8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
Drive
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Kobarid
— 2 nights
Drive
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Stara Fužina
— 1 night
Drive
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Bled
— 3 nights
Shuttle to Trieste, Fly to Milan

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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.
On the 6th (Sat), indulge your thirst for a good beer at Union Experience, then 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 walk around Tivoli Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sun): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip planner.

Milan, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or take a shuttle. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Milan in August; daily highs in Ljubljana reach 31°C and lows reach 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can go by car to Kobarid.
Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks
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Kobarid — 2 nights

At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
On the 8th (Mon), admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, then make a trip to Italian Charnel House, and then admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Kobarid online vacation planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Kobarid in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Kobarid can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can go by car to Stara Fužina.
Nature · Parks · Adventure · Tours
Side Trip
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Stara Fužina — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, then hit the slopes at Vogel, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Stara Fužina travel planning app.

You can drive from Kobarid to Stara Fužina in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Stara Fužina can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Bled.
Nature · Parks · Transportation · Winter Sports
Side Trip
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Bled — 3 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Parasailing & Paragliding and Lake Jasna. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bled: Kranjska Gora (Vršič Pass, The Russian Chapel, &more). And it doesn't end there: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, take some stellar pictures from Mala Osojnica, stroll through Straža Bled, and steep yourself in history at Old Town Centre of Radovljica.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Bled holiday planner.

Bled is just a short distance from Stara Fužina. August in Bled sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Adventure
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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.