8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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— 4 nights
— 2 nights
— 1 night
Drive to Cividale del Friuli, Train to Treviso Centrale, Fly to Berlin Schoenefeld



— 4 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Venture out of the city with trips to Toll House (in Kranj) and Bled (Ojstrica, Bled Island, &more). Spend the 11th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, and visit Metelkova.

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Berlin, Germany to Ljubljana is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips


— 2 nights
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 15th (Mon): learn about winemaking at Boris Lisjak Winery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum, then admire the landmark architecture of Sodna palaca, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Tue): walk around Park Pietro Coppo, explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, then take a leisurely stroll along Port Piran, then relax and rejuvenate at Fish Spa Piran, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Benečanka Venetian House.

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Getting from Ljubljana to Piran by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Ljubljana in March since evenings lows in Piran dip to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Nature · Wineries · Spas

Side Trips


— 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 17th (Wed), tee off at Golf Club Bovec, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Krampež Waterfall, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing.

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You can drive from Piran to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Piran in March, with highs in Bovec at 11°C and lows at 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries · Golf · Parks

Side Trip

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.