9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): walk around Spa Park, then take in the dramatic natural features at Vintgar Gorge, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Keep things going the next day: indulge your taste buds at Wine Tasting Bled, then explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally head off the coast to Bled Island.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Bled trip planner.

London, UK to Bled is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or take a train. Traveling from London to Bled, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In April, daily temperatures in Bled can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Bovec.
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Bovec — 1 night

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): sample the tasty concoctions at Thirsty River Brewing, then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Bovec trip site.

Traveling by car from Bled to Bovec takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Kobarid.
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Kobarid — 1 night

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 5th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge, then look for all kinds of wild species at Krampež Waterfall, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Kobarid online holiday maker.

Kobarid is just a short distance from Bovec. In April in Kobarid, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 4°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can go by car to Piran.
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Piran — 2 nights

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 6th (Thu): get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, make a trip to Walls of Piran, then Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn and have fun at Histria Botanica, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, then admire the striking features of Sodna palaca, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square.

To find photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Piran online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Kobarid to Piran by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Kobarid in April, things will get a bit warmer in Piran: highs are around 21°C and lows about 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 3 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Postojna (Postojna Cave & Predjama Castle). The adventure continues: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, stroll around Volčji Potok Arboretum, and snap pictures at Triple Bridge.

To find traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Ljubljana trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Piran to Ljubljana by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Piran in April since evenings lows in Ljubljana dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to fly back home.
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Slovenia travel guide

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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.