5 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Bus to Bovec
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Shuttle to Trieste, Fly to Naples


Bovec — 1 day

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Bovec road trip planning app.

Naples, Italy to Bovec is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and car; or drive. Traveling from Naples in April, things will get slightly colder in Bovec: highs are around 16°C and lows about 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can go by car to Piran.
Adventure · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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Piran — 1 night

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): make a trip to Tartini Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum, then make a trip to Walls of Piran, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Piran tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bovec to Piran in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Bovec in April; daily highs in Piran reach 21°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.
Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums
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Ljubljana — 3 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Popular historic sites such as Franciscan Church of the Annunciation and Cathedral of St. Nicholas are in your itinerary. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Lake Bohinj. Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Bled (Parasailing & Paragliding & St. Martin's Parish Church). The adventure continues: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, walk around Tivoli Park, and explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Ljubljana trip planning app.

Drive from Piran to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Piran in April, Ljubljana is slightly colder at night with lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · 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.