: Ekorna travelAddress
: Devinska 1 1000 LjubljanaPhone
: ++386 41 234 900e-mail
Have you ever heard about a small country called Slovenia? Have you ever wondered what can you do in such a small country for two weeks? Do you like nature, do you like mountains, do you like lakes and would you enjoy relaxing in thermal waters after hiking in the Julian Alps? How about nice medieval towns and interesting history of the country? If your responds are affirmative than this itinerary is tailor made for you. Duration of tour
: 3-7h Min. number of participants
Day 1: AIRPORT – LJUBLJANA
Arrival at the airport. Transfer to the hotel in Ljubljana. Day 2: LJUBLJANA – NOVO MESTO – OTOČEC -LJUBLJANA
After the breakfast trip to Dolenjska. First of all we will visit a capital city of Dolenjska, Novo Mesto. After that we will continue to Otočec, very picturesque castle in the middle of the Krka River and to Kostanjevica, a city constructed in the meander of the Krka River. In the afternoon return to Ljubljana. Day 3: LJUBLJANA – GREEN HILLS OF LJUBLJANA SUBURB
Breakfast. A morning guided tour of Ljubljana city centre. For the lunch we will go to the hills on the eastern part of Ljubljana. After the good homemade lunch in one of the tourist farms we will enjoy beautiful nature and incredible views of Ljubljana basin (if the weather is good). Day 4: LJUBLJANA – VELIKA PLANINA – KAMNIK - LJUBLJANA
Breakfast. Morning hike to Velika Planina (optional cable car) and visit of the herdsmen's settlement and feel the simple way of the herdsmen's life, we will taste their dairy products and admire the unique architecture of the cottages which define Velika planina.
Information about the hike: duration: 3h -4h; difference: cca.710m Day 5: LJUBLJANA – JEZERSKO (Češka koča)
Breakfast. Early in the morning we wil go to Jezersko, starting point for our hike to Češka koča in the Kamnik Savinja Alps. It is a nice hike through the green woods and white Alps Mountains.
Information about the hike: duration: 3h -4h; difference: cca.850m Day 6: JEZERSKO - BOHINJ - BLED - KRANJSKA GORA
After the breakfast transfer to Bohinj. Visit of Savica Waterfalls and a short walk around the Bohinj Lake. Transfer to the other glacial lake Bled, wher we will visit the castel and admire beautiful views of the lake with an island in the middle. Optional: visit of the Bled Lake Island with typical Pletna boat. Day 7 and 8: KRANJSKA GORA – TRIGLAV
Breakfast. Hike to the highest Slovenian mountain Triglav – (2 days). (Alternative: Podkoren, walk around the Julian Alps Mountains) Accommodation in the Kredarica Hut (Alternative: Kranjska Gora).
Information about the hike: duration: 5h to the Kredarica Hut + 1h to the peack of Triglav(first day) and 4h of descent (second day); difference: cca.1934m Day 9: KRANJSKA GORA – MARTULJEK WATERFALLS
Breakfast. A walk from Kranjska Gora to Martuljek and then through the wood to the Martuljek Waterfalls. At the return from the waterfalls we will enjoy in the good food at the Ingos Hut under the Špik Mountain.
Information about the hike: duration: 2h; difference: cca.500m Day 10: KRANJSKA GORA – BOVEC
Breakfast. We will go from Kranjska Gora through Vršič pass to Bovec. In the way we will visit the Russian Church, enjoy incredible views from Vršič Pass, monument of Dr.Julius Kugy, spring of Soča River and much more. (Optional: rafting on Soča River or canyoning) Day 11: BOVEC - POSTOJNA
Breakfast. We will go from Bovec to Postojna. On the way we will visit the Museum of the First World War (In Strasbourg, the Museum received the Council of Europe Museum Prize for 1993). Day 12: POSTOJNA – GRUTA DE POSTOJNA -PIRAN
After the breakfast the visit of famous Postonja cave, the second largest cave in the world. Afterwards we will visit the Predjama castle which is constructed in the rock above the cave. Afternoon followed by seightseeing of Venetian Town Piran. Day 13: PRIRAN - KOPER
Free time in city of Piran. Optional: The visit of Koper or Portorož Day 14: PRIRAN
Transfer to the airport. The end of the programme.
Tel. : ++386 41 234 900
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