9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia travel planner

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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Postojna
— 1 night
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Škocjan
— 1 night
Drive
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Piran
— 1 night
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Bovec
— 1 night
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Bohinjska Bistrica
— 1 night
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Bled
— 1 night
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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.
Spend the 20th (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, and stroll around Tivoli Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Ljubljana trip maker tool.

London, UK to Ljubljana is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from London to Ljubljana, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In September, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Neighborhoods

Postojna

— 1 night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, then look for gifts at Guštarna, and finally indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Postojna trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Postojna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. September in Postojna sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Škocjan.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Tours

Side Trip

Škocjan

— 1 night
Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Nanos Plateau and then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Škocjan journey maker website.

Škocjan is just a short distance from Postojna. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Škocjan

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trip

Piran

— 1 night
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 24th (Thu): walk around Park Pietro Coppo, make a trip to Walls of Piran, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Piran Minorite Monastery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, then get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Mestna loza - Piran.

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

Traveling by car from Škocjan to Piran takes an hour. In September, daily temperatures in Piran can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums · Parks

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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Soča Valley, then get outside with Alpin Action, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Bovec day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Piran to Bovec takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Piran in September: high temperatures in Bovec hover around 21°C and lows are around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Bohinjska Bistrica.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks

Side Trip

Bohinjska Bistrica

— 1 night
Bohinjska Bistrica occupies a scenic spot at the foothills of the Julian Alps, near the picturesque Lake Bohinj.
On the 26th (Sat), shake up your sightseeing with TOP AGENCIJA, push the limits with Hike&Bike Slovenia, then explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist.

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Traveling by car from Bovec to Bohinjska Bistrica takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In September in Bohinjska Bistrica, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Bohinjska Bistrica

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Bled

— 1 night
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
On the 27th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bled Island, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Vintgar Gorge, then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and finally fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Bled planning site.

Bled is just a stone's throw from Bohinjska Bistrica. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Trails

Side Trip

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.