7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia sightseeing planner
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Fly to Zagreb, Shuttle to Ljubljana
— 3 nights
— 1 night
— 2 nights
Drive to Tarvisio Boscoverde, Train to Klagenfurt Hbf, Fly to Copenhagen


Ljubljana — 3 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Step off the beaten path and head to Lake Bohinj and Union Experience. Venture out of the city with trips to Bled (Zipline & Parasailing & Paragliding). There's still lots to do: stroll around Tivoli Park, get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting, and contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Ljubljana day trip planner.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Ljubljana is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also fly; or drive. When traveling from Copenhagen in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Ljubljana: temperatures range from 31°C by day to 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Piran.
Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Outdoors · Adventure
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Piran — 1 night

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 (Wed): try your luck at Casino Riviera, don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Piran trip maker app.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Piran in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in August, plan for a bit warmer nights in Piran, with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to drive to Bovec.
Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Casinos
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Bovec — 2 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 11th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House, examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, and then admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall. On the 12th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Bovec road trip site.

Traveling by car from Piran to Bovec takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Piran in August: high temperatures in Bovec hover around 28°C and lows are around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Historic Sites
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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.