9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip itinerary planner

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Ljubljana
— 1 night
Drive
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Bled
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kranjska Gora
— 1 day
Drive
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Bovec
— 1 night
Drive
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Piran
— 2 nights
Drive
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Postojna
— 1 day
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights

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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.
Ljubljana Old Town has been added to your itinerary. On the 24th (Sat), stroll around Tivoli Park and then stop by Ljubljana Old Town.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana visit planner.

If you are flying in from France, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. In July in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 24 — 25:

Bled

— 2 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
On the 25th (Sun), stroll through Vintgar Gorge, then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, then stroll through Straža Bled, and finally fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour. Here are some ideas for day two: take some stellar pictures from Mala Osojnica, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bled Island, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Bled online road trip planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bled in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Adventure · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 25 — 27:

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 27th (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna, don't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel, look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, then don't miss a visit to Ajdovska Deklica, and finally identify plant and animal life at Zelenci Nature Reserve.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Kranjska Gora tour itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Bled to Kranjska Gora takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 27 — 28:

Bovec

— 1 night
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): kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Bovec trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Bovec in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Bovec sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Bovec

Adventure · Tours · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 27 — 28:
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Piran

— 2 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, then enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach, and finally make a trip to Walls of Piran.

Start your trip to Piran by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Bovec to Piran in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bovec in July: high temperatures in Piran hover around 35°C and lows are around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Piran

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 28 — 30:

Postojna

— 1 day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, then Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and then tour the stables at Lipica Stud Farm.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Postojna trip builder site.

Drive from Piran to Postojna in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Piran in July, expect Postojna to be slightly colder, temps between 32°C and 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 30 — 31:

Ljubljana

— 2 nights
You've now added Ljubljana Old Town to your itinerary. On the 31st (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, don't miss a visit to Ljubljana Castle, ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, then take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, then take in the views from Triple Bridge, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Postojna to Ljubljana in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 30 — Aug 1:

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.