8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia tour planner
©
Make it your trip
Drive
1
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 day
Drive
2
Bovec
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Piran
— 1 night
Drive
4
Ljubljana
— 3 nights
Drive

S M T W T F S
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23

Bohinjsko Jezero — 1 day

The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj and then take a memorable ride with Vogel.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero route planner.

Budapest, Hungary to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Budapest in September, you will find days in Bohinjsko Jezero are a bit cooler (21°C), and nights are about the same (10°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to drive to Bovec.
more
Nature · Parks · Winter Sports · Transportation
Find places to stay Sep 10 — 11:
Highlights from your trip

Bovec — 3 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Step off the beaten path and head to Virje Waterfall and Soča Valley. Venture out of the city with trips to Walls of Piran (in Piran), Tolmin Gorge (in Tolmin) and Zgornjesavska Valley (in Kranjska Gora). The adventure continues: take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Bovec travel planning app.

You can 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. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to drive to Piran.
more
Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Side Trips
Find places to stay Sep 10 — 13:

Piran — 1 night

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Piran vacation planning tool.

You can drive from Bovec to Piran in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Bovec in September, with highs in Piran at 28°C and lows at 17°C. You will leave for Ljubljana on the 14th (Thu).
more
Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wineries
Find places to stay Sep 13 — 14:

Ljubljana — 3 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Tivoli Park and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, have fun and explore at House of Illusions, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Union Experience.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Ljubljana travel planning website.

Traveling by car from Piran to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Piran in September: high temperatures in Ljubljana hover around 23°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can go by car back home.
more
Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors · Parks
Find places to stay Sep 14 — 17:

Slovenia travel guide

4.2
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.
more