Slovenia – Simply Beautiful

As the public transport is limited we rented a bike BMW F800 for 3 days and it was awesome bike trip through the beauty of Slovenia.

Bike Trip Circuit

It was a circuit starting from capital Ljubljana -> Kranjska Gora -> TRIGLAV NATIONAL PARK -> Vrsic Pass -> Bovec -> tolmin Gorge\Lbjuliana -> Postojna/Skojan Caves -> Ljubljana

Google maps directions for the Slovenia 1 week bike trip circuit

Bike was in good condition and the rental experience was really good.

  • Bike had all the highway tolls paid for the year. So no worries about the tolls 🙂
  • Papers of bike provided , in case if need to show authorities.
  • Rental place is in Ljubljana town only, just 4-5 kms from city. Cab costs 4-5 euros one side.

Booking Procedure

I had analyzed lot of options to figure out how to book best motor cycle/bike for my Slovenia trip.

  • You can contact Mr. Matej from Europe mototours for renting bike. He will help you with options of bikes and details.
  • Matej has agreed to give best rates for followers of my blog wellplannedtrip.

Please mail Matej on europe.mototours@gmail.com with details like start,end date and number of persons etc. Don’t forget to keep me (rajesh@wellplannedtrip.com) in CC for best rates 🙂

Ljubljana

Its a beautiful city. You can enjoy the nice streets beside the canal and also experience great cafes.

View of Ljubljana city, Slovenia in evening
View of Ljubljana city in evening

Main attractions we covered were

Ljubljana castle

Ljubljana Castle, Slovenia
Ljubljana Castle
View from the top of  Ljubljana Castle, Slovenia
View from the top of Ljubljana Castle
Interior view of church inside Ljubljana Castle, Slovenia
Interior view of church inside Ljubljana Castle
Cable car, Ljubljana Castle, Slovenia
There is a cable car to the top and to & fro tickets are available here. If you don’t want to walk all the way, cable car is a life saver

Dragon Bridge

Dragon Bridge, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Dragon Bridge
Dragon Bridge, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Dragon Bridge, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Dragon Bridge, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Dragon Bridge, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Best hotel to stay in Ljubljana

We stayed in Hotel Emonec and it was awesome 🙂 Its located near to the main center and everything is accessible by a short walk

Hotel Emonec, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Hotel Emonec, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Hotel Emonec, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Lake Bled

Lake Bled, Slovenia
Lake Bled, Slovenia
Church Inside, Lake Bled, Slovenia
Church Inside, Lake Bled, Slovenia
Lake Bled Castle, Slovenia
castle(1+ hour walk- only do if really interested)
Lake Bled Castle, Slovenia
Lake Bled Castle, Slovenia
Lake Bled Castle, Slovenia

Best hotels to stay near Lake Bled

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Vintgar Gorge

Kranjska Gora

Lake Jasna

Lake Jasna, Kranjska Gora, Slovenia
Lake Jasna, Kranjska Gora, Slovenia
Lake Jasna
Lake Jasna, Kranjska Gora, Slovenia
Lake Jasna, Kranjska Gora, Slovenia
Lake Jasna, Kranjska Gora, Slovenia
Lake Jasna, Kranjska Gora, Slovenia
Beautiful Bluish green water with lovely landscape

Vila Edelweiss – Best Place to stay in Kranjska Gora, Slovenia

Vila Edelweiss, Kranjska Gora, Slovenia
Beautiful landscape view of Alps with swimming pool
Hall, Vila Edelweiss, Kranjska Gora, Slovenia
Hall, Vila Edelweiss
Rooms are generally booked out. Book now and cancel later as required (Take free cancellation option)
Vila Edelweiss, Kranjska Gora, Slovenia
Vila Edelweiss, Kranjska Gora, Slovenia
View from the Room door
Vila Edelweiss, Kranjska Gora, Slovenia
View from the Room door
Vila Edelweiss, Kranjska Gora, Slovenia
Beautiful landscape surrounding the Vila Edelweiss

Best detailed and relaxed bike trip Slovenia itinerary for 1 week

Day 1

Reach Ljubljana

Explore Ljubljana castle, Dragon Bridge etc

Day 2 – Logar valley, Lake Bled

Morning

  • Logar valley (Logarska dolina, valley -> dolina) beautiful for hiking.
  • Options on the way if you can manage time: Rinka & Stegovnik Waterfall

Afternoon

  • Lake Bled + castle(1+ hour walk- only do if really interested)
  • Stay near Lake Bled
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Google Maps Directions for Day 2

Day 3 – Vintgar Gorge, Bhohinj, Pokljuka,Radovna valley,Mojstrana

Morning

  • Vintgar Gorge
    • Beautiful nature with simple walking trail and its a must visit.
    • While following signal boards, go to the downwards direction, as it will take you to base starting point
    • Requires around 2-4 hours to walk till the water falls in the end and come back
  • Savica Falls (If time allows)

Afternoon

  • Lake Bhohinj, Pokljuka
  • Drive through Alpine Radovna valley and pretty village of Mojstrana (there is a cable car up to Mount Vogel)
  • Pericnik Falls(can hike up). If time allows, Else can be considered for next day.
  • STAY Kranjska Gora

Google Maps Directions for Day 3

Day 4 – Triglav National Park

  • Lake Jasna
  • Sky Jump Hills Planica
  • Enjoy beautiful STAY in Kranjska Gora.
  • If you would like to reduce/save one day, afternoon you can drive to Bovec via Vrsic Pass -> Soca
  • Hiking options in Triglav National Park (would need extra day )
    • (Komarča>Triglav lakes>Krn>Komna)

Google Maps Directions for Day 4

Day 5 – Dream drive for bikers through Vrsic Pass -> Soca -> Bovec

  • Reach Bovec and enjoy your stay

Google Maps Directions for Day 5

Day 6 – River rafting + Canyoning

Morning

River rafting in Soca river

Afternoon

Canyoning

Day 7 – Kozjak Waterfall,Tolmin Gorge,Postojna/Skojan Caves – Ljubljana

  • Kozjak Waterfall
  • Tolmin Gorge + Tolmimska korita (Would need walking)
  • Postojna/Skojan Caves,Predjama castle
  • Lbjuliana -> Return the motor cycle -> STAY

Google Maps Directions for Day 7

Day 8

Return Bus/Flight to next destination

Best detailed itinerary for exploring slovenia in 3-4 days

Day 1 – Lake Bled, Vintgar Gorge

  • Morning -> Lake Bled + castle(1 hour walk- only do if really interested)
  • Afternoon -> Vintgar Gorge
  • STAY Kranjska Gora
  • More options :
  • ( Options if you have time :Lake Bhohinj, Pokljuka,Savica Falls )
  • (Alpine Radovna valley and pretty village of Mojstrana ) (cable car up to Mount Vogel)

Day 2 – Triglav National Park

  • Lake Jasna
  • Sky Jump Hills Planica
  • Afternoon -> Vrsic Pass -> Bovec
  • Options if you can spend one more day here
  • (Hike Komarča>Triglav lakes>Krn>Komna)
  • Hike in Triglav National Park – Pericnik Falls(can hike up).
  • (Girl Ajda, Russian Chapel under Vrsic)

Day 3 – Bovec

  • Morning -> River Rafting
  • Afternoon -> Canyoning

Day 4 – Kozjak->Tolmin Gorge->Drive to Lbjuljana

  • Kozjak Waterfall
  • Tolmin Gorge + Tolmimska korita (Would need walking)
  • OR Postojna/Skojan Caves,Predjama castle -> Lbjuljana -> STAY

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