9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana — 4 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Visit Old Town Centre of Radovljica and Cathedral of St. Nicholas for their historical value. Museum-lovers will get to explore National Museum of Contemporary History and House of Illusions. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: Bled (Parasailing & Paragliding & Zipline). Spend the 28th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Spend the 24th (Sun) on a tasty journey with a beer tour and tasting. The adventure continues: walk around Tivoli Park, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Union Experience, and explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

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London, UK to Ljubljana is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Ljubljana due to the time zone difference. In September in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Piran.
Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Breweries & Distilleries
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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.
On the 29th (Fri), make a trip to Tartini Square, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, then get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower.

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You can drive from Ljubljana to Piran in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Ljubljana in September; daily highs in Piran reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums
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Bohinjsko Jezero — 1 night

The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
On the 30th (Sat), take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, and then explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

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You can drive from Piran to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Piran in September, with highs in Bohinjsko Jezero at 21°C and lows at 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to drive to Bovec.
Parks · Nature · Winter Sports · Transportation
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Bovec — 2 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 1st (Sun), see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, then take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour. On the 2nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Virje Waterfall and then identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass.

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Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.
Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Adventure
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Slovenia travel guide

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.