8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Bohinjsko Jezero
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— 3 nights


Bled — 1 night

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 24th (Sun): Head underground at Pokljuka Gorge, walk around Spa Park, and then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Vintgar Gorge, then awaken your taste buds at Wine Tasting Bled, then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and finally step off the mainland to explore Bled Island.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Bled online trip builder.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Bled is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Bled are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Parks · Tours · Outdoors · Nature
Side Trips
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Bohinjsko Jezero — 1 night

The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Oplen House Museum, go from sight to sight with Vogel, then take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Ukanc Military Cemetery, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary maker app.

Bohinjsko Jezero is very close to Bled. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in April, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bovec.
Nature · Parks · Transportation · Winter Sports
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Bovec — 1 night

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 (Wed): sample the tasty concoctions at Thirsty River Brewing, then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Bovec itinerary planner.

Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In April in Bovec, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 4°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Škocjan.
Adventure · Tours · Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries
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Škocjan — 1 night

Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
On the 28th (Thu), Head underground at Škocjan Caves.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Škocjan tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Škocjan takes 2 hours. On the 28th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 3 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Postojna (Postojna Cave & Predjama Castle). And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and take in the views from Triple Bridge.

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Getting from Škocjan to Ljubljana by car takes about an hour. In April, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can catch the flight back home.
Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods · Nature
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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.