8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia journey planner

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
— 4 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
— 1 night
Drive to Tarvisio Boscoverde, Train to Treviso, Fly to Malta



— 4 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje), Bled (Ojstrica, Colnar - Boatman, &more) and Nativity Museum (Muzej jaslic) (in Brezje). There's much more to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana attractions app.

Valletta, Malta to Ljubljana is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Valletta in September, expect nights in Ljubljana to be colder, around 11°C, while days are little chillier, around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 11 — 15:

Bohinjsko Jezero

— 2 nights
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
On the 16th (Thu), take in the awesome beauty at Planina Zajamniki, take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum, then get outside with Outdoor Activities, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Triglav.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Adventure · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 15 — 17:


— 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 18th (Sat): admire the striking features of Church of St. Joseph and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Bovec trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in September, and nighttime lows around 10°C. On the 18th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bovec

Adventure · Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 17 — 18:

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.