10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Ljubljana
— 1 night
2
Maribor
— 1 night
3
Piran
— 2 nights
4
Bovec
— 1 night
5
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
6
Bled
— 3 nights

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Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): Head underground at Postojna Cave, explore the fascinating underground world of Cross Cave, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas. On the 8th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Union Experience, then glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

To see photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip maker site.

London, UK to Ljubljana is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Ljubljana. Traveling from London in August, you will find days in Ljubljana are somewhat warmer (31°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can take a shuttle to Maribor.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Cross Cave, Postojna Cave
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Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Cross Cave ©
Cross Cave
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

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Maribor

Maribor ©
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): examine the collection at Old Vine House, then explore the striking landscape at Pyramid Archaeological Site, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Plague Column, and finally do a tasting at Dveri Pax Winery.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Maribor tour itinerary planning app.

Getting from Ljubljana to Maribor by shuttle takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. August in Maribor sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Maribor

Wineries · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Dveri Pax Winery
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Dveri Pax Winery ©
Dveri Pax Winery
Pyramid Archaeological Site ©
Pyramid Archaeological Site
Old Vine House ©
Old Vine House

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Piran

Piran ©
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 10th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Koper City Beach, Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and then identify plant and animal life at Debeli Rtič Landscape Park. On the 11th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Tartini Square, enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach, then look for all kinds of wild species at Strunjan Nature Reserve, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, and finally get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum.

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You can drive from Maribor to Piran in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Maribor in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Piran, with lows of 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Debeli Rtič Landscape Park, Strunjan Nature Reserve, Portorož Beach, Škocjan Caves, Koper City Beach
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Portorož Beach ©
Portorož Beach
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Strunjan Nature Reserve ©
Strunjan Nature Reserve

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Bovec

Bovec ©
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): take in breathtaking views at Virje Waterfall, relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

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You can drive from Piran to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Piran in August, with highs in Bovec at 28°C and lows at 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bovec

Adventure · Outdoors · Tours
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Virje Waterfall ©
Virje Waterfall
Zipline
River Rafting & Tubing

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Bohinjsko Jezero

Bohinjsko Jezero ©
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
On the 13th (Thu), stroll through Vogel, then take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, then get the adrenaline pumping with Hike&Bike Slovenia, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

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Traveling by car from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Vogel ©
Vogel
Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Savica Waterfall ©
Savica Waterfall

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nights
Bled

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Visiting Vintgar Gorge and Lake Jasna will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like Parasailing & Paragliding and Zipline. Venture out of the city with trips to Peričnik Falls (in Mojstrana) and Kranjska Gora (Zgornjesavska Valley & Vršič Pass). Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with Mala Osojnica, stroll through Straža Bled, and admire the sheer force of Iglica Waterfall.

For photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Bled trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Kranjska Gora, Peričnik Falls, Vintgar Gorge
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Zipline
Parasailing & Paragliding
Peričnik Falls ©
Peričnik Falls

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