6 days in Slovenia Itinerary

6 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Bus to Bovec
— 1 day
— 1 night
— 4 nights
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 15th (Fri): paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find more things to do and more tourist information, read Bovec online trip itinerary builder.

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. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Naples in July, with highs in Bovec at 29°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can drive to Ptuj.
Adventure · Tours · Outdoors
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Ptuj — 1 night

A tour of Ptuj reveals an old town filled with new experiences.
On the 16th (Sat), step into the grandiose world of Slovenska Bistrica Castle, then make a trip to Church of St. George, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish Church of St. Marija - Ptujskogorska Mother of God, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Prešernova Street.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Ptuj trip planner.

You can drive from Bovec to Ptuj in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. In July, daily temperatures in Ptuj can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.
Historic Sites · Museums
Side Trip
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Ljubljana — 4 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Get some historical perspective at Ljubljana Castle and Bled Island. Escape the urban bustle at Parasailing & Paragliding and Ljubljanica River. Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Bled (Bled Castle, Ojstrica, &more), Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje) and Postojna (Postojna Cave & Predjama Castle). And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and take in the views from Triple Bridge.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana travel route tool.

You can drive from Ptuj to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel back home.
Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
Side Trips
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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.