7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia visit planner

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Bovec
— 1 night
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Bled
— 2 nights
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Postojna
— 1 night
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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.
On the 23rd (Mon), kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall and then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

For other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Bovec trip itinerary maker app.

Chavornay, Switzerland to Bovec is an approximately 9-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · 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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Triglav National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: hike along Vintgar Gorge and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Bled trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Bovec to Bled by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Bled sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Nature

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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Ljubljana travel itinerary planner.

Drive from Bled to Ljubljana in 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 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, and then explore the galleries of Military Museum Tabor.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Postojna visit planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Postojna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. On the 29th (Sun), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature · Parks · Museums

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.