9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Piran
— 1 night
2
Bovec
— 2 nights
3
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
4
Ljubljana
— 3 nights

1
night
Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): tour the stables at Lipica Stud Farm, explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower. On the 18th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, thenget curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, thendon't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach.

For traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Piran trip itinerary builder website.

If you are flying in from Poland, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Piran

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Portorož Beach, Lipica Stud Farm, Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, Škocjan Caves
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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum

2
nights
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 19th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Cheese Museum of Kobarid, examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, and finally whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge, admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Bovec trip planner.

You can drive from Piran to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Piran in August, with highs in Bovec at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bovec

Adventure Tours Parks

Side Trips

Kobarid, Tolmin Gorge
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Zipline
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley
River Rafting & Tubing

2
nights
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.
You've now added The Devil's Bridge to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): take an unorthodox tour of The Devil's Bridge and then take in the dramatic scenery at Nadiza. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: go from sight to sight with Vogel, take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, thenfly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero road trip website.

You can drive from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

The Devil's Bridge, Nadiza
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Vogel ©
Vogel
Savica Waterfall ©
Savica Waterfall

3
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
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 23rd (Sun): stroll around Tivoli Park, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, thenwander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, thentake in the views from Triple Bridge, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Guštarna, explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, thenexplore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Cerknica Lake.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Postojna, Cerknica Lake
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle

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