8 days in Upper Carniola Region Itinerary

8 days in Upper Carniola Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

— 4 nights
Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night


Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje) and Bled (Spa Park, Parasailing & Paragliding, &more). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, walk around Tivoli Park, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

For ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Ljubljana. In August, daytime highs in Ljubljana are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Ljubljana

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Side Trips

Bled, Vintgar Gorge
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Parasailing & Paragliding
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge

Kranjska Gora

Kranjska Gora ©
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
On the 6th (Thu), make a trip to Tromeja -Triple border, thenpause for some photo ops at Statue of Kekec, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Peričnik Waterfall, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Three Country Border, thenidentify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, thenmake a trip to The Russian Chapel, and finally explore the activities along Lake Jasna.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Kranjska Gora trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Ljubljana to Kranjska Gora by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August in Kranjska Gora, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Peričnik Waterfall
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Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass
Peričnik Waterfall ©
Peričnik Waterfall
Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu ©
Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu

Bohinjsko Jezero

Bohinjsko Jezero ©
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 8th (Sat): explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, thenhit the slopes at Vogel, thenadmire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, and finally stroll the grounds of Ukanc Military Cemetery.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero tour builder.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. August in Bohinjsko Jezero sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Vogel ©
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Savica Waterfall