9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly
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Bled
— 1 night
Drive
2
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
3
Piran
— 1 night
Drive
4
Postojna
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Idrija
— 1 night
Drive
6
Bovec
— 2 nights
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): head off the coast to Bled Island, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Vintgar Gorge, and then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Straža Bled, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

Before you visit Bled, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Prague, Czech Republic to Bled is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Adventure
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, then get outside with Outdoor Activities, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Bohinjsko Jezero trip website.

Bohinjsko Jezero is just a stone's throw from Bled. July in Bohinjsko Jezero sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to drive to Piran.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports
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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 6th (Wed), examine the collection at Izolana - House of the Sea, don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, then learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Piran online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in July; daily highs in Piran reach 35°C and lows reach 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Postojna.
Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites
Side Trip
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Postojna — 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, then Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and then tour the stables at Lipica Stud Farm. Keep things going the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, and then look for gifts at Guštarna.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Postojna vacation planner.

You can drive from Piran to Postojna in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Piran in July: high temperatures in Postojna hover around 32°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can drive to Idrija.
Parks · Nature · Tours · Historic Sites
Side Trips
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Idrija — 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): discover the riches below the earth's surface at Idrija Kamšt, examine the collection at Hg Smeltery, then appreciate the history behind Franja Partisan Hospital, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Ana's Church on Ledinica, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Kržišnik Garden & Gallery.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Idrija online route planner.

Traveling by car from Postojna to Idrija takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to drive to Bovec.
Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Side Trips
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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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): appreciate the views at Soča Valley, then admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, and then get outside with Outdoor Activities. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bovec trip builder.

Drive from Idrija to Bovec in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Bovec are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can go by car back home.
Tours · Adventure · Outdoors · Parks
Side Trip
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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.