6 days in Soča Valley, Ljubljana & Bled Itinerary

6 days in Soča Valley, Ljubljana & Bled Itinerary

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Bovec
— 1 night
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Bled
— 2 nights
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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.
Soča Valley has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Bovec day trip planning site.

New York City, USA to Bovec is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 6 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from New York City in May, with highs in Bovec at 64°F and lows at 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Nature
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Ljubljana

— 2 nights
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 22nd (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, then snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge. On the next day, Head underground at Postojna Cave, step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Ljubljana day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Ljubljana takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 68°F, and evening lows to 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

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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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Triglav National Park. On the next day, stroll through Vintgar Gorge, then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Bled trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Bled can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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