9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner
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Bled
— 1 night
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
Drive
4
Bovec
— 1 night
Drive
5
Piran
— 1 night
Drive
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Škocjan
— 1 night
Drive
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Postojna
— 1 night
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
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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.
On the 21st (Sun), explore the striking landscape of Triglav National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, trek along Vintgar Gorge, then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Bled holiday planner.

Paris, France to Bled is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Bled can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature
Side Trip
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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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, catch a ride on Vogel, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero day trip tool.

Bohinjsko Jezero is just a stone's throw from Bled. 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 23rd (Tue) early enough to drive to Kranjska Gora.
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Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Transportation
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Kranjska Gora — 1 night

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
On the 24th (Wed), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna, identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Kranjska Gora trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Kranjska Gora can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Bovec.
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Parks · Nature · Wildlife
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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.
On the 25th (Thu), examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

Find out how to plan Bovec trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Bovec takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Bovec sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Piran.
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Tours · Adventure · Outdoors · Museums
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Piran — 1 night

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 26th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, stop by Nika's Tiny House, then make a trip to Tartini Square, and finally make a trip to Walls of Piran.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Piran road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Piran takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In August, Piran is somewhat warmer than Bovec - with highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to drive to Škocjan.
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Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites
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Škocjan — 1 night

Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
On the 27th (Sat), explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Škocjan trip planner.

Drive from Piran to Škocjan in an hour. On the 27th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Postojna.
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Postojna — 1 night

With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
On the 28th (Sun), Head underground at Postojna Cave, then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Postojna online vacation planner.

Postojna is just a stone's throw from Škocjan. August in Postojna sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 1 night

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 29th (Mon), step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, then take in the views from Triple Bridge, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Ljubljana online itinerary maker.

You can drive from Postojna to Ljubljana in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to fly back home.
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Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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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.
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