7 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Postojna
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
Drive
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Bled
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
Drive
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Bohinjska Bistrica
— 1 day
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Ljubljana — 2 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): go all around town with Ljubljana Free Tour, admire the striking features of Seminary Palace and Library, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas. On your second day here, visit Ljubljana Old Town.

To find photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Ljubljana trip itinerary maker app.

Brussels, Belgium to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Brussels in August: highs in Ljubljana hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Postojna.
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Postojna

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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): Head underground at Postojna Cave and then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle.

To see ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Postojna trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Postojna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Postojna can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 1 night

On the 9th (Wed), contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip planner.

Drive from Postojna to Ljubljana in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to drive to Bled.
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Bled

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Vintgar Gorge, then head off the coast to Bled Island, and then engage your brain at Museum of Pharmacy and Alchemy.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Bled day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Bled are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): wander the streets of Metelkova.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Ljubljana trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Bled to Ljubljana in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to drive to Bohinjska Bistrica.
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Bohinjska Bistrica — 1 day

Bohinjska Bistrica occupies a scenic spot at the foothills of the Julian Alps, near the picturesque Lake Bohinj.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): admire the natural beauty at University Botanic Gardens Ljubljana, then admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

For maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Bohinjska Bistrica day trip website.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bohinjska Bistrica in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. August in Bohinjska Bistrica sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 2 nights

On the 12th (Sat), make a trip to Ljubljana Castle.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Ljubljana tour planner.

You can drive from Bohinjska Bistrica to Ljubljana in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. On the 13th (Sun), you'll travel back home.
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Slovenia travel guide

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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.
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