Grand Slovenia Tour – 10 days

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9 nights 10 days
Category:
  • IndoEuropean Travels Europe 30 SLOVENIA Charterhouse Zice
  • IndoEuropean Travels Europe 29 SLOVENIA Casino Perla
  • IndoEuropean Travels Europe 28 Slovenia Solkan Bridge Soca River
  • IndoEuropean Travels Europe 27 SLOVENIA Soca River
  • IndoEuropean Travels Europe 20 Slovenia Ljubljana Dragon Bridge
  • IndoEuropean Travels Europe 19 Slovenia Lake Bled
  • IndoEuropean Travels Europe 55 SLOVENIA Predjama Castle
  • IndoEuropean Travels Europe 38 Slovenija Maribor Lent
  • IndoEuropean Travels Europe 37 Slovenia Perla Casino Skybeach
  • IndoEuropean Travels Europe 36 SLOVENIA Ljubljana City
  • IndoEuropean Travels Europe 35 SLOVENIA Goriska Brda
  • IndoEuropean Travels Europe 34 SLOVENIA Goriska Brda
  • IndoEuropean Travels Europe 33 SLOVENIA Casino Portoroz
  • IndoEuropean Travels Europe 32 SLOVENIA Casino Perla
  • IndoEuropean Travels Europe 31 SLOVENIA Lipizzaner Horses

 

Standard Accomodation January – December
          3* hotel Double by request / person
Single by request / person
Standard Accomodation January – December
          4* hotel Double by request / person
Single by request / person


Prices for individuals, V.I.P. or small group tours & 5* hotels are by request.


Notes, remarks and comments:

All programs include:
– private bus(es) exclusively for the tour guests
– on every bus is at least 1 travel tour guide for the group
– in every country ( city ) is planned local tour guide(s) for local guiding
– double bed room
– private English speaking guide
– activities by the program
– transfers by the program

Supplements / extra charges:
– lunch ( optional )
– dinner

– single bed per tour
• by request – 3* hotel for 8 days tour
• by request – 4* hotel for 8 days tour

– tips ( optional )
– Some addtitional and optional tickets and entries

Additional notes and comments:

– Min. number of persons per tour is 15.

– Bare minimum for the tour with 50 seat’s bus is 30 persons per tour, and we will re-calculate additional costs for this number of persons

– Airline tickets are not included in the price. All airline tickets are depend of the season of traveling. In this moment the approx. price for the ticket from Delhi to Vienna and from Venice back to Delhi is around 570,00 eur per person.

– Airline ticket plan: when the tour group is confirmed, then we will find the best price for airplane tickets, and passengers will pay the price which we will negotiate and arrange at that time for the exact group.

– Daily meal with Indian food we can confirmed and arranged by the price of approx. 15,00 eur / person / meal.


 


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Day 1 – Domestic Airport to SLOVENIA – Ljubljana

Arrival to Ljubljana and transfer to your hotel. Time for relaxation and lunch (optional).
In the afternoon we will explore the city center of Ljubljana – one of the smallest and most beautiful capitals in Europe.
We will visit old medieval part, castle above the city with magnificent view and learn all about our famous architect Jože
Plečnik who gave Ljubljana the spirit with his unique architecture style.
Dinner in traditional Slovenian or Indian restaurant (optional).
Overnight in a hotel in Ljubljana (BB).

Day 2 – SLOVENIA – Postojna Cave / Predjama Castle / Portorož ( Slovenian Adriatic coast )

After breakfast we will drive to Postojna cave, the biggest tourist attraction in Slovenia.
You will discover underground world of Postojna Cave, most popular karst cave in the world. Guided tour will consist of a
ride by electrical train and followed by a walk through beautiful passages and chambers with spectacular drop stones,
pillars, limestone curtains and other unforgettable forms.
We will continue to idyllic village of Predjama where you will be amazed by our fairy tale medieval Predjama castle with
dramatic setting in the gaping mouth of a cavern halfway up a hillside.
Pass coastal towns of Koper and Izola we reach Portorož, a small town with nice sandy beach. Free afternoon.
Overnight in a hotel in Porotorož (BB).

Day 3 – SLOVENIA – Piran / Sečovlje pans

After breakfast we will visit Salt Works Museum in the regional reserve Sečovlje Salina Salt Pans nature park. The Salt
Works Museum exhibits a tiny portion of the salt workers’ way of life, where you can scrutinize a restored salt worker’s
house and the old way of salt gathering. On the way out you will have the opportunity to buy famous Piran salt.
After the visit we will continue to Piran – everyone’s favourite town on the Slovenian coast, where you can get lost in its
medieval narrow streets and houses, enjoy a great seafood lunch (optional) or take a swim in the Adriatic Sea (during
summer season).
In the afternoon we will go back to Portorož, where you will have some time for relaxation.
Overnight in a hotel in Porotorož (BB).

Day 4 – SLOVENIA – Lipica / Štanjel / Nova Gorica

After breakfast we will drive to Lipica, the homeland of the white Lipizzaner – famous horse of the Spanish riding school
in Vienna.
We will visit the farm where you will get all the information about the fabulous horses and you will be able to go on a
carriage ride with them.
We will continue with the visit of gorgeous medieval village Štanjel which is located in the Karst region and is made
almost completely from stone.
On the way to Nova Gorica we will stop in one of the local restaurants and taste delicious prosciutto and famous dry red
wine Teran.
Nova Gorica has many casinos including BIGGEST CASINO in EUROPE and is considered as »Slovenian Las Vegas«
In the evening you will be able to try your luck again in many different games and enjoy their evening shows inside the
casinos ( live games included).
Overnight in a hotel in Nova Goricat (BB).

Day 5 – SLOVENIA – Goriška Brda, “Slovenian Tuscany”

After the breakfast we will take a short drive to one of the best wine growing regions in Slovenia. You will find out why we
call Goriška Brda Tuscany of Slovenia.
The hilly Brda landscape is speckled with villages, some clustered like birds nests, some elongated and dispersed, with
houses spread along the ridges, but all of them surrounded by the greenery of vineyards and orchards with roads, track
and paths winding among them. We will visit the biggest wine cellar in Slovenia and try a few different wines.
Free time for lunch (optional) in local restaurant where you can try their delicious Briška cuisine.
Back to Nova Gorica.
Overnight in a a hotel in Nova Gorica (BB).

Day 6 – SLOVENIA – Soča river Valley / Kranjska gora / Lake Bled

After breakfast we will start the most beautiful drive through Soča river valley. Soča river is famous for its amazing
emerald colour.
We will follow the stream from the opposite side and on the way we will see many gorges, rapids and waterfalls. Beauty of
the entire valley and the river itself is so outstanding that you will never forget it. If you will dare it, you can also try riding
the rapids on a 2 hour white water rafting. Instead of rafting you can visit the WWII museum and find out more about the
battles in the valley.
After lunch in local restaurant in Bovec (optional) we will continue towards the highest mountain pass in Slovenia –
Vršič. Once we will reach the top we will stop and enjoy the spectacular views over the peaks of the Julian Alps. Later we
will descent down the pass and drive to Kranjska Gora.
After the arrival you will have some free time to take a walk through the most popular ski center in Slovenia.
Drive to Bled.
Overnight in a hotel in Bled (BB).

Day 7 – SLOVENIA – Lake Bled / Vintgar gorge / Lake Bohinj

After breakfast we will visit Bled castle which is located on the top of the cliff above the lake and from where you can
enjoy stunning views over the entire lake, island and town of Bled.
Later on we will use a special Pletna boat to take us to the only island in Slovenia or just stroll around the lake and enjoy
the beautiful scenery after then we will proceed to visit breath-taking Vintgar gorge, where wooden path will take along
the rushing river Radovna through the picturesque gorge, which measures 1600m and ends with waterfall Šum.
We will continue to Bohinj, our largest glacial lake located in the Triglav National Park. Take a swim or canoe or just walk
around it. Lake’s natural enviroment will impress you while it shows different face each season.
After a relaxing day in the nature we will head back to Bled.
Overnight in a hotel in Bled (BB).

Day 8 – SLOVENIA – Maribor / Jeruzalem wine road / Ptuj

After breakfast we will depart for the second biggest town in Slovenia – Maribor, capital of the eastern part.
After the visiting Maribor we are going to take Jeruzalem Wine Road that is famous for numerous kinds of excellent
wines.
It will take us to Ptuj, one of the most beautiful towns in Slovenia. Ptuj is the oldest town in Slovenia with very rich history
and many monuments to prove it.
Overnight in a hotel in Ptuj. (BB).

Day 9 – SLOVENIA – Charterhouse Žiče monastery / Celje / Otočec

After the breakfast we will departure to visit Charterhouse Žiče , one of the most famous and oldest monasteries in
Slovenia.
After the visit we will proceed to visit Otočec. On the way to Otočec we will stop in city of Celje, former seat of only
Slovenian nobility.
Nestled among lush forests of Dolenjska, the open and diverse fairways, large and fairly undemanding greens, and
spectacular views of the fairways and the surrounding areas are all the more reason why you will love Otočec.
It is situated in the fascinating unspoiled landscape along the emerald river Krka where you will visit famous Otočec
Castle.
In the afternoon you can walk around and enjoy beautiful green scenery, visit the famous Otočec castle or visit one of the
spa resorts.
Overnight in a hotel in Otočec (BB).

Day 10 – SLOVENIA – Ljubljana / Airport

After breakfast transfer from the hotel in Otočec to Ljubljana airport or stop in Ljubljana for shopping ( depends of the
flight schedule ).