8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Venice Treviso, Train to Tarvisio Boscoverde, Drive to Bovec
— 1 night
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
— 5 nights


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 12th (Wed): appreciate the views at Soča Valley. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: 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.

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Paris, France to Bovec is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight, train, and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Paris in January, expect Bovec to be slightly colder, temps between 2°C and -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Adventure · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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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.
On the 14th (Fri), admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

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Drive from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. January in Bohinjsko Jezero sees daily highs of 2°C and lows of -4°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Transportation
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Ljubljana — 5 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Bled (Zipline, Parasailing & Paragliding, &more), Postojna (Postojna Cave & Predjama Castle) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, Head underground at Pokljuka Gorge, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and get to know the resident critters at ZOO Ljubljana.

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You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In January, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly back home.
Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Nature
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Slovenia travel guide

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.