7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Bohinjsko Jezero
Bohinjsko Jezero
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— 3 nights
Shuttle to Zagreb, Fly to Madrid


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 18th (Mon), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj. Keep things going the next day: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, then take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, and finally admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip planner.

Madrid, Spain to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Madrid in July, expect Bohinjsko Jezero to be a bit cooler, temps between 29°C and 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to drive to Bovec.
Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports
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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Boka Waterfall, take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Bovec road trip planning app.

Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. July in Bovec sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can drive to Koper.
Nature · Parks · Tours · Adventure
Side Trip
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Koper — 1 night

A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
On the 21st (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, then don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, and finally get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Koper trip itinerary planning website.

Drive from Bovec to Koper in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Bovec in July; daily highs in Koper reach 35°C and lows reach 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.
Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums
Side Trip
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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.
Visit Old Town Centre of Radovljica and St. Martin's Parish Church for their historical value. Escape the urban bustle at Straža Bled and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Dedicate the 24th (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, walk around Tivoli Park, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Union Experience, and explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Ljubljana trip site.

Traveling by car from Koper to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Koper in July, things will get little chillier in Ljubljana: highs are around 32°C and lows about 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.
Tours · Wineries · Historic Sites · Parks
Side Trips
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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.