DAY 1: ARRIVAL – LJUBLJANA
Arrival to Ljubljana airport. Transfer to the hotel. Accommodation in Ljubljana.
DAY 2: LJUBLJANA
Breakfast. Guided tour of Ljubljana. In this wonderful city you will visit its most strategic point – the castle, from there you can enjoy amazing views of the city and its historic center. Once down again, you will walk along the river Ljubljanica, getting to know the numerous bridges, including the Dragon Bridge, the symbol of the city. You will visit the congress building, the National Library, the cathedral and the main square “Prešernov trg” which is next to the famous three bridges. After an extensive tour, free time in the afternoon to enjoy the capital, have a drink in one of the numerous bars and restaurants along the river, etc. Accommodation in Ljubljana.
DAY 3: LJUBLJANA – MARIBOR – LJUBLJANA
Breakfast. Departure to Maribor, the second biggest city of Slovenia, situated at the northwest part of the countrie between vineyards and green valleys. You will visit the city with its characteristic Franciscan church and the cathedral of San Juan Baptista. You will take a walk along the river Drava to the upper quarter of the town, called Lent. You will also visit The Old Vine House. In the afternoon return to Ljubljana, free time. Accommodation in Ljubljana.
DAY 4: LJUBLJANA – VALLE LOGARSKA – LJUBLJANA
Breakfast. Transfer to the northern part of the countrie, to visit one of the most beautiful valleys of the Alps. The Logarska Valley is surrounded by the high Kamnik and Savinja Alps. Thanks to the outstanding landscape Logarska Valley was declared a landscape park in 1987. The valley is also the most visited tourist place in Solčava area, and received the prestigious title “European Destination of excellence. ” You will also visit the waterfall Rinka and the museum in the village Solčava. Return to Ljubljana. Accommodation in Ljubljana.
DAY 5: LJUBLJANA – KAMNIK – VELIKA PLANINA / SNOVIK SPA – LJUBLJANA
Breakfast. Departure to Kamnik. You will visit the narrow streets and the legendary castle of Kamnik with a local guide. After the visit of the city you will go up to Velika Planina by a cable car. Velika Planina is a picturesque village with wooden houses on the basin of Ljubljana. Another option is to visit the town of Kamnik and go to the Snovik spa, where you can enjoy the thermal water that emerges in the foothills of the Alps. Return to Ljubljana in the afternoon. Accommodation in Ljubljana.
DAY 6: LJUBLJANA – BLED – BOHINJ – RADOVLJICA – LJUBLJANA
Breakfast. Departure to the beautiful alpine town of Bled. You will visit the castle built on the rock above the lake from where you can enjoy amazing views over the lake, the Alps and the island of Bled, with a guide. You will continue the visit to the island of Bled taking a ride with the traditional boat called pletna. You can ring the “bell of wishes” in the church of St. Mary on the island of Bled. In the afternoon visit of Bohinj and the the largest glacial lake of Slovenia situated under the high mountains of the Julian Alps. We also recommend you to visit the waterfall Savica. On the way back to Ljubljana you will also visit the city of Radovljica, with its historic old town and the famous museum of gingerbread. Return to the capital and free time. Accommodation in Ljubljana.
DAY 7: LJUBLJANA – POSTOJNA CAVE – PREDJAMA CASTLE – PIRAN – LJUBLJANA
Breakfast. Transfer to the town of Postojna to visit the famous Postojna Cave which is the largest cave in the world open to the public. You will see the first part of the cave with the electric train. After the visit of the cave, you will visit the magical Predjama Castle, located about 9 kilometers from Postojna. The medieval castle is famous for its incredible location, situated under a rock, with numerous caves and hideouts. Later transfer to Piran. It is the best preserved cultural monument of Slovenian Istria and the closest city to the mundane Portorož. You will be amazed by the architecture of the city, with strong influence of the Venetian Republic that had a huge influence on the town. In the afternoon return to the capital. Accommodation in Ljubljana.
DAY 8: LJUBLJANA – END OF TRIP