9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Predjama
— 1 night
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Idrija
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Stahovica
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Škofja Loka
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Radovljica
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Bled
— 2 nights
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Bohinjska Bela
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Kranjska Gora
— 1 day
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Bovec
— 1 night
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Kobarid
— 2 nights
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Predjama

— 1 night
Predjama is a small settlement in the Municipality of Postojna in the Inner Carniola region of Slovenia.LandmarksCastlePredjama Castle, a Renaissance castle and a major tourist attraction in Slovenia, is located at the mouth of a cave just above the settlement.ChurchOur Lady of Sorows Church in the settlement is a chapel of ease of the Parish of Studeno. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Cerkev Zalostne Matere bozje.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Predjama trip itinerary builder website.

Trieste, Italy to Predjama is an approximately 1-hour car ride. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Idrija.

Things to do in Predjama

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature

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Idrija

While on holiday in Idrija, you'll be able to see a World Heritage Site featuring one of the largest mercury mines in the entire world.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): go deep underground at Idrija Kamšt.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Idrija road trip planner.

You can drive from Predjama to Idrija in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana

— 2 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, then snap pictures at Triple Bridge, then wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Tivoli Park, then stop by Skusek Jewelry / handmade silver and gold, then snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Church of the Annunciation.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Ljubljana travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Idrija to Ljubljana takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can drive to Stahovica.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Shopping
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Stahovica

Most visitors take a trip to Strahovica to access a popular hiking area, magical in all seasons.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Velika Planina.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Stahovica trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Stahovica takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Stahovica sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Škofja Loka.

Things to do in Stahovica

Parks · Nature
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Škofja Loka

Skofja Loka works great as a starting point for explorations into the Julian Alps, very near the country's capital Ljubljana.
To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Škofja Loka trip planner.

Getting from Stahovica to Škofja Loka by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Škofja Loka are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. On the 7th (Wed), you'll travel to Radovljica.

Things to do in Škofja Loka

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
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Radovljica

Radovljica is a medieval town right at the footsteps of the Julian Alps.
To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Radovljica trip planner.

Radovljica is very close to Škofja Loka. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. You'll set off for Bled on the 7th (Wed).

Things to do in Radovljica

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): trek along Vintgar Gorge, step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, then stroll through Straža Bled, and finally glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Bled tour builder tool.

Bled is just a stone's throw from Radovljica. In July in Bled, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Bohinjska Bela.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Historic Sites

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Bohinjska Bela

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Bohinjska Bela holiday maker app.

Bohinjska Bela is just a short distance from Bled. In July, daytime highs in Bohinjska Bela are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. You will leave for Kranjska Gora on the 9th (Fri).

Things to do in Bohinjska Bela

Parks · Nature · Tours · Historic Sites
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Kranjska Gora

— 1 day
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
On the 9th (Fri), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna, then don't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Kranjska Gora trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Bohinjska Bela to Kranjska Gora by car takes about an hour. In July in Kranjska Gora, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Wildlife · Nature
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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.
Discover how to plan a Bovec trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Bovec in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. On the 10th (Sat), you'll travel to Kobarid.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Adventure
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Kobarid

— 2 nights
At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kobarid: Bjana (in Dobrovo) and Kojsko (Gonjače Viewing Tower, Šmartno, &more). There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge, don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House, examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Kobarid journey tool.

Kobarid is very close to Bovec. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kobarid

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

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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.