9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

9 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Steve Effron

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Route & dates

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

1
night
Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 13th (Sun), explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves. On the 14th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: experience rural life at Fonda Fish Farm, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Piran Minorite Monastery, admire the landmark architecture of Benečanka Venetian House, take in the waterfront at Port Piran, then get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Piran planner.

Boston, USA to Piran is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 6 hours. In September in Piran, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 58°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Piran

Nature · Parks · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Fonda Fish Farm, Škocjan Caves
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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square
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 15th (Tue): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and then admire the sheer force of Virje Waterfall.

For photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Bovec trip maker website.

Drive from Piran to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Piran in September, with highs in Bovec at 65°F and lows at 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure
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Zipline
Kayaking & Canoeing
Virje Waterfall ©
Virje Waterfall

5
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Wine Tours & Tastings (in Vipava), Bled (Mala Osojnica, Bled Castle, &more) and Postojna (Predjama Castle & Postojna Cave). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, stop by Metelkova, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, and walk around Tivoli Park.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Ljubljana trip planner.

You can drive from Bovec to Ljubljana in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 50°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Bled, Postojna, Wine Tours & Tastings, Vintgar Gorge
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle

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