7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia attractions planner

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Make it your trip
Drive
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Bovec
— 1 night
Drive
2
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
3
Ljubljana
— 4 nights
Shuttle to Trieste, Fly to Milan

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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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): explore the activities along Source of the Soča River. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Bovec tour itinerary builder tool.

Milan, Italy to Bovec is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and car. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Milan in August; daily highs in Bovec reach 28°C and lows reach 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bovec

Tours · Adventure · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

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Bohinjsko Jezero

— 1 night
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 11th (Tue): take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero day trip tool.

You can drive from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours
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Ljubljana

— 4 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Bled (Ojstrica, Bled Castle, &more), Postojna (Predjama Castle & Postojna Cave) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

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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.