6 days in Slovenia Itinerary

6 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia sightseeing planner
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Shuttle
1
Ljubljana
— 1 night
Drive
2
Bled
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
Drive
4
Piran
— 1 night
Drive

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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 17th (Sun): walk around Tivoli Park.

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

Trieste, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 1-hour shuttle ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Trieste in July since evenings lows in Ljubljana dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bled.
Neighborhoods · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
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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.
On the 19th (Tue), hit the slopes at Straža Bled, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and finally trek along Vintgar Gorge.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Bled trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Ljubljana to Bled by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July in Bled, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kranjska Gora.
Outdoors · Parks · Adventure · Tours
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 21st (Thu): explore the activities along Lake Jasna, make a trip to The Russian Chapel, then look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, then don't miss a visit to Ajdovska Deklica, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Zelenci Nature Reserve.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Kranjska Gora online travel route builder.

You can drive from Bled to Kranjska Gora in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Kranjska Gora are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Piran.
Parks · Nature · Wildlife
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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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, then kick back and relax at Portorož Beach, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Piran day trip planning tool.

Drive from Kranjska Gora to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Kranjska Gora in July: high temperatures in Piran hover around 35°C and lows are around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.
Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Side Trip
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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.