9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Bled
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Bled
— 4 nights
Drive
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Postojna
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bovec
— 2 nights
Bus to Trieste, Fly to Rome

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Bled — 4 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Bled Island and Zipline. Escape the urban bustle at Vintgar Gorge and Triglav National Park. Get out of town with these interesting Bled side-trips: Bohinjsko Jezero (Savica Waterfall, Vogel, &more) and Peričnik Falls (in Mojstrana). There's still lots to do: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, stroll through Straža Bled, and get great views at Ojstrica.

To see maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Bled planner.

Rome, Italy to Bled is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Rome in August, with highs in Bled at 31°C and lows at 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Postojna.
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Postojna — 2 nights

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 12th (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, and then learn about all things military at Military Museum Tabor. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, admire the verdant scenery at Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park, and then explore the activities along Cerknica Lake.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Postojna trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Bled to Postojna in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Postojna can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Bovec.
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, then appreciate the views at Soča Valley, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Bovec tour builder app.

Getting from Postojna to Bovec by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. In August, daytime highs in Bovec are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.
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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.
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