8 days in Alpine Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Alpine Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Alpine Slovenia planner

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Drive to Chicago O'Hare International Airport, Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Bled
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Bled
— 4 nights
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Bovec
— 3 nights
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Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Chicago O'Hare International Airport, Drive to Lake Geneva

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Bled

— 4 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 (Church of St John the Baptist, Lake Bohinj, &more). Spend the 19th (Thu) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. There's lots more to do: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Bled trip itinerary planner.

Lake Geneva, USA to Bled is an approximately 17-hour combination of car and flight. You can also fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Lake Geneva to Bled. May in Bled sees daily highs of 68°F and lows of 47°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Trails

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Bovec

— 3 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 23rd (Mon): add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, and then don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, and then explore the ancient world of Tolmin Castle.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Bovec road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Bled to Bovec takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In May in Bovec, expect temperatures between 64°F during the day and 45°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Wed) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Nature

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