8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Bled
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Bled
— 1 night
Drive
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Bovec
— 1 night
Drive
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Piran
— 1 night
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
Shuttle
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Maribor
— 2 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Tulsa

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Bled

— 1 night
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
On the 23rd (Sat), scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Straža Bled. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sun): explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, then take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Bled day trip planning site.

Tulsa, USA to Bled is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight and car. You can also fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Tulsa to Bled. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Tulsa in July: high temperatures in Bled hover around 81°F and lows are around 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Adventure

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 22 — 24:

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 25th (Mon), let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Boka Waterfall.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Bovec trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Bled to Bovec by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. July in Bovec sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 56°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Bovec

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 24 — 25:

Piran

— 1 night
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, then don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, and finally get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum.

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You can drive from Bovec to Piran in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Bovec in July, things will get a bit warmer in Piran: highs are around 86°F and lows about 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 25 — 26:

Ljubljana

— 1 night
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Cankarjevo Nabrežje, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, then glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and finally stroll around Tivoli Park.

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You can drive from Piran to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Piran in July; daily highs in Ljubljana reach 81°F and lows reach 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to catch the shuttle to Maribor.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Jul 26 — 27:

Maribor

— 2 nights
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Pyramid Archaeological Site, see the interesting displays at Ptuj Castle, and then examine the collection at Old Vine House.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Maribor trip planner.

Getting from Ljubljana to Maribor by shuttle takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. July in Maribor sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 60°F at night. You'll set off for home on the 29th (Fri).

Things to do in Maribor

Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 27 — 29:

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.