8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia travel route planner

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Ljubljana
— 4 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Bovec
— 2 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Linkoping

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Ljubljana

— 4 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Attractions like Ljubljana Old Town and Parasailing & Paragliding make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Bled (Straža Bled, Bled Castle, &more), Postojna (Postojna Cave & Predjama Castle) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, take in the views from Dragon Bridge, and explore the engaging exhibits at House of Illusions.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip builder site.

Linkoping, Sweden to Ljubljana is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive. When traveling from Linkoping in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Ljubljana, with highs around 32°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Adventure

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 26 — 30:

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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, go from sight to sight with Vogel, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Bohinjsko Jezero online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. July in Bohinjsko Jezero sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Transportation
Find places to stay Jul 30 — 31:

Bovec

— 2 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks and then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Bovec day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours
Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 2:

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.