8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Zagreb, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 3 nights
Drive
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Postojna
— 1 night
Drive
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Koper
— 1 night
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to St. Petersburg

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Ljubljana

— 2 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, make a trip to Ljubljana Castle, ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, then wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, then snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

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St. Petersburg, Russia to Ljubljana is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from St. Petersburg to Ljubljana, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from St. Petersburg in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Ljubljana, with highs around 29°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Neighborhoods
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Bled

— 3 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bled: Mostnica Gorge (in Stara Fužina) and Bohinjsko Jezero (Vogel & Lake Bohinj). Spend the 22nd (Tue) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. There's much more to do: trek along Vintgar Gorge, step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle.

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Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. June in Bled sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

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Postojna

— 1 night
With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, and then explore the activities along Cerknica Lake.

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Traveling by car from Bled to Postojna takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Postojna can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can go by car to Koper.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Koper

— 1 night
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
On the 25th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Strunjan Nature Reserve, get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, then make a trip to Tartini Square, and finally identify plant and animal life at Škocjanski Zatok Nature Reserve.

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Traveling by car from Postojna to Koper takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Postojna in June, plan for a bit warmer nights in Koper, with lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Koper

Wildlife · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

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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.