9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Bus to Bovec
— 2 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
— 2 nights
— 3 nights


Bovec — 2 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Get in touch with nature at Vršič Pass and Tolmin Gorge. Explore hidden gems such as River Rafting & Tubing and Virje Waterfall. There's much more to do: admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, take in the history at Ravelnik Open Air Museum, and admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall.

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London, UK to Bovec is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of car and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Bovec is 1 hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, then go from sight to sight with Vogel, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

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You can drive from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.
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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 28th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, then make a trip to Walls of Piran, and finally see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the next day, admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, then Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and finally awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

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Getting from Bohinjsko Jezero to Piran by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in September, expect Piran to be a bit warmer, temps between 28°C and 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 3 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Parasailing & Paragliding and Wine Tasting Bled. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Old Town Centre of Radovljica and Bled Castle. Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Zipline (in Bled) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town.

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Traveling by car from Piran to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Piran in September: high temperatures in Ljubljana hover around 23°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can catch the flight back home.
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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.