16 days in Bovec, Postojna & Bled Itinerary

16 days in Bovec, Postojna & Bled Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana, Bus to Bovec
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Bovec
— 4 nights
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Postojna
— 5 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 6 nights
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Bovec

— 4 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bovec: Tolmin (Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit, Tolmin Gorge, &more), Nadiza (in Kranjska Gora) and Planica Valley (in Rateče). There's still lots to do: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, appreciate the views at Soča Valley, and don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Bovec day trip site.

Brussels, Belgium to Bovec is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. August in Bovec sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can go by car to Postojna.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Adventure

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Postojna

— 5 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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Postojna: Hg Smeltery (in Idrija), Franja Partisan Hospital (in Cerkno) and Lipica Stud Farm (in Lipica). And it doesn't end there: explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, take in the exciting artwork at Tourist Information Centre - Galerija, brush up on your military savvy at Military Museum Tabor, and step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Postojna trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Postojna takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In August, daily temperatures in Postojna can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Bled

— 6 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Bring the kids along to Lake Bohinj and Parasailing & Paragliding. Change things up with these side-trips from Bled: Kranjska Gora (Vršič Pass & Lake Jasna), Bohinjsko Jezero (Savica Waterfall, Vogel, &more) and Oplen House Museum (in Srednja vas v Bohinju). Spend the 16th (Mon) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. There's lots more to do: trek along Vintgar Gorge, stroll through Straža Bled, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and Head underground at Pokljuka Gorge.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Bled route website.

Getting from Postojna to Bled by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

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