8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Bus to Larnaca, Fly to Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Sempeter v Savinjski Dolini
— 1 night
— 2 nights
— 2 nights
Fly to Larnaca, Bus to Paphos


Ljubljana — 2 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 9th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Cankarjevo Nabrežje. On the next day, take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Contemporary History, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Union Experience, then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana online trip maker.

Paphos, Cyprus to Ljubljana is an approximately 12-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus, car, and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paphos to Ljubljana. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Paphos in August; daily highs in Ljubljana reach 31°C and lows reach 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Sempeter v Savinjski Dolini.
Historic Sites · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Outdoors
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Sempeter v Savinjski Dolini — 1 night

On the 11th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Polenek Cultural Heritage House, admire the landmark architecture of The Vovk Mill, and then explore the historical opulence of Castle Komenda.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Sempeter v Savinjski Dolini trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Sempeter v Savinjski Dolini in an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Sempeter v Savinjski Dolini can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Kobarid.
Historic Sites
Side Trips
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Kobarid — 2 nights

At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
On the 12th (Fri), appreciate the views at Soča Valley, make a trip to Italian Charnel House, and then examine the collection at Kobarid Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Boka Waterfall, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Kobarid trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Sempeter v Savinjski Dolini to Kobarid takes 3 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can go by car to Bled.
Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Adventure
Side Trip
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Bled — 2 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
On the 14th (Sun), get great views at Straža Bled, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Mala Osojnica.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Bled day trip planning site.

You can drive from Kobarid to Bled in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bled are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. You'll set off for home on the 15th (Mon).
Outdoors · Parks · Adventure · Tours
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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.