8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia travel planner
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Make it your trip
Fly
1
Bled
— 1 night
Drive
2
Srednja vas v Bohinju
— 1 night
Drive
3
Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
Drive
4
Bovec
— 1 night
Drive
5
Piran
— 1 night
Drive
6
Postojna
— 1 night
Drive
7
Ljubljana
— 1 night
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Bled — 1 night

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Triglav National Park. On the 2nd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head off the coast to Bled Island, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Vintgar Gorge, then explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, and finally fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Bled travel itinerary planner.

Paris, France to Bled is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Bled are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Srednja vas v Bohinju.
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Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature
Side Trip
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Srednja vas v Bohinju — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, then admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, and finally hit the slopes at Vogel.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Srednja vas v Bohinju trip maker.

Srednja vas v Bohinju is very close to Bled. In September, daytime highs in Srednja vas v Bohinju are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kranjska Gora.
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Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports
Side Trip
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Kranjska Gora — 1 night

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): explore the activities along Lake Jasna, identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, then make a trip to Three Country Border, and finally glide through natural beauty at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Kranjska Gora trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Srednja vas v Bohinju to Kranjska Gora takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in September, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bovec.
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Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Nature
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Bovec — 1 night

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 5th (Mon): kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then examine the collection at Kobarid Museum.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Bovec day trip website.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Bovec takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Bovec, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Piran.
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Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Museums
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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.
On the 6th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, then get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Piran trip planner.

Drive from Bovec to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Bovec in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Piran: highs are around 28°C and lows about 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to drive to Postojna.
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Museums · Childrens Museums
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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.
On the 7th (Wed), explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Cerknica Lake.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Postojna trip app.

Drive from Piran to Postojna in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Piran in September; daily highs in Postojna reach 24°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 1 night

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 8th (Thu): visit Ljubljana Old Town, then take in the views from Triple Bridge, then snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, and finally explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle.

To find traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Ljubljana journey planning site.

You can drive from Postojna to Ljubljana in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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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.
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