6 days in Slovenia Itinerary

6 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia route planner
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Make it your trip
Fly
1
Bled
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Soča
— 1 night
Drive
3
Postojna
— 1 night
Drive
4
Ljubljana
— 1 night
Shuttle to Zagreb, Fly to Lisbon

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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Triglav National Park and Straža Bled. Next up on the itinerary: trek along Vintgar Gorge, admire the landmark architecture of Bled Island, explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, and glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Bled travel route builder app.

Lisbon, Portugal to Bled is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lisbon to Bled due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Lisbon in August, with highs in Bled at 31°C and lows at 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Soča.
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Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature
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Soča — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): explore the activities along Source of the Soča River, make a trip to Šmartno, and then take in panoramic vistas at Gonjače Viewing Tower.

Make your Soča itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Bled to Soča takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Bled in August, Soča is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Postojna.
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Parks · Nature
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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 9th (Tue): Head underground at Postojna Cave, explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Planina Cave.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Postojna trip planner.

You can drive from Soča to Postojna in 1.5 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Soča in August, with highs in Postojna at 31°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.
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Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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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.
On the 10th (Wed), wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, and then step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Ljubljana online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Postojna to Ljubljana takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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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.
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