7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia sightseeing planner
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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Bled
— 2 nights
Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
Gornji Grad
— 1 night
— 2 nights


Bled — 2 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Bled is known for nature, historic sites, and adventure. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Vintgar Gorge, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Martin's Parish Church, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Bled Island.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Bled attractions planning app.

Milan, Italy to Bled is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or take a train. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Milan in August, with highs in Bled at 31°C and lows at 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Kranjska Gora.
Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Trails
Side Trip
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Kranjska Gora — 1 night

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
On the 10th (Wed), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna, make a trip to The Russian Chapel, then look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, and finally identify plant and animal life at Planica Valley.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Kranjska Gora trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bled to Kranjska Gora takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to Gornji Grad.
Parks · Wildlife · Nature
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Gornji Grad — 1 night

Gornji Grad is the largest settlement and the administrative centre of the Municipality of Gornji Grad in Slovenia.GeographyIt is located on the Dreta River, a right tributary of the Savinja, in the southeastern foothills of the Kamnik–Savinja Alps, about 36km east of Celje and 55km north of Ljubljana. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): learn more about the world around you at Vulkanija Adventure Park and then take in the awesome beauty at Velika Planina.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Gornji Grad tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Gornji Grad in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can go by car to Postojna.
Museums · Nature · Parks
Side Trips
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Postojna — 2 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, and then visit the horses at Lipica Stud Farm. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sat): explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, then explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, and then examine the collection at Karst Museum.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Postojna journey planner.

Traveling by car from Gornji Grad to Postojna takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.
Nature · Parks · Tours · 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.