8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 day
— 2 nights
— 5 nights


Bohinjsko Jezero — 1 day

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 4th (Tue): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero tour itinerary site.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv to Bohinjsko Jezero, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Tel Aviv in October, with highs in Bohinjsko Jezero at 16°C and lows at 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to drive to Koper.
Parks · Nature · Transportation · Outdoors
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Koper — 2 nights

A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
On the 5th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Anne's Friary, experience rural life at Fonda Fish Farm, then explore the engaging exhibits at Magical World of Shells Museum, then make a trip to Tartini Square, and finally make a trip to Taverna Koper. On the next day, Head underground at Škocjan Caves, step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Vipava River Spring.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Koper holiday builder site.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Koper takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in October, with highs in Koper at 22°C and lows at 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.
Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums
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Ljubljana — 5 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje), Bled (Spa Park, Bled Island, &more) and Postojna (Guštarna & Postojna Cave). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Ljubljana day trip planner.

You can drive from Koper to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Koper in October, expect Ljubljana to be a bit cooler, temps between 18°C and 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can fly back home.
Tours · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
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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.