.
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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.