8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia tour planner

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Ljubljana
— 4 nights
Shuttle
2
Maribor
— 1 night
Drive
3
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
4
Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Brussels

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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 Bled (Bled Island, Galerija Mikame, &more), Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje) and Krvavec (in Cerklje). And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, and take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip itinerary planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In February, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 5°C, while nighttime lows are -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can take a shuttle to Maribor.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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Maribor

— 1 night
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): stop by Vino Valdhuber, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Mariborsko Pohorje Ski Resort, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at Perfect Body.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Maribor visit planner.

Traveling by shuttle from Ljubljana to Maribor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Maribor can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Maribor

Shopping · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Spas

Side Trip

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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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, then catch a ride on Vogel, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Planina Zajamniki, and finally get engrossed in the history at Oplen House Museum.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Bohinjsko Jezero online itinerary planner.

Drive from Maribor to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Maribor in February, plan for slightly colder days in Bohinjsko Jezero, with highs around 3°C, while nights are about the same with lows around -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Kranjska Gora

— 1 night
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
On the 11th (Fri), look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, then ski along the peaceful trails at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline, and then hit the slopes at Smučarska Šola ASK Kranjska Gora.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Kranjska Gora driving holiday planning app.

Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in February, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Wildlife
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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.