8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip itinerary builder

This plan was created by another inspirock user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Start: Birmingham
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8​h 15​min
1
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Ljubljana
— 5 nights
+3
Fly + train + subway + train:  7​h 15​min
End: Birmingham

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Oplen House Museum, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Triglav, then admire the sheer force of Waterfall Savica, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj. Keep things going the next day: explore the different monuments and memorials at Vojasko Pokopalisce Ukanc, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Javorca, Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit, then don't miss a visit to Denkmal Am Predilpass, then sample the tasty concoctions at Thirsty River Brewing, and finally make a trip to Fort Hermann.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero road trip planner.

Birmingham, UK to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Time is 1 hour. In April, daytime highs in Bohinjsko Jezero are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bovec, Oplen House Museum, Triglav, Javorca, Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit
Find places to stay Apr 11 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Waterfall Savica ©
Waterfall Savica
Oplen House Museum ©
Oplen House Museum

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: Postojna Cave (in Postojna) and Bled (Vintgar Gorge, Bled Castle, & more). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, make a trip to Preseren Square, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Bled, Postojna Cave
Find places to stay Apr 13 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Triple Bridge ©
Triple Bridge
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle
Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town

Similar Plans

15 days in Slovenia BY A USER FROM SWEDEN June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 15 days in Slovenia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Slovenia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Slovenia BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS July, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Romania, Bosnia and Herzegovina & Slovenia BY A USER FROM UKRAINE June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Steves Trip BY A USER FROM SLOVENIA November, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Slovenia & Croatia BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE April, outdoors, historic sites, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 17 days in Austria, Slovenia & Croatia BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Slovenia BY A USER FROM SLOVENIA June, outdoors, historic sites, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Slovenia BY A USER FROM SLOVENIA June, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Slovenia BY A USER FROM GERMANY December, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 45 days in Slovenia BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS July, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans