7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Bus to Larnaca, Fly to Bled
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Bled
— 1 night
Drive
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Kobarid
— 1 night
Drive
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Solčava
— 1 night
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 3 nights
Fly to Larnaca, Bus to Paphos

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Bled

— 1 night
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
On the 9th (Tue), admire the striking features of Bled Island, 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 traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Bled road trip planning tool.

Paphos, Cyprus to Bled is an approximately 12-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus, car, and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paphos to Bled due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Paphos in August; daily highs in Bled reach 31°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Adventure

Side Trip

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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 10th (Wed): explore the activities along Soča Valley, then examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Kobarid road trip tool.

Getting from Bled to Kobarid by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. August in Kobarid sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Solčava.

Things to do in Kobarid

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

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Solčava

— 1 night
Visit Solcava to discover a region near the Austrian border where a drive down a panoramic road delivers some of the best views in Europe.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Rinka Waterfall, then experience rural life at Logar Valley Landscape Park, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Mary of the Snow.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Solčava online vacation planner.

You can drive from Kobarid to Solčava in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August in Solčava, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Solčava

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 10 — 11:

Ljubljana

— 3 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 12th (Fri): ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, make a trip to Ljubljana Castle, then contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, then take in the views from Triple Bridge, and finally wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town. On the 13th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: Head underground at Postojna Cave, explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Ljubljana driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Solčava to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. In August in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. On the 14th (Sun), you're off to home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · 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.