8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Koper
— 1 day
2
Bled
— 2 nights
3
Kranjska Gora
— 3 nights
4
Celje
— 1 night
5
Murska Sobota
— 1 night

1
day
Koper

Koper ©
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
On the 6th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Zusterna Beach, get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, then kick back and relax at Portorož Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Koper online sightseeing planner.

Ljubljana to Koper is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Ljubljana in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 20°C in Koper. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Koper

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Strunjan Nature Reserve, Portorož Beach, Magical World of Shells Museum
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Portorož Beach ©
Portorož Beach
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum
Strunjan Nature Reserve ©
Strunjan Nature Reserve

2
nights
Bled

Bled ©
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 7th (Tue): take some stellar pictures from Ojstrica, admire the striking features of Bled Island, then trek along Mala Osojnica, and finally head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Martin's Parish Church, tour the pleasant surroundings at Vintgar Gorge, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Straža Bled.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Bled sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Koper to Bled in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. Traveling from Koper in July, things will get little chillier in Bled: highs are around 32°C and lows about 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trip

Vintgar Gorge
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Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Parasailing & Paragliding
Bled Island ©
Bled Island

3
nights
Kranjska Gora

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Bring the kids along to Vršič Pass and Lake Jasna. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kranjska Gora: Bovec (Ravelnik Open Air Museum, Kayaking & Canoeing, &more). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel, stroll through Intersport Bernik, and take a memorable drive along Mangart Saddle.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Kranjska Gora trip planning tool.

You can drive from Bled to Kranjska Gora in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to drive to Celje.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Bovec
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Zipline
Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass

1
night
Celje

Celje ©
An old city with a modern vibe, Celje features a castle and historical town center, surrounded by a green landscpe tailor-made for an exciting and active holiday.
On the 12th (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Celje Castle, get in on the family fun at Zorb EKOPOOL Celje, and then make a trip to Lake Šmartno.

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Getting from Kranjska Gora to Celje by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Kranjska Gora in July: highs in Celje hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Murska Sobota.

Things to do in Celje

Historic Sites · Theme Parks
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Celje Castle ©
Celje Castle
Lake Šmartno ©
Lake Šmartno

1
night
Murska Sobota

Murska Sobota ©
Murska Sobota features that distinctive charm of a small town in picturesque Central Europe.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): make a trip to Galerija Murska Sobota, take in nature's colorful creations at Tropical Garden Slovenia, steep yourself in history at Murska Sobota Castle, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. John the Baptist’s Church, then pause for some photo ops at Murska Sobota - Monument to Victims of War, and finally experience rural life at Farm Firbas.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Murska Sobota trip planner.

Drive from Celje to Murska Sobota in 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Murska Sobota can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Murska Sobota

Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

St. John the Baptist’s Church, Farm Firbas
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St. John the Baptist’s Church ©
St. John the Baptist’s Church
Murska Sobota Castle ©
Murska Sobota Castle
Galerija Murska Sobota ©
Galerija Murska Sobota

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