8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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— 4 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
— 2 nights


Ljubljana — 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: Postojna Cave (in Postojna), Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje) and Bled (Triglav National Park, Bled Castle, &more). There's still lots to do: visit Ljubljana Old Town, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, admire nature's wide array of creatures at ZOO Ljubljana, and explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip builder site.

Innsbruck, Austria to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. June in Ljubljana sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
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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 21st (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, hit the slopes at Vogel, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero travel planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bovec.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, then make a trip to Three Country Border, and then admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley. On the 23rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then get outside with Outdoor Activities, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Bovec trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June in Bovec, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to drive back home.
Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Parks
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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.