9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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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 20th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, take in the views from Triple Bridge, then take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, then ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, and finally step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana tour planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Ljubljana is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. July in Ljubljana sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bled: Bohinjsko Jezero (Vogel & Lake Bohinj) and Vršič Pass (in Kranjska Gora). Spend the 22nd (Thu) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. There's much more to do: hike along Vintgar Gorge, step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

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Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July in Bled, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can drive to Koper.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

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A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Venture out of the city with trips to Predjama Castle (in Postojna) and Winestronaut (in Ajdovščina). There's still lots to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, have fun and explore at Magical World of Shells Museum, walk around Park Pietro Coppo, and get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To find where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Koper road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Bled to Koper takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Bled in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Koper, with lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Koper

Parks · Tours · Wildlife · Historic Sites

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In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 27th (Tue), examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, then admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Keep things going the next day: admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

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Getting from Koper to Bovec by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Koper in July; daily highs in Bovec reach 29°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Nature

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Slovenia travel guide

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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.