9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Bohinjsko Jezero
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Bovec
— 1 night
Drive
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Piran
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 4 nights
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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.
On the 1st (Sat), explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero online road trip planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. August in Bohinjsko Jezero sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trip

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Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): take in the local highlights with The Walks of Peace, then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Bovec trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec takes 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 3rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Bovec

Tours · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trip

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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 4th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Škocjanski Zatok Nature Reserve, then Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and then kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, view the masterpieces at Nika's Tiny House, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Bernardine.

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Traveling by car from Bovec to Piran takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Bovec in August, with highs in Piran at 34°C and lows at 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

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Ljubljana

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: Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje), Postojna (Predjama Castle & Postojna Cave) and Bled (St. Martin's Parish Church, Bled Island, &more). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Ljubljana trip builder website.

You can drive from Piran to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Piran in August, expect Ljubljana to be slightly colder, temps between 31°C and 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Trails

Side Trips

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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.