8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia holiday maker

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Ljubljana
— 3 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 1 night
Drive
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Bovec
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Kiev Zhuliany International Airport

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Ljubljana

— 3 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: Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje) and Bled (Straža Bled, Bled Castle, &more). The adventure continues: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, walk around Tivoli Park, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

To find reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Ljubljana trip planner.

Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine to Ljubljana is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kyiv (Kiev) to Ljubljana. In July, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Trails

Side Trips

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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, view the masterpieces at Nika's Tiny House, walk around Park Pietro Coppo, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then admire the striking features of Mestna loza - Piran, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Port Piran.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Piran trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Piran takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Piran, with lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Piran

Outdoors · Museums · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Bovec

— 2 nights
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 21st (Wed): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then don't miss a visit to Fort Hermann, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, then trek along Krampež Waterfall, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Soča Valley.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Bovec journey builder site.

Drive from Piran to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Piran in July, with highs in Bovec at 29°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 20 — 22:

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 23rd (Fri), explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Bohinjsko Jezero travel route builder website.

You can drive from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks
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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.