8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner

Make it your trip
— 4 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
— 1 night
— 1 night
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Seville



— 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 Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje), Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan) and Bled (St. Martin's Parish Church, Bled Castle, &more). The adventure continues: visit Ljubljana Old Town, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and have fun and explore at House of Illusions.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip builder.

Seville, Spain to Ljubljana is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Seville in July, with highs in Ljubljana at 32°C and lows at 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

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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 12th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, then take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, and finally admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero journey builder app.

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 July, daily temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Transportation
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— 1 night
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 13th (Tue), take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, don't miss a visit to Fort Hermann, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Bovec travel route planner.

Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Bovec

Tours · Outdoors · Adventure
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— 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 14th (Wed): explore the engaging exhibits at Magical World of Shells Museum and then make a trip to Tartini Square.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Piran tour itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Bovec to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bovec in July: high temperatures in Piran hover around 35°C and lows are around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Piran

Childrens Museums · Museums
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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.