8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Kobarid
— 1 night
2
Bled
— 2 nights
3
Ljubljana
— 1 night
4
Piran
— 3 nights

1
night
Kobarid

At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): scramble along the landscape with Alpin Action, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and then admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley.

Plan trip to Kobarid with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Nuremberg, Germany to Kobarid is an approximately 6.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. In August, daily temperatures in Kobarid can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can drive to Bled.

Things to do in Kobarid

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trip

Bovec
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Zipline
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley
Alpin Action ©
Alpin Action

2
nights
Bled

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 18th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Triglav National Park. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Vintgar Gorge, head off the coast to Bled Island, then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and finally scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Bled road trip website.

You can drive from Kobarid to Bled in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In August in Bled, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trip

Vintgar Gorge
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Triglav National Park ©
Triglav National Park
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle

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Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 20th (Thu), take in the views from Dragon Bridge, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, take in the views from Triple Bridge, stop by Ljubljana Old Town, then get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, and finally explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana vacation planning app.

Getting from Bled to Ljubljana by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Nature
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle
Triple Bridge ©
Triple Bridge

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Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Explore Piran's surroundings by going to Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan), Military Museum Tabor (in Lokev) and Postojna (Postojna Cave & Predjama Castle). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, shop like a local with Nika's Tiny House, admire the striking features of Taverna Koper, and get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Piran online holiday builder.

Drive from Ljubljana to Piran in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Piran, with lows of 20°C. On the 23rd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Piran

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Koper, Postojna, Škocjan Caves, Military Museum Tabor
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Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves

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