8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  7 h
1
Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Kobarid
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Portorož
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Ljubljana
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
End: London

1
night
Kranjska Gora

Kranjska Gora ©
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): don't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel, then identify plant and animal life at Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps, then make a trip to Ajdovska Deklica, and finally explore the activities along Lake Jasna.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Kranjska Gora trip planner .

London, UK to Kranjska Gora is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In September, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps ©
Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps
Lake Jasna ©
Lake Jasna
The Russian Chapel ©
The Russian Chapel

2
nights
Kobarid

Kobarid ©
At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): admire the verdant scenery at Soca Valley, then explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge, and then admire the sheer force of Slap Kozjak. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary of the Assumption church, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take in breathtaking views at Virje Waterfall, and finally appreciate the history behind Statue of Simon Gregorcic.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Kobarid day trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Kobarid takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to Portoroz.

Things to do in Kobarid

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Bovec, Tolmin Gorge
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Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley
Parasailing & Paragliding
Virje Waterfall ©
Virje Waterfall

1
night
Portorož

Portorož ©
A resort town on the country's scenic Adriatic coastline, Portoroz offers many spas with all kinds of therapeutic treatments, many based on the brine and mud from the area's salt pans.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): kick back and relax at Nature Park Strunjan, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. George, then admire the landmark architecture of Mestna loza - Piran, then don't miss a visit to Piran Town Walls, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Portoroz Beach.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Portoroz trip builder tool .

Traveling by car from Kobarid to Portoroz takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, Portoroz is a bit warmer than Kobarid - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Portorož

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Piran, Strunjan Nature Reserve
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Strunjan Nature Reserve ©
Strunjan Nature Reserve
Portoroz Beach ©
Portoroz Beach
Piran Town Walls ©
Piran Town Walls

3
nights
Ljubljana

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Step out of the city life by going to Vogel Ski Center and River Rafting & Tubing. Explore hidden gems such as Parasailing & Paragliding and River Ljubljanica Kanal. When in Ljubljana, make a side trip to see Straza Bled in Bled, approximately 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Church (Franciskanska cerkev), and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Kancijan Church.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Ljubljana tour builder website .

You can drive from Portoroz to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Portoroz in September: high temperatures in Ljubljana hover around 23°C and lows are around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Bled, Vogel Ski Center, St. Kancijan Church
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Vogel Ski Center ©
Vogel Ski Center
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

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