7 days in Slovenia Itinerary
7 days in Slovenia Itinerary
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Sun, Mar 20 - Sat, Mar 26
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 20th (Sun), tour the pleasant surroundings at Vintgar Gorge, then browse for gifts or souvenirs at Galerija Mikame, then explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, and finally head off the coast to Bled Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Mon): don't miss a visit to Ajdovska Deklica, ski along the peaceful trails at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Smučarska Šola ASK Kranjska Gora, and finally identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass.
For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Bled trip planner.
Bologna, Italy to Bled is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Bologna in March: high temperatures in Bled hover around 14°C and lows are around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can drive to Bohinjska Bistrica.
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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 22nd (Tue): admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, then hit the slopes at Vogel, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall.
To find traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Bohinjska Bistrica trip itinerary planning site.
Bohinjska Bistrica is just a short distance from Bled. Traveling from Bled in March, expect nights in Bohinjska Bistrica to be about the same, around 0°C, while days are slightly colder, around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Celje.
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Celje — 1 night
An old city with a modern vibe, Celje features a castle and historical town center, surrounded by a green landscpe tailor-made for an exciting and active holiday.Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): walk around Laško Spa Park, don't miss a visit to Celje Water Tower, then stroll around City Park, and finally step into the grandiose world of Celje Castle.
To see maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Celje day trip planner.
You can drive from Bohinjska Bistrica to Celje in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Bohinjska Bistrica in March, plan for a bit warmer days in Celje, with highs around 16°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 3 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Postojna (Postojna Cave, Predjama Castle, &more). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, take in the views from Triple Bridge, and contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.
To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Ljubljana online vacation planner.
You can drive from Celje to Ljubljana in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can go by car back home.
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Slovenia travel guide
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.