8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
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Tolmin
— 2 nights
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Piran
— 1 night
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Ljubljana

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Step off the beaten path and head to Parasailing & Paragliding and Mala Osojnica. Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Bled (Zipline, St. Martin's Parish Church, &more) and Old Town Centre of Radovljica (in Radovljica). The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, stroll around Tivoli Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and don't miss a visit to Congress Square (Kongresni trg).

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana tour itinerary planning website.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Ljubljana. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Kranjska Gora

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 (Tue): appreciate the views at Zgornjesavska Valley, then identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, then don't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Kranjska Gora itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Kranjska Gora takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
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Bohinjsko Jezero

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 5th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, then get outside with Outdoor Activities, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Bohinjsko Jezero itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Tolmin.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Transportation
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Tolmin

At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): examine the collection at Cheese Museum of Kobarid, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary of the Assumption church. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, then appreciate the views at Soča Valley, and finally explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Tolmin trip maker app.

Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Tolmin by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August, Tolmin is a bit warmer than Bohinjsko Jezero - with highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Tolmin

Adventure · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

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Piran

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, then get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Piran visit planner.

You can drive from Tolmin to Piran in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums

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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.