7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia itinerary planner

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Postojna
— 1 day
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
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Bled
— 2 nights
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Bohinjska Bistrica
— 1 night
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Bovec
— 2 nights
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Postojna

— 1 day
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 25th (Wed): explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Cerkev Zalostne Matere bozje.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Postojna driving holiday planner.

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. Traveling from Milan in August, things will get a bit cooler in Postojna: highs are around 31°C and lows about 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Postojna

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): stroll around Tivoli Park, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, then explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, then take in the views from Triple Bridge, and finally visit Ljubljana Old Town.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Postojna to Ljubljana takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Parks · Outdoors · Adventure
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): admire the sheer force of Peričnik Falls, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass. On the 28th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Straža Bled, hike along Vintgar Gorge, then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and finally glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Bled online road trip planner.

Getting from Ljubljana to Bled by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Bled are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to drive to Bohinjska Bistrica.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Bohinjska Bistrica

— 1 night
Bohinjska Bistrica occupies a scenic spot at the foothills of the Julian Alps, near the picturesque Lake Bohinj.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, hit the slopes at Vogel, then explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, and finally get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Bohinjska Bistrica trip planning site.

Bohinjska Bistrica is just a stone's throw from Bled. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjska Bistrica

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Transportation

Side Trip

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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 30th (Mon), explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, then take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, and then get outside with Outdoor Activities. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Italian Charnel House, then examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, then appreciate the views at Soča Valley, and finally explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bovec trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Bohinjska Bistrica to Bovec takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In August in Bovec, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Bovec

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Adventure

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.