7 days in Alpine Slovenia & Ljubljana Itinerary

7 days in Alpine Slovenia & Ljubljana Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Bled
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Bled
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bovec
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Shuttle to Trieste, Fly to Catania

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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bled: Bohinjsko Jezero (Church of St John the Baptist, Lake Bohinj, &more). Spend the 14th (Sat) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. There's lots more to do: hike along Vintgar Gorge, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, and admire the striking features of Bled Island.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Bled sightseeing planning tool.

Catania, Italy to Bled is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Catania in August; daily highs in Bled reach 31°C and lows reach 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

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Bovec

— 2 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 16th (Mon), take in breathtaking views at Virje Waterfall, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour. Keep things going the next day: admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall and then see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Bovec travel route 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. August in Bovec sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bovec

Tours · Adventure · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

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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.
On the next day, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, then take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, then snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and finally snap pictures at Dragon Bridge.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Bovec to Ljubljana in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and train; or take a bus. August in Ljubljana sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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