8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Start: San Jose
+2
Fly + Shuttle + Train:  18​h 45​min
1
Postojna
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Bled
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  27​h
End: San Jose

2
nights
Postojna

Postojna ©
With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Scuba & Snorkeling and Sabotin. Get outdoors at Postojna Cave and Skocjan Caves. Venture out of the city with trips to Piran Town Walls (in Piran) and Tolmin Gorge (in Tolmin). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Postojna trip itinerary planning website .

San Jose, Costa Rica to Postojna is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Central European Time (CET) is 7 hours. Traveling from San Jose in February, things will get much colder in Postojna: highs are around 5°C and lows about -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Piran, Sabotin, Tolmin Gorge, Skocjan Caves
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Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Scuba & Snorkeling
Skocjan Caves ©
Skocjan Caves

3
nights
Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Step out of the city life by going to Mala Osojnica and Zelenci Nature Reserve. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Planica Nordic Centre and Intersport Bernik. Venture out of the city with trips to Kranjska Gora (Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps & Lake Jasna). And it doesn't end there: step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, hike along Vintgar Gorge, take some stellar pictures from Ojstrica, and stroll through Straza Bled.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Bled trip planning tool .

You can drive from Postojna to Bled in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in February, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bled

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Kranjska Gora, Vintgar Gorge
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Planica Nordic Centre ©
Planica Nordic Centre
Mala Osojnica ©
Mala Osojnica
Zelenci Nature Reserve ©
Zelenci Nature Reserve

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