8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bled
— 1 night
2
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
3
Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
4
Bovec
— 1 night
5
Piran
— 1 night
6
Ljubljana
— 2 nights

1
night
Bled

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
On the 16th (Sun), skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Bled day trip planning app.

Brussels, Belgium to Bled is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Brussels in August, expect nights in Bled to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Jalen's Birth House, Vintgar Gorge
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle

1
night
Bohinjsko Jezero

Bohinjsko Jezero ©
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
On the 18th (Tue), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, thenhead outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To find maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Bohinjsko Jezero tour planner.

Traveling by car from Bled to Bohinjsko Jezero takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bohinjsko Jezero are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Vogel ©
Vogel
Savica Waterfall ©
Savica Waterfall

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night
Kranjska Gora

Kranjska Gora ©
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Planica Valley, thenidentify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna.

For other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Kranjska Gora attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Kranjska Gora can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass
Lake Jasna ©
Lake Jasna
Planica Valley ©
Planica Valley

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night
Bovec

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 20th (Thu): examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Bovec travel planner.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Bovec in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bovec are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Bovec

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

Kobarid Museum
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Zipline
Kayaking & Canoeing
Kobarid Museum ©
Kobarid Museum

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night
Piran

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, admire the striking features of Benečanka Venetian House, stop by Nika's Tiny House, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Piran Minorite Monastery, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Piran journey planner.

You can drive from Bovec to Piran in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from Bovec in August, expect Piran to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Tours Outdoors Museums
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum

2
nights
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 22nd (Sat), explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, Head underground at Postojna Cave, and then awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun): take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, take in the views from Triple Bridge, ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, thenstep into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip planner.

Traveling by car from Piran to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Piran in August; daily highs in Ljubljana reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Nature

Side Trips

Postojna, Wine Tours & Tastings
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Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle

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