17 days in Ljubljana, Bovec & Bled Itinerary

17 days in Ljubljana, Bovec & Bled Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 6 nights
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Bovec
— 5 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 5 nights
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Ljubljana

— 6 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: Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan), Postojna (Postojna Cave & Predjama Castle) and Vinakras Sežana (in Sežana). Spend the 28th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. On the 1st (Sun), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, and stroll around Tivoli Park.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip itinerary site.

Dresden, Germany to Ljubljana is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In July in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

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Bovec

— 5 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bovec: Dobrovo (Vipolže Villa & Bjana), Nadiza (in Kranjska Gora) and Planica Valley (in Rateče). There's lots more to do: get outside with Outdoor Activities, see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, explore the activities along Source of the Soča River, and admire the sheer force of Boka Waterfall.

To see other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Bovec holiday planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bovec in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or take a bus. In August in Bovec, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 3 — 8:

Bled

— 5 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bled: Bohinjsko Jezero (Savica Waterfall, Lake Bohinj, &more), Kranjska Gora (Zelenci Nature Reserve & Vršič Pass) and Three Country Border (in Rateče). Spend the 10th (Tue) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. Next up on the itinerary: hike along Vintgar Gorge, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, explore the fascinating underground world of Pokljuka Gorge, and explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Bled online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Bled takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Bled sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

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