8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner
Make it your trip
— 2 nights
— 1 night
— 2 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to London


Ljubljana — 2 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Parasailing & Paragliding and Ljubljana Old Town. Get outdoors at Vintgar Gorge and Straža Bled. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Bled (Zipline & Bled Castle) and Postojna Cave (in Postojna). There's more to do: explore the activities along Ljubljanica River and snap pictures at Triple Bridge.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip tool.

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. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Ljubljana is 1 hour. When traveling from London in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Ljubljana: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Piran.
Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Adventure
Side Trips
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Piran — 1 night

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 9th (Sat), examine the collection at Izolana - House of the Sea, make a trip to Walls of Piran, have fun and explore at Magical World of Shells Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Piran online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Piran takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Ljubljana in July since evenings lows in Piran dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kobarid.
Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites
Side Trip
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Kobarid — 2 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall. On your second day here, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, explore the activities along Soča Valley, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Kobarid trip itinerary app.

Drive from Piran to Kobarid in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Piran in July; daily highs in Kobarid reach 29°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours
Side Trips
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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.
On the 12th (Tue), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, then take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Bohinjsko Jezero travel planner.

You can drive from Kobarid to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Bohinjsko Jezero are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Kranjska Gora.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports
Side Trip
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Kranjska Gora — 1 night

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 13th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Zelenci Nature Reserve, then identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, then don't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Kranjska Gora road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Kranjska Gora sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to drive back home.
Parks · Wildlife · Nature
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Slovenia travel guide

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.