8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Koper
— 3 nights
Drive

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Ljubljana

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Bled (Mala Osojnica, Bled Island, &more). Spend the 23rd (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, stroll around Tivoli Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip itinerary builder app.

Rome, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or fly. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Rome in December: high temperatures in Ljubljana hover around 5°C and lows are around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 22 — 25:

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum, then take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero online driving holiday planner.

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 December, daily temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can drive to Koper.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 25 — 26:

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Koper

A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Koper: Vipava River Spring (in Vipava), Reservoir Dogs brewery (in Nova Gorica) and Predjama Castle (in Postojna). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, look for gifts at Lisjak - Premium extra virgin olive oil from Slovenian Istria, engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum, and take in the waterfront at Port Piran.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Koper travel route site.

Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Koper by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in December: high temperatures in Koper hover around 13°C and lows are around 3°C. On the 29th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Koper

Breweries & Distilleries · Classes · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

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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.