7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner

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Postojna
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Bled
— 3 nights
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
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Piran
— 2 nights
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Postojna

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.
To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Postojna trip itinerary maker site.

Trieste, Italy to Postojna is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a train. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Postojna when traveling from Trieste in July, with lows around 17°C. On the 5th (Mon), you're off to Bled.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 5 — 6:

Bled

— 3 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Bled Castle and Church of St John the Baptist. Discover out-of-the-way places like Lake Bohinj and Straža Bled. Change things up with these side-trips from Bled: Kranjska Gora (Tromeja -Triple border, Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary, &more), Bohinjsko Jezero (Savica Waterfall & Vogel) and Planica Valley (in Rateče). There's more to do: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports and hike along Vintgar Gorge.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Bled trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Postojna to Bled in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Bled can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 5 — 8:

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 9th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Cankarjevo Nabrežje, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and finally explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Ljubljana trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Bled to Ljubljana in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Adventure · Tours
Find places to stay Jul 8 — 9:

Piran

— 2 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Benečanka Venetian House, engage your brain at Mediadom Pyrhani, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Marija Snežne Church, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Krstilnica sv.Janeza Krstnika, and finally kick back and relax at Portorož Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Sodna palaca, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Bernardine, see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, take in the exciting artwork at Nika's Tiny House, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Francis of Assisi, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Piran Minorite Monastery.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Piran journey planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Piran takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Ljubljana in July since evenings lows in Piran dip to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 9 — 11:

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.