9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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1
Ljubljana
— 1 night
2
Bohinjska Bistrica
— 3 nights
3
Bovec
— 2 nights
4
Piran
— 2 nights

1
night
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
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 3rd (Sat): stop by Chocolate store Cukrcek, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, thensnap pictures at Triple Bridge, and finally stop by Ljubljana Old Town. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, thenHead underground at Postojna Cave, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Ljubljana sightseeing planner.

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. October in Ljubljana sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can go by car to Bohinjska Bistrica.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Nature

Side Trip

Postojna
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave

3
nights
Bohinjska Bistrica

Bohinjska Bistrica ©
Bohinjska Bistrica occupies a scenic spot at the foothills of the Julian Alps, near the picturesque Lake Bohinj.
On the 5th (Mon), stroll the grounds of Ukanc Military Cemetery, admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, thentake in the awesome beauty at Vogel, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at Aquapark & Wellness - Vodni Park Bohinj. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, thenpedal to the sights with Hike&Bike Slovenia, and finally get in touch with nature with TOP AGENCIJA.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Bohinjska Bistrica holiday planning tool.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bohinjska Bistrica takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Bohinjska Bistrica can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjska Bistrica

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trip

Bohinjsko Jezero
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Vogel ©
Vogel
Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Savica Waterfall ©
Savica Waterfall

2
nights
Bovec

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 7th (Wed): kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing, and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour. Keep things going the next day: admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge, thenadmire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, and finally don't miss a visit to Predil Pass.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Bovec trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Bohinjska Bistrica to Bovec takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In October in Bovec, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trips

Tolmin Gorge, Kozjak Waterfall
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Zipline
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley
Thirsty River Brewing ©
Thirsty River Brewing

2
nights
Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Step out of Piran to go to Škocjan and see Škocjan Caves, which is approximately 44 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, explore the engaging exhibits at Magical World of Shells Museum, and admire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Piran trip website.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Piran takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. In October, Piran is somewhat warmer than Bovec - with highs of °C and lows of °C.

Things to do in Piran

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Koper, Portorož, Škocjan Caves
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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum

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