SLOVENIA WINE TOUR

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Location:

Ljubljana
Bled
Goriska Brda
Portoroz
Maribor
Ptuj
Bizeljsko
Ljubljana

Duration:
8 days
Price From:
$

SLOVENIA WINE TOUR

8 Days Tour $

General Information

Included Features

Accommodation at selected hotels, service charges & hotel taxes, luggage handling
Breakfast daily, dinners and lunches as per progra m
Arrival and departure transfers
Touring by modern air-conditioned coach
Professional tour director throughout

Sightseeing

Goriska Brda - »Slovenian Tuscany » hills
Vina Koper wine cellar famous for the refosco wines
Lipica stud farm with Lipica white horses
Maribor Vinag wine cellar and Jeruzalem vineyard hills
Rogaska crystal factory
Olimje monastery with one of the oldest pharmacies in Europe




Day 1, Ljubljana

Upon arrival to Ljubljana airport you will be met a nd trans- ferred to Bled. Some free time before evening trans fer to Radovljica for visiting Apean museum and welcome di nner at a local restaurant starting with wine tasting at their wine cellar. Overnight in Bled. (D,O)

Day 2, Bled – Kobarid – Goriska Brda

Today visit Bled castle and take the typical “pletna ” boat to the island in the middle of the lake. Then continue to Kranjska Gora and Kobarid where you will visit the stunning First World War museum. We will travel to Goriska Brda re gion for dinner with wine tasting in typical tourist far m. (B,D,O)

Day 3, Goriska Brda – Portoroz

Start you day with the visit of this hilly region: first stop in Gonjace and climb up a panoramic tower to see the » Slovenian Tuscany » hills... and then to Smartno typical village and to Dobrovo castle. Continue the discovery of th is region with visiting the big industrial Goriska Brda wine cellar with wine tasting and then to a local tourist farm - enj oy late lunch with wines. In the afternoon continue to Port oroz. (B,L,O)

Day 4, Portoroz – Karst – Maribor

Enjoy a sightseeing tour of Piran and Koper where w e will visit the Vina Koper wine cellar famous for the ref osco wines. After wine tasting continue to Lipica stud f arm and see the Lipica white horses. Afterwards visit one o f the best teran wine producers near Dutovlje with wine tastin g. Con- tinue to Maribor. Today’s dinner will be in a local restaurant. (B,D,O)

Day 5, Maribor – Ptuj

Sightseeing tour of Maribor and Vinag wine cellar w ith wine tasting.Then continue to Ptuj and visit the castle in the Old town. In the evening drive to Jeruzalem hill for di nner with wines at local “gostilna”.Overnight in Maribor. (B,D,O)

Day 6, Bizeljsko – Dolenjsko

Morning drive through Bizeljsko vineyards to Novo M esto. Our first stop will be in Rogaska Slatina, where yo u will visit Rogaska crystal factory, then on to Olimje monaster y – one of the oldest pharmacies in Europe, and continue to a local » repnica«, a typical local wine and harvest cellar unique to Bizeljsko region. We will continue to Istenic ch ampagne cellar before reaching our hotel in Smarjeske spas. Dinner on Trska gora “zidanica” with some musical entertai nment. (B,D,O)

Day 7, Ljubljana

Morning free for enjoying spa facilities at your ho tel, then a visit of a typical homestead like “Matjazeva doma cija” to learn about cvicek most typical Dolenjsko region wi ne with tasting. Continue to Ljubljana where in the afterno on we will have a short city tour before farewell dinner in a local restaurant. (B,D,O)

Day 8, Ljubljana

After breakfast, transfer to Ljubljana airport. (B)