8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Make it your trip
Drive
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Bovec
— 1 night
Drive
2
Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 3 nights
Drive
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Predjama
— 1 night
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Prague

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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 14th (Sat), add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Soča Valley, then see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Bovec travel route planner.

Prague, Czech Republic to Bovec is an approximately 7.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. In May, daytime highs in Bovec are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bovec

Adventure · Outdoors · Tours · 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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): examine the collection at Slovenian Alpine Museum, then take in the dramatic scenery at Peričnik Falls, then don't miss a visit to Three Country Border, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Tue): make a trip to Tromeja -Triple border, make a trip to Ajdovska Deklica, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna, and finally see the interesting displays at Liznjekova house.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Kranjska Gora road trip planning website.

You can drive from Bovec to Kranjska Gora in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Kranjska Gora are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Museums · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Bohinjsko Jezero

— 3 nights
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Family-friendly places like Lake Bohinj and Slap Grmečica will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Bohinjsko Jezero: Nesk's Footbridge (in Gorenja Vas), Predjama Castle (in Postojna) and Museum of Post and Telecommunications (in Polhov Gradec). There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, stroll the grounds of Ukanc Military Cemetery, and get engrossed in the history at Oplen House Museum.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Predjama.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Predjama

— 1 night
Predjama is a small settlement in the Municipality of Postojna in the Inner Carniola region of Slovenia.LandmarksCastlePredjama Castle, a Renaissance castle and a major tourist attraction in Slovenia, is located at the mouth of a cave just above the settlement.ChurchOur Lady of Sorows Church in the settlement is a chapel of ease of the Parish of Studeno. On the 21st (Sat), take in the awesome beauty at Nanos Plateau and then pause for some serene contemplation at Cerkev Zalostne Matere bozje.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Predjama tour itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Predjama in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Predjama

Trails · Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

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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.