9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Start: Belfast
Fly:  8 h 30 min
1
Ljubljana
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Piran
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Bovec
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  9 h 15 min
End: Belfast

3
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Postojna (Predjama Castle & Postojna Cave). The adventure continues: visit Ljubljana Old Town, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Ljubljana sightseeing app .

Belfast, UK to Ljubljana is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Time is 1 hour. When traveling from Belfast in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Ljubljana: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Postojna
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Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town

3
nights
Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 31st (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, explore the fascinating underground world of Skocjan Caves, then engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square (Tartinijev trg). Keep things going the next day: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, don't miss a visit to Piran Town Walls, then enjoy the sand and surf at Portoroz Beach, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Krstilnica sv.Janeza Krstnika, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. George.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Piran online journey planner .

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Piran takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Ljubljana in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Piran, with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Piran

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Skocjan Caves, Portoroz Beach, Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity
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Skocjan Caves ©
Skocjan Caves
Tartini Square (Tartinijev trg) ©
Tartini Square (Tartinijev trg)
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum

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 2nd (Sun): sample the tasty concoctions at Thirsty River Brewing, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Bovec tour planning site .

Drive from Piran to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from Piran in August, expect Bovec to be little chillier, temps between 28°C and 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bovec

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

1
night
Bohinjsko Jezero

Bohinjsko Jezero ©
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): examine the collection at Oplen House Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the awesome beauty at Triglav and then take in the dramatic scenery at Waterfall Savica.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by car from Bovec to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Church of St John the Baptist, Oplen House Museum, Triglav
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Waterfall Savica ©
Waterfall Savica
Oplen House Museum ©
Oplen House Museum

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