4 days in Slovenia Itinerary

4 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Bled — 1 night

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 1st (Fri): explore the activities along Lake Bohinj. On the 2nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, trek along Vintgar Gorge, then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and finally fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find maps, photos, and tourist information, read Bled attractions planning app.

Glasgow, UK to Bled is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Glasgow to Bled, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Glasgow in July: high temperatures in Bled hover around 32°C and lows are around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Side Trips
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Ljubljana — 1 night

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, take in the views from Triple Bridge, take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, then get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, and finally step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Bled to Ljubljana takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Postojna.
Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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Postojna — 1 night

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 4th (Mon): Head underground at Postojna Cave and then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Postojna road trip planner.

Getting from Ljubljana to Postojna by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July in Postojna, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to fly back home.
Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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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.