8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Klagenfurt, Train to Tarvisio Boscoverde, Drive to Bovec
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Bovec
— 1 night
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Piran
— 1 night
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 4 nights
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Bovec

— 1 night
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 24th (Fri), paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour and then take in breathtaking views at Virje Waterfall. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge, and then admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Bovec online journey maker.

Vienna, Austria to Bovec is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight, train, and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. In September, daytime highs in Bovec are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trips

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 26th (Sun): admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero journey planning tool.

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. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Piran

— 1 night
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): make a trip to Walls of Piran, then kick back and relax at Portorož Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square.

For ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Piran travel route website.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Piran takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in September, with highs in Piran at 28°C and lows at 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Ljubljana

— 4 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Parasailing & Paragliding and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Step out of the city life by going to Zipline and Ljubljanica River. Go for a jaunt from Ljubljana to Škofja Loka to see Franc Mihelič Gallery about 34 minutes away. Spend the 29th (Wed) on a tasty journey with a beer tour and tasting. The adventure continues: stroll around Tivoli Park, sample the tasty concoctions at Union Experience, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Ljubljana trip tool.

Drive from Piran to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, Ljubljana is a bit cooler than Piran - with highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries · Wildlife

Side Trips

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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.