9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Bovec
— 2 nights
2
Piran
— 2 nights
3
Ljubljana
— 4 nights

2
nights
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Change things up with a short trip to Tolmin Gorge in Tolmin (about 48 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, take in breathtaking views at Virje Waterfall, admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, and sample the tasty concoctions at Thirsty River Brewing.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Bovec trip itinerary planner.

Milan, Italy to Bovec is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Milan in August; daily highs in Bovec reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trips

Kobarid, Tolmin Gorge
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Zipline
Kayaking & Canoeing
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, Head underground at Škocjan Caves, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Francis of Assisi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, engage your brain at Mediadom Pyrhani, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, thenadmire the striking features of Mestna loza - Piran, and finally engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Piran day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Piran takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from Bovec in August, expect Piran to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Škocjan Caves, Praetorian Palace, Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity
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St. George's Church
St. George's Church
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square

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nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje), Iglica Waterfall (in Bohinjska Bela) and Bled (Bled Castle, Spa Park, &more). There's much more to do: stop by Ljubljana Old Town, get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and snap pictures at Dragon Bridge.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Ljubljana trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Piran to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, Ljubljana is a bit cooler than Piran - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Bled, Postojna, Vintgar Gorge, Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle

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