5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia holiday planner
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Make it your trip
Fly
1
Bled
— 1 night
Train
2
Tolmin
— 1 night
Drive
3
Škocjan
— 1 night
Drive
4
Ljubljana
— 1 night
Fly

S M T W T F S
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16
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19
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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.
On the 16th (Tue), scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, then hike along Vintgar Gorge, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Bled Island.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Bled route app.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Bled is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Sao Paulo to Bled due to the time zone difference. In August in Bled, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Tolmin.
Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Tours
Side Trip
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Tolmin — 1 night

At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, and then take in the awesome beauty at Vogel.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Tolmin tour itinerary site.

Getting from Bled to Tolmin by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Tolmin when traveling from Bled in August, with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to drive to Škocjan.
Parks · Nature · Winter Sports · Transportation
Side Trips
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Škocjan — 1 night

Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Škocjan holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Tolmin to Škocjan takes 1.5 hours. You'll set off for Ljubljana on the 18th (Thu).
Parks · Nature · Fun & Games
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, don't miss a visit to Ljubljana Castle, then explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, then snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and finally take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town.

To find more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Ljubljana road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Škocjan to Ljubljana takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.
Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
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Slovenia travel guide

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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.