5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
— 3 nights
— 1 night
Bus to Trieste, Fly to Rome


Ljubljana — 3 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Bled (St. Martin's Parish Church, Parasailing & Paragliding, &more), Postojna Cave (in Postojna) and Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan). The adventure continues: stop by Ljubljana Old Town, get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, and find something for the whole family at Escape Room Enigmarium.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana tour planning app.

Rome, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or fly. In August, Ljubljana is a bit cooler than Rome - with highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bovec.
Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors
Side Trips
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Bovec — 1 night

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks and then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Bovec trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bovec takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bovec are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel back home.
Outdoors · Adventure · Tours
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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.