7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia planner

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Make it your trip
Drive
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Piran
— 1 day
Drive
2
Divača
— 1 night
Drive
3
Kobarid
— 1 night
Drive
4
Postojna
— 1 night
Drive
5
Ljubljana
— 1 night
Drive
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Bled
— 2 nights
Shuttle to Trieste, Fly to Ancona

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Piran

— 1 day
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 18th (Wed), make a trip to Walls of Piran, make a trip to Tartini Square, and then learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Piran trip planner.

Ancona, Italy to Piran is an approximately 6-hour car ride. In August in Piran, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can go by car to Divača.

Things to do in Piran

Museums · Childrens Museums
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Divača

— 1 night
Divača is a large nucleated village in the Littoral region of Slovenia, near the Italian border. Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): awaken your taste buds at Vino Zorz, explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, and then learn about all things military at Military Museum Tabor.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Divača trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Piran to Divača by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August in Divača, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Divača

Parks · Nature · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

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Kobarid

— 1 night
At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): appreciate the views at Soča Valley, examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Kobarid trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Divača to Kobarid in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Divača in August: high temperatures in Kobarid hover around 28°C and lows are around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Kobarid

Tours · Adventure · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

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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.
On the 21st (Sat), Head underground at Postojna Cave, then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Planina Cave.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Postojna trip itinerary builder tool.

Drive from Kobarid to Postojna in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Postojna can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Ljubljana

— 1 night
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 22nd (Sun), wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, then explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Ljubljana road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Postojna to Ljubljana takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
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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.
On the 23rd (Mon), step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, then trek along Vintgar Gorge, then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and finally fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour. On the 24th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Triglav National Park.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bled online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

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.