5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia travel planner

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Make it your trip
Fly to Klagenfurt, Shuttle to Bled
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Bled
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
Drive
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Postojna
— 1 night
Drive
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Soča
— 1 day
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Vienna

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Bled

— 2 nights
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 7th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Triglav National Park. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head off the coast to Bled Island, then stroll through Vintgar Gorge, then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Bled trip planner.

Vienna, Austria to Bled is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or take a bus. September in Bled sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Trails

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 7 — 9:

Ljubljana

— 1 night
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 9th (Thu), step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, then take in the views from Triple Bridge, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip planning tool.

You can drive from Bled to Ljubljana in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, then explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, and then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Postojna trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Postojna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September in Postojna, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Soča.

Things to do in Postojna

Historic Sites · Wineries · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 10 — 11:

Soča

— 1 day
On the 11th (Sat), walk around Sabotin Park Miru.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Soča online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Postojna to Soča takes 1.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Postojna in September; daily highs in Soča reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Soča

Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 11 — 12:

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.