9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia visit planner

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Bled
— 2 nights
Taxi
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Zgornje Gorje
— 1 night
Drive
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Bovec
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 3 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.
Get out of town with these interesting Bled side-trips: Peričnik Falls (in Mojstrana) and Lake Bohinj (in Bohinjsko Jezero). Spend the 23rd (Sun) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, head off the coast to Bled Island, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Bled driving holiday planner.

Katowice, Poland to Bled is an approximately 8-hour car ride. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Zgornje Gorje.

Things to do in Bled

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 22 — 24:

Zgornje Gorje

— 1 night
Nestled in a green valley and surrounded by rolling hills, Zgornje Gorje is dominated by the spire of the parish church in the center of the village.
On the 25th (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Jesenice Upper Sava Museum, then see the interesting displays at Pocar Farm, then explore the fascinating underground world of Pokljuka Gorge, and finally hike along Vintgar Gorge.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Zgornje Gorje travel route builder website.

Zgornje Gorje is just a stone's throw from Bled. In August, daily temperatures in Zgornje Gorje can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Zgornje Gorje

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 24 — 25:

Bovec

— 2 nights
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 26th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, contemplate the waterfront views at Source of the Soča River, and then 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 27th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, then appreciate the views at Soča Valley, then see the interesting displays at Cheese Museum of Kobarid, and finally head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Bovec trip planner.

Drive from Zgornje Gorje to Bovec in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bovec are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks

Side Trips

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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: Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan) and Postojna (Predjama Castle & Postojna Cave). There's much more to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, stroll around Tivoli Park, take in the views from Dragon Bridge, and have fun and explore at House of Illusions.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Ljubljana takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 27 — 30:

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.