8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
— 4 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
— 2 nights
Bus to Trieste, Fly to Rome



— 4 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: Bled (Ojstrica, Bled Island, &more), Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje) and Predjama Castle (in Postojna). Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and snap pictures at Dragon Bridge.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Ljubljana online trip itinerary builder.

Rome, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in July, expect Ljubljana to be slightly colder, temps between 32°C and 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 20 — 24:

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 25th (Sun), admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, then take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, then admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To see reviews and tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero day trip app.

Drive from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Transportation · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 24 — 25:


— 2 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 26th (Mon), admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, then contemplate the waterfront views at Source of the Soča River, and then identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Bovec day trip planning site.

Drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bovec

Tours · Parks · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 25 — 27:

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.