9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia holiday planner

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Make it your trip
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Bled
— 1 night
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
Drive
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Škocjan
— 1 night
Drive
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Piran
— 1 night
Drive
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Soča
— 2 nights
Drive
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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.
On the 22nd (Thu), hike along Vintgar Gorge, head off the coast to Bled Island, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Straža Bled, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Bled trip maker site.

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. In July, daytime highs in Bled are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 22 — 23:

Ljubljana

— 1 night
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 23rd (Fri): take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, take in the views from Triple Bridge, get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, then explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Ljubljana trip site.

Traveling by car from Bled to Ljubljana takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can go by car to Škocjan.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 24:

Škocjan

— 1 night
Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
On the 24th (Sat), explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Škocjan trip planner.

Drive from Ljubljana to Škocjan in an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Piran.

Things to do in Škocjan

Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 24 — 25:
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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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): make a trip to Tartini Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, then stroll through Portorož Beach, and finally make a trip to Walls of Piran.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Piran journey planning site.

Getting from Škocjan to Piran by car takes about an hour. In July, daily temperatures in Piran can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Soča.

Things to do in Piran

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 25 — 26:

Soča

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): do a tasting at Klet Brda, then admire the striking features of Church of St. Joseph, then contemplate the waterfront views at Source of the Soča River, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Great Soča Gorge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Tue): take in panoramic vistas at Gonjače Viewing Tower, stroll around Sabotin - Peace Park, then get engrossed in the history at Vipolže Villa, and finally don't miss a visit to Šmartno.

For reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Soča day trip planning tool.

Drive from Piran to Soča in 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Soča are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Bovec.

Things to do in Soča

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 26 — 28:

Bovec

— 2 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, and then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour. On the 29th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, take in the dramatic scenery at Boka Waterfall, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Bovec trip site.

Drive from Soča to Bovec in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Soča in July, expect Bovec to be a bit cooler, temps between 29°C and 15°C.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 28 — 30:

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.