8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Bled
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Piran
— 1 night
Drive
3
Postojna
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Bled — 2 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Explore Bled's surroundings by going to Vršič Pass (in Kranjska Gora), Soča Valley (in Bovec) and Church of St. Joseph (in Soča). And it doesn't end there: hike along Vintgar Gorge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bled Island, take a memorable ride with Vogel, and take in the dramatic scenery at Peričnik Falls.

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Zurich, Switzerland to Bled is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In July in Bled, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can drive to Piran.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Side Trips
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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 28th (Thu): stroll around Strunjan Nature Reserve, get outside with Outdoor Activities, then learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square.

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Traveling by car from Bled to Piran takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Bled in July since evenings lows in Piran dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to drive to Postojna.
Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Beaches
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Postojna — 2 nights

With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, contemplate the waterfront views at Cerknica Lake, and then Head underground at Cross Cave. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Sat): explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Planina Cave.

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Traveling by car from Piran to Postojna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, Postojna is a bit cooler than Piran - with highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.
Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Side Trips
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Ljubljana — 2 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): visit Ljubljana Old Town, ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, then don't miss a visit to Ljubljana Castle, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms. On the next day, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, 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 Postojna to Ljubljana in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can catch the flight back home.
Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Parks
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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.