7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia travel 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.
Popular historic sites such as Old Town Centre of Radovljica and St. Martin's Parish Church are in your itinerary. Step off the beaten path and head to Parasailing & Paragliding and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Bled (Bled Castle, Bled Island, &more) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, make a trip to Ljubljana Castle, take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, and take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana online tour itinerary builder.

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. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from London in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Ljubljana, with highs around 29°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can go by car to Bovec.
Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Wildlife
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, and then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Bovec trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bovec takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Adventure · Tours · Outdoors · Museums
Side Trip
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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.
On the 2nd (Sat), admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

For reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Bohinjsko Jezero, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports
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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.