8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

1
night
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, thenadd some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Bovec journey planner.

Bristol, UK to Bovec is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Bristol to Bovec, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In May, daily temperatures in Bovec can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Bovec

Adventure Outdoors Tours
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Zipline
Thirsty River Brewing ©
Thirsty River Brewing

2
nights
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 25th (Mon): make a trip to Walls of Piran, Head underground at Škocjan Caves, engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum, thenadmire the striking features of Sodna palaca, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square. On the 26th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, enjoy the sand and surf at Strunjan Nature Reserve, pause for some serene contemplation at Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, thendon't miss a visit to Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Anne's Friary.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Piran trip planner.

You can drive from Bovec to Piran in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from Bovec in May, things will get a bit warmer in Piran: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Hrastovlje, St. Anne's Friary, Strunjan Nature Reserve, Škocjan Caves
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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square

4
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: Bled (Bled Island, Bled Castle, &more), Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje) and Postojna (Predjama Castle & Postojna Cave). There's still lots to do: stop by Ljubljana Old Town, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, and stroll around Tivoli Park.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Ljubljana road trip planning tool.

Drive from Piran to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Piran in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Ljubljana, with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Bled, Postojna, Lake Bohinj, Vintgar Gorge
Highlights from your plan
Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave

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