7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Bohinjsko Jezero
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Shuttle to Trieste, Fly to Milan


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 11th (Fri): examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, then appreciate the views at Soča Valley, then admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, and finally witness the site of a historic battle at Ravelnik Open Air Museum. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Fort Hermann, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

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Milan, Italy to Kobarid is an approximately 5-hour car ride. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Milan in August; daily highs in Kobarid reach 28°C and lows reach 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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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 13th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then go from sight to sight with Vogel, and finally admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall.

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You can drive from Kobarid to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 4 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Ljubljana Old Town and Ljubljana Castle. Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Bled (Colnar - Boatman, Bled Island, &more), Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje) and Postojna (Postojna Cave & Predjama Castle). The adventure continues: have some family-friendly fun at Escape Room Enigmarium, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, and snap pictures at Triple Bridge.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Ljubljana trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.
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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.