9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Bled
— 2 nights
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Postojna
— 1 night
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Lipica
— 1 night
4
Piran
— 1 night
5
Nova Gorica
— Few hours
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Bovec
— 2 nights
7
Železniki
— 1 night

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Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Martin's Parish Church, and finally trek along Vintgar Gorge. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Bled tour planner.

Berlin, Germany to Bled is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in October, and nighttime lows around 7°C. On the 4th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Postojna.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Bohinjsko Jezero, Vintgar Gorge, Museum of Hostages
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Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle
Bled Island ©
Bled Island

1
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Postojna

Postojna ©
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 4th (Sun): Head underground at Postojna Cave and then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Postojna trip planner.

Getting from Bled to Postojna by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 7°C. On the 5th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Lipica.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Škocjan Caves
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Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves

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Lipica

Lipica ©
Known for its Lipizzaner horses, Lipica is nevertheless more than just a horse lover's heaven.
On the 5th (Mon), tee off at Golf Klub Lipica.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Lipica travel route tool.

Lipica is just a short distance from Postojna. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Postojna in October: high temperatures in Lipica hover around 22°C and lows are around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Lipica

Outdoors · Tours · Museums
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Lipica Stud Farm ©
Lipica Stud Farm
Golf Klub Lipica ©
Golf Klub Lipica
Lipizzan Museum Lipikum ©
Lipizzan Museum Lipikum

1
night
Piran

Piran ©
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 6th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St Peter, admire the striking features of Sodna palaca, and then don't miss a visit to Tartini Square.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Piran holiday builder.

Drive from Lipica to Piran in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in October, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Nova Gorica.

Things to do in Piran

Childrens Museums · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fonda Fish Farm, Praetorian Palace
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Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square
Fonda Fish Farm ©
Fonda Fish Farm

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Nova Gorica

Nova Gorica
A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
For reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Nova Gorica itinerary planner.

You can drive from Piran to Nova Gorica in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Nova Gorica can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. On the 7th (Wed), you're off to Bovec.

Things to do in Nova Gorica

Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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2
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Bovec

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 8th (Thu): admire the striking features of Church of St. Joseph, admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, then take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall. On your second day here, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then cruise along Mangart Saddle, and then identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Bovec itinerary builder.

Getting from Nova Gorica to Bovec by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Nova Gorica in October: high temperatures in Bovec hover around 16°C and lows are around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Železniki.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Vršič Pass, Church of St. Joseph, Tolmin Gorge, Kozjak Waterfall
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Zipline
Tolmin Gorge ©
Tolmin Gorge
Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass

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night
Železniki

Železniki ©
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Kropa's Old Town, then admire the striking features of Železniki Blast Furnace, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Spodnja Sorica Church of St. Nicholas.

For photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Železniki day trip planning site.

You can drive from Bovec to Železniki in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Železniki

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Spodnja Sorica Church of St. Nicholas, Kropa's Old Town
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Kropa's Old Town ©
Kropa's Old Town

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