8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip itinerary planner

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Shuttle
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Ljubljana
— 4 nights
Drive
2
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Bovec
— 2 nights
Drive

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Ljubljana

— 4 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Lake Petelinje (in Pivka), Predjama Castle (in Postojna) and Bled (Triglav National Park, Straža Bled, &more). There's much more to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Vintgar Gorge.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana vacation maker website.

Prague, Czech Republic to Ljubljana is an approximately 6-hour shuttle ride. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · 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 (Thu): explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, and finally admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero itinerary site.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August in Bohinjsko Jezero, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Transportation
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): take in breathtaking views at Virje Waterfall, then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, then contemplate the waterfront views at Soča Valley, and then don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Bovec trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. August in Bovec sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Bovec

Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Parks

Side Trip

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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.