8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 1 day
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bovec
— 1 night
Drive
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Tolmin
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
Shuttle

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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've now added Ljubljana Free Tour to your itinerary.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip tool.

Venice, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Venice in April, Ljubljana is slightly colder at night with lows of 40°F. You'll have a few hours on the 10th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Neighborhoods

Bled

— 1 day
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): trek along Vintgar Gorge, then head off the coast to Bled Island, then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and finally hike along Mala Osojnica.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Bled tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bled in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 61°F, and evening lows to 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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.
To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero road trip planning tool.

Bohinjsko Jezero is just a stone's throw from Bled. In April in Bohinjsko Jezero, expect temperatures between 57°F during the day and 39°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature

Kranjska Gora

— 2 nights
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
You've added Zelenci Nature Reserve, Source of the Soča River, Vršič Pass, and other attractions to your itinerary.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Kranjska Gora trip maker site.

Drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Kranjska Gora are 57°F, while nighttime lows are 39°F. You will have some time to spend on the 13th (Tue) before leaving for Bovec.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Bovec

— 1 night
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Boka Waterfall as well as Virje Waterfall. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, take in breathtaking views at Virje Waterfall, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Boka Waterfall.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Bovec visit planner.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Bovec in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Bovec can reach 57°F, while at night they dip to 39°F. On the 14th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Tolmin.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Tolmin

At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Tolmin Castle on Kozlov Rob has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge and then delve into the distant past at Tolmin Castle on Kozlov Rob.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Tolmin attractions planner.

Drive from Bovec to Tolmin in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bovec in April: high temperatures in Tolmin hover around 65°F and lows are around 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Tolmin

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Ljubljana

— 1 night
For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Tolmin to Ljubljana in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Tolmin in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Ljubljana, with lows of 40°F. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

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.