10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Bled — 4 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Take a break from the city and head to Vintgar Gorge and Parasailing & Paragliding. Your inner history buff will appreciate Bled Island and Bled Castle. Get out of town with these interesting Bled side-trips: Kranjska Gora (Zelenci Nature Reserve & Vršič Pass) and Bohinjsko Jezero (Savica Waterfall, Vogel, &more). Spend the 12th (Fri) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. The adventure continues: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, stroll through Straža Bled, and get great views at Mala Osojnica.

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Barcelona, Spain to Bled is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Expect slightly colder evenings in Bled when traveling from Barcelona in August, with lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive to Bovec.
Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails
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Bovec — 3 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Escape the urban bustle at Zipline and Virje Waterfall. Explore Bovec's surroundings by going to Nadiza (in Kranjska Gora) and Planica Valley (in Rateče). There's much more to do: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, trek along Krampež Waterfall, and admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley.

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Drive from Bled to Bovec in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. August in Bovec sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to drive to Postojna.
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Postojna — 2 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): Head underground at Postojna Cave, then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and then admire the verdant scenery at Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Guštarna and then Head underground at Škocjan Caves.

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Traveling by car from Bovec to Postojna takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can catch the flight 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.