8 days in Alpine Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Alpine Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Bus to Bovec
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Bovec
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 5 nights
Shuttle to Venice, Fly to Philadelphia

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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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the views at Soča Valley, then examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, and then make a trip to Italian Charnel House.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Bovec sightseeing planner.

Philadelphia, USA to Bovec is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Philadelphia to Bovec. Traveling from Philadelphia in December, expect Bovec to be a bit cooler, temps between 38°F and 27°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Adventure · Tours

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Bled

— 5 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bled: Bohinjsko Jezero (Savica Waterfall, Vogel, &more). Spend the 31st (Fri) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, browse for gifts or souvenirs at Galerija Mikame, take some stellar pictures from Ojstrica, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

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You can drive from Bovec to Bled in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In December, daytime highs in Bled are 40°F, while nighttime lows are 26°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

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