6 days in Slovenia Itinerary
6 days in Slovenia Itinerary
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Mon, Aug 1 - Sat, Aug 6
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.Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): Head underground at Škocjan Caves, then explore the activities along Cerknica Lake, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Cross Cave. Here are some ideas for day two: Head underground at Postojna Cave, then don't miss a visit to Grotte di Postumia - Park Postojnska jama, and then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle.
To find ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Postojna trip maker site.
Milan, Italy to Postojna is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Milan in August; daily highs in Postojna reach 31°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bled.
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Bled — 3 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.Spend the 5th (Fri) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. There's much more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Vintgar Gorge, get outside with Outdoor Activities, take some stellar pictures from Mala Osojnica, and step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle.
For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Bled trip itinerary builder app.
Traveling by car from Postojna to Bled takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bovec.
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Bovec — 1 night
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.On the 6th (Sat), explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, then get outside with Outdoor Activities, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.
To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Bovec journey planning tool.
Traveling by car from Bled to Bovec takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Bovec can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can go by car back home.
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Slovenia travel guide
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.