8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): explore the activities along Soča Valley. Here are some ideas for day two: 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.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Bovec travel itinerary planner.

Grenoble, France to Bovec is an approximately 8.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. July in Bovec sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to drive to Piran.
Adventure · Tours · Outdoors · Parks
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Piran — 1 night

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): relax in the rural setting at Fonda Fish Farm, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Piran holiday planner.

Getting from Bovec to Piran by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Bovec in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Piran: highs are around 35°C and lows about 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.
Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Childrens Museums
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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bled (Bled Island, 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, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

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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. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Piran in July: high temperatures in Ljubljana hover around 32°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can catch the flight back home.
Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours
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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.