7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia journey planner
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— 4 nights
— 1 night
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to London


Ljubljana — 4 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje), Bled (Straža Bled, Bled Island, &more) and Pokljuka Gorge (in Krnica). There's much more to do: Head underground at Postojna Cave, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and take in the views from Triple Bridge.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip itinerary planning site.

London, UK to Ljubljana is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Ljubljana. While traveling from London, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Ljubljana, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can go by car to Bovec.
Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors
Side Trips
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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 16th (Sat), get outside with Outdoor Activities and then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Bovec route planner.

Drive from Ljubljana to Bovec in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or take a bus. July in Bovec sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Adventure · Tours · Outdoors
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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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero online tour itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Bohinjsko Jezero are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel back home.
Parks · Nature · Winter Sports · Transportation
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Slovenia travel guide

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.