8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia visit planner

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Murska Sobota
— 1 day
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Črna na Koroškem
— 1 night
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Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
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Bled
— 1 night
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Žužemberk
— 1 night
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Kočevje
— 1 day
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Cerknica
— 1 night
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Murska Sobota

— 1 day
Murska Sobota features that distinctive charm of a small town in picturesque Central Europe.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): relax in the rural setting at Farm Firbas, then appreciate the history behind Monument to Victory, then enjoy breathtaking views from Vinarium Tower, and finally make a trip to Muse Erato.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Murska Sobota day trip site.

Ljubljana to Murska Sobota is an approximately 2-hour car ride. August in Murska Sobota sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Črna na Koroškem.

Things to do in Murska Sobota

Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Črna na Koroškem

— 1 night
Črna na Koroškem is a town in northern Slovenia. On the 19th (Wed), appreciate the history behind Plečnik Monument, then examine the collection at Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Black Hole Trail.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Črna na Koroškem travel planner.

Traveling by car from Murska Sobota to Črna na Koroškem takes 2.5 hours. August in Črna na Koroškem sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Črna na Koroškem

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Museums

Side Trip

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Kranjska Gora

— 2 nights
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 20th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Slovenian Alpine Museum, then admire the sheer force of Peričnik Falls, then admire the sheer force of Martuljek Waterfalls, and finally appreciate the views at Zgornjesavska Valley. Here are some ideas for day two: glide through natural beauty at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline, then look for all kinds of wild species at Zelenci Nature Reserve, then see the interesting displays at Liznjekova house, and finally make a trip to Tromeja -Triple border.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Kranjska Gora trip planner.

Traveling by car from Črna na Koroškem to Kranjska Gora takes 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Kranjska Gora are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Museums · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 19 — 21:

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, then stroll through Vogel, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can drive to Bled.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Transportation
Find places to stay Aug 21 — 22:

Bled

— 1 night
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): stroll through Vintgar Gorge, take some stellar pictures from Mala Osojnica, then head off the coast to Bled Island, and finally fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Bled trip itinerary builder site.

Bled is very close to Bohinjsko Jezero. In August, daytime highs in Bled are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Žužemberk.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Adventure

Side Trip

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Žužemberk

— 1 night
Žužemberk, is a town and a municipality in the Dinaric Alps of Slovenia, located south-east of the Slovenian capital of Ljubljana. For other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Žužemberk online road trip planner.

You can drive from Bled to Žužemberk in 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. You'll set off for Kočevje on the 24th (Mon).

Things to do in Žužemberk

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums
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Kočevje

— 1 day
Together with the Krokar primeval forest, which is inscribed in the UNESCO World Heritage List, the Kočevje Region makes for a truly mystical forest landscape.
On the 24th (Mon), take some stellar pictures from Veliki Rog, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Kočevje, and then see the interesting displays at Kočevje Regional Museum in Šeškov House.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Kočevje trip planner.

Getting from Žužemberk to Kočevje by car takes about an hour. Traveling from Žužemberk in August, Kočevje is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Cerknica.

Things to do in Kočevje

Parks · Nature · Museums
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Cerknica

— 1 night
Cerknica invites travelers to explore the natural treasures of Slovenia's countryside.
On the 25th (Tue), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Slivnica, then don't miss a visit to Lake Bloke, then explore the fascinating underground world of Cross Cave, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Cerknica Lake.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Cerknica online day trip planner.

Getting from Kočevje to Cerknica by car takes about an hour. Traveling from Kočevje in August, things will get slightly colder in Cerknica: highs are around 31°C and lows about 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cerknica

Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 24 — 25:

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.