8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner

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Ljubljana
— 1 night
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Soča
— 1 night
Drive
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Bovec
— 1 night
Drive
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Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
Drive
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Bled
— 2 nights
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
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Ljubljana

— 1 night
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Rinka Waterfall as well as Balonarski Center Barje. Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Rinka Waterfall, then get outside with Balonarski Center Barje, and then take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town. Keep things going the next day: snap pictures at Triple Bridge, then Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip itinerary maker website.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Ljubljana is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Tel Aviv to Ljubljana is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Tel Aviv, expect a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Ljubljana, ranging from highs of 31°C to lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Soča.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors

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Soča

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): explore the stunning scenery at Great Soča Gorge, then contemplate the waterfront views at Source of the Soča River, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Joseph.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Soča route planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Soča in 2 hours. Traveling from Ljubljana in August, plan for a bit warmer nights in Soča, with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Bovec.

Things to do in Soča

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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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.
On the 13th (Fri), admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, then explore the activities along Soča Valley, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Bovec visit planning site.

You can drive from Soča to Bovec in 1.5 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Soča in August: high temperatures in Bovec hover around 28°C and lows are around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can go by car to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Tours · Adventure

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Kranjska Gora

— 1 night
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu, and then ski along the peaceful trails at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Kranjska Gora online route planner.

You can drive from Bovec to Kranjska Gora in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. August in Kranjska Gora sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can drive to Bled.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Winter Sports · Outdoors
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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.
You've now added Velika Planina to your itinerary. On the 15th (Sun), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Velika Planina, step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Vintgar Gorge, then explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, and finally glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Triglav National Park.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Bled online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Bled in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Bled sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

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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.
On the 17th (Tue), explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Slap Grmečica.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary maker site.

Bohinjsko Jezero is just a stone's throw from Bled. In August in Bohinjsko Jezero, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Winter Sports · Transportation

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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.