9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia sightseeing planner
Make it your trip
— 5 nights
— 2 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Paris


Ljubljana — 5 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Venture out of the city with trips to Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje), Bled (Wine Tasting Bled, Straža Bled, &more) and Postojna (Predjama Castle, Postojna Cave, &more). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

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Paris, France to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can drive to Bovec.
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Bovec — 2 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 7th (Sun), admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, make a trip to Three Country Border, and then identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass. On your second day here, get outside with Outdoor Activities, then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum.

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Getting from Ljubljana to Bovec by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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Bohinjsko Jezero — 1 night

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 9th (Tue), take in the awesome beauty at Planina Zajamniki, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, and then explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

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You can drive from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.
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Slovenia travel guide

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.