8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Bus to Bovec
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Bovec
— 1 night
Drive
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Bled
— 3 nights
Drive
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Postojna
— 1 night
Drive
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Kobarid
— 1 night
Drive
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Mojstrana
— 1 night
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Rome

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): paddle through the water 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 12th (Fri): explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall and then appreciate the views at Soča Valley.

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Rome, Italy to Bovec is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train and car; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Rome in August, with highs in Bovec at 28°C and lows at 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to drive to Bled.
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Bled — 3 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
On the 13th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, then take in the dramatic natural features at Vintgar Gorge, and finally step off the mainland to explore Bled Island.

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You can drive from Bovec to Bled in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August in Bled, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Postojna.
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Postojna — 1 night

With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
On the 15th (Mon), step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle and then get engrossed in the history at The Secret Rooms of Hotel Jama. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Tue): Head underground at Postojna Cave, explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, and then visit the horses at Lipica Stud Farm.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Postojna trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bled to Postojna takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Postojna can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Kobarid.
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Kobarid — 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall and then examine the collection at Kobarid Museum.

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You can drive from Postojna to Kobarid in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August in Kobarid, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Mojstrana.
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Mojstrana — 1 night

Take a trip to Mojstrana to use the town as a convenient base for explorations into the Julian Alps.
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Drive from Kobarid to Mojstrana in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Mojstrana are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to go by car back home.
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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.
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