9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia visit planner

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Piran
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
4
Bovec
— 3 nights
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Drive to Cividale del Friuli, Train to Treviso Centrale, Fly to Berlin

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Ljubljana

— 2 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Escape the urban bustle at Parasailing & Paragliding and Straža Bled. Explore hidden gems such as Zipline and Cathedral of St. Nicholas. Venture out of the city with trips to Postojna Cave (in Postojna), Bled (Bled Castle, Bled Island, &more) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, and take in the views from Triple Bridge.

To see more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip planner.

Berlin, Germany to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

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Piran

— 2 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 26th (Mon), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, see the interesting displays at Magical World of Shells Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square. On your second day here, walk around Strunjan Nature Reserve, Head underground at Škocjan Caves, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, and finally admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Piran vacation builder.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Piran in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Piran, with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 25 — 27:

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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): admire the sheer force of Slap Grmečica, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, then take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Piran to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Piran in July, things will get little chillier in Bohinjsko Jezero: highs are around 29°C and lows about 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Transportation

Side Trips

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Bovec

— 3 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Kayaking & Canoeing and Soča Valley. Get in touch with nature at Tolmin Gorge and Boka Waterfall. Change things up with these side-trips from Bovec: Kranjska Gora (The Russian Chapel, Vršič Pass, &more). And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, and hike along Krampež Waterfall.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Bovec trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Bovec, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 28 — 31:

Slovenia travel guide

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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.