8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia attractions planner

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Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
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Trenta
— 1 night
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Bovec
— 2 nights
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Tolmin
— 2 nights
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Kranjska Gora

— 2 nights
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): don't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel and then identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the history behind Statue of Kekec, then admire the sheer force of Peričnik Falls, then ski along the peaceful trails at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline, and finally explore the activities along Lake Jasna.

To see ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Kranjska Gora trip itinerary planning site.

Stuttgart, Germany to Kranjska Gora is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. In September, daytime highs in Kranjska Gora are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. You will have some time to spend on the 4th (Sat) before leaving for Trenta.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Trenta

— 1 night
Trenta is a settlement in the Municipality of Bovec in the traditional Gorizia region in western Slovenia.It lies on the upper Soča river in the Goriška region, the northern part of the Slovene Littoral, along the road from Bovec up to Vršič Pass. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Alpine Botanical Garden Juliana.

For photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Trenta day trip site.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Trenta in an hour. In September, daily temperatures in Trenta can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Bovec.

Things to do in Trenta

Parks
Highlights from your trip

Bovec

— 2 nights
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 5th (Sun): sample the tasty concoctions at Thirsty River Brewing and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. On the 6th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the sheer force of Boka Waterfall, explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Bovec trip planning site.

Bovec is just a short distance from Trenta. September in Bovec sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Tolmin.

Things to do in Bovec

Nature · Parks · Tours · Adventure

Side Trip

Tolmin

— 2 nights
At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House, see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, then snap pictures at Bridge of Napoleon, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Tolmin sightseeing planner.

Getting from Bovec to Tolmin by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bovec in September: high temperatures in Tolmin hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tolmin

Historic Sites · Nature · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

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.