5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner

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Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
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— 2 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 (Bled Castle, Parasailing & Paragliding, &more), Postojna (Postojna Cave & Predjama Castle) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). Next up on the itinerary: stop by Ljubljana Old Town, take in the views from Dragon Bridge, ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, and contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana road trip app.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Ljubljana. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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Kranjska Gora

— 1 night
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu, then look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Planica Valley.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Kranjska Gora trip site.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daytime highs in Kranjska Gora are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
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— 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 25th (Sun): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

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

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Bovec takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Bovec can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Bovec

Adventure · Tours · Outdoors
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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.