14 days in Postojna, Soča Valley & Bled Itinerary

14 days in Postojna, Soča Valley & Bled Itinerary

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Postojna
— 3 nights
2
Tolmin
— 8 nights
3
Bled
— 2 nights

3
nights
Postojna

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum and Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park. Get in touch with nature at Cross Cave and Cerknica Lake. Get out of town with these interesting Postojna side-trips: Snežnik Castle (in Stari Trg pri Lozu), Štanjel (Štanjel Castle & Ferrari Garden) and Gewerkenegg Castle (in Idrija). There's much more to do: Head underground at Planina Cave, whizz through the canopy at Adventure Park, stop by Guštarna, and don't miss a visit to Museo Militare Di Pivka.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Postojna trip site.

Salzburg, Austria to Postojna is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Postojna can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Tolmin.

Things to do in Postojna

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Štanjel, Idrija, Cross Cave, Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park, Cerknica Lake
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Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum ©
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum
Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park ©
Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park
Cross Cave ©
Cross Cave

8
nights
Tolmin

Tolmin ©
At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Soča Valley and Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit. Visiting Virje Waterfall and Koseč Gorges will get you outdoors. Explore Tolmin's surroundings by going to Cerkno (Cerkno Museum & Franja Partisan Hospital), Kojsko (Gonjače Viewing Tower, Šmartno, &more) and Bovec (Bovec Sport Center, Fort Hermann, &more). There's much more to do: explore the activities along The Source of Soca River, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary of the Assumption church, steep yourself in history at Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem), and hike along Krampež Waterfall.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Tolmin road trip planner.

Drive from Postojna to Tolmin in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Postojna in August, plan for a bit warmer nights in Tolmin, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Bled.

Things to do in Tolmin

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bovec, Kobarid, Kojsko, Cerkno, Kanal Bridge
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Bovec Sport Center ©
Bovec Sport Center
Virje Waterfall ©
Virje Waterfall
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley

2
nights
Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): get outside with Ladja Bohinj Tourist Boat, find something for the whole family at Golden Horn Fairyland, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, and finally shake up your sightseeing with TOP AGENCIJA. On the 20th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Zelenci Nature Reserve, thenkick your exploration up a notch at Planica Zipline, and then hit the slopes at Planica Nordic Centre.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Bled vacation planner.

You can take a train from Tolmin to Bled in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Tolmin in August, expect Bled to be slightly colder, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Kranjska Gora, Bohinjsko Jezero, TOP AGENCIJA
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Ladja Bohinj Tourist Boat ©
Ladja Bohinj Tourist Boat
Zelenci Nature Reserve ©
Zelenci Nature Reserve
Planica Nordic Centre ©
Planica Nordic Centre

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