6 days in Slovenia Itinerary

6 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia holiday planner

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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 day
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Koper
— 2 nights
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Ljubljana
— 3 nights
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Bohinjsko Jezero

— 1 day
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero travel route planner.

Innsbruck, Austria to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 5-hour car ride. In October, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can drive to Koper.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Transportation
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Koper

— 2 nights
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, kick back and relax at Portorož Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Strunjan Nature Reserve, then admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Koper journey planning website.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Koper takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in October; daily highs in Koper reach 22°C and lows reach 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Koper

Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

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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.
Explore hidden gems such as Nature & Wildlife Tours and Beer Tastings & Tours. Visiting Bled Island and Ljubljanica River will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Bled (Bled Castle & St. Martin's Parish Church). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, take in the views from Triple Bridge, and stop by Ljubljana Old Town.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Ljubljana visit site.

You can drive from Koper to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Koper in October, with highs in Ljubljana at 18°C and lows at 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · 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.