8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Bovec
— 1 night
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
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Ljubljana
— 5 nights

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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 22nd (Wed): paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, then identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Soča Valley, examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Bovec travel route planner.

Ljubljana to Bovec is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bovec

Adventure · Tours · Outdoors · Parks

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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 24th (Fri): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Planina Zajamniki, then admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Bohinjsko Jezero, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Winter Sports · Transportation

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje), Bled (Triglav National Park, St. Martin's Parish Church, &more) and Postojna Cave (in Postojna). There's much more to do: visit Ljubljana Old Town, stroll around Tivoli Park, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, and step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana online route maker.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

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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.