8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia vacation planner
Make it your trip
— 4 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
— 2 nights
Drive to Tarvisio Boscoverde, Train to Treviso, Fly to Manchester


Ljubljana — 4 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Venture out of the city with trips to Nativity Museum (Muzej jaslic) (in Brezje), Bled (Parasailing & Paragliding, Triglav National Park, &more) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). The adventure continues: visit Ljubljana Old Town, wander the streets of Metelkova, walk around Tivoli Park, and explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Ljubljana road trip website.

Manchester, UK to Ljubljana is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. In September in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, and finally admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. September in Bohinjsko Jezero sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bovec.
Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Transportation
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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 17th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, then contemplate the waterfront views at Soča Valley, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Joseph, and finally identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the sheer force of Virje Waterfall and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Bovec online journey planner.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Bovec can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Adventure
Side Trips
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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.