7 days / 6 nights

Velike Lašče – the cradle of culture in a wild nature

Highlights

Explore the wild nature and mistical past on foot, by bike and horseback ridding. Gastronomy included will take your breath away.

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SIGHTSEEINGS

 

 

Gradez village with Turjak castle:

Guided tour through village Gradez where we look at 100 years old fruit drying room (still working), black kitchen, a collection of farm tools and an old traditional inns cellar. Followed by a degustation of products from dried fruits. Past the farm Petric (snack), we continue to the lookout point Ahac and visit the standing bell tower built on the foundations of anti-Turkish fortifications. We continue to Bajdniski waterfalls and on to the Renaissance Turjak castle (castle complex with the upper and lower castle and chapel with the tomb and relics - the human heart). Lunch at Rozika inn. We return to Gradez, where afternoon is dedicated to handicraft workshop producing toothpicks and knitting baskets. In the evening we spend dinner with the locals.

 

Rasica, Mouse valley, Kobilji curek:

On Rasica we get to know Primoz Trubar, who wrote the first Slovenian book and on workshop we will make a miniature book. Followed by snack and rest near the water. By bikes we head towards Kobilji curek (the highest dolenjski waterfall, Geological Trail, ruins of Roman closures) and on to the Mouse Valley (meadows, cyclist friendly farmhouse).  

 

Rasica and Kurescek:

Morning reception (snack) and guided tour of Stajski spring and White spring. The trail continues to peddler tourist farm Tekavec (snack) and further on to the Great Osolnik. We spend the afternoon on horseback,; possible in the arena or on tour (1h). Evening healing walk through Zapotok village - fountain Staje, Mary Stone, herb garden and pilgrim church of St Mary Kurescek. 

 

The mysterious Krvava pec village:

The morning reception in the House of Veterans, a walk to the source Sumnik, travertine waterfall, mill residues, the cliff on which the village is named after. In the annual Theatre, which is decorated in a karst sinkhole, locals prepare a program with snack. In the afternoon we attend at handicraft workshop and make our own souvenir. We get to know the basics of Apitherapy and in the evening we mingle with the locals by the open fire.

 

Velike Lašče and excellent gastronomy finish at Inn Pri Kuklju:

We spend the morning in the center of Velike Lašče (The house of Levstik, the church, park Trubar), continue on the cultural trail towards Dolnje Retje (birth place of a writer Fran Levstik, Ilijev hayrack, where he wrote the story of Martin Krpan). In a lovely village Prilesje there is a story about Martin Krpan shown on the beehive. A short break follows in an old carter's inn Kropec. We continue to Velika Slevica following the legend of Turks in Slevica. Back in Velike lašče we visit Gmajna, Dolšinatova cave, where they mature Roquefort). Our gathering is completed with a late-afternoon lunch in the family Inn Pri Kuklju. In 4-5 courses we will taste the water adventures of past five days.

 

 

 

 

 

COMFORT CLASS

1st day arriving to Slovenia-Ljubljana, pick up rent-a-car, accomodation in tourist farm 3*, bed&breakfast.
2nd - 6th day Gradez/Turjak castle/Rasica/Velike Lasce/Krvava pec - full program, accomodation 3*, half board.
7th day  Returning back, rent-a-car drop off.
   
   
TOUR / SEASON Low High
COMFORT on request on request

PREMIUM CLASS

1st day arriving to Slovenia-Ljubljana, pick up rent-a-car, accomodation in tourist farm 3*, bed&breakfast
2nd - 6th day Gradez/Turjak castle/Rasica/Velike Lasce/Krvava pec - full program, accomodation 3*, half board.
7th day Returning back, rent-a-car drop off
   
   
TOUR / SEASON Low High
PREMIUM on request on request

PRICE INCLUDES

  • 2 bed&breakfast in an app, lodging 3* (Comfort class)
  • 4 half board (Comfort / Premium class)  
  • full guided program with entrance fees and workshops, rental car 7 days (small size / medium size)
  • Meet&Greet service Ljubljana/Tourist farm Oblak
  • pick up/drop off in Ljubljana APT Jože Pučnik
  • AC, unlimited mileage,  loss damage waiver, insurance excess, usage of Slovenian motorway vignette

SUPPLEMENTS

  • tourist tax in Oblak lodging (0,92€/person/day), other personal expenses, fuel, additional services according to the program, parking fees.

RQ

  • Rent-a-car suplements (additional insurance, baby cot, navigation system (GPS), etc)
  • private travel guide&driver
  • hotel suplements (single room, balcony, suite, family room, etc.)
  • pick up/drop off in other  EU airports
  • transfers from airport-hotel/hotel-airport

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Important! The price varies depending on the number of people (groups, single traveller) and time/season of a tour, possible in a group of up to 8 people or more. Guest can change accommodation and the car type if available (any additional price supplement is on clients behalf). It is possible to change the program by day, shortening and lengthening of it.

YOUR ROADTRIP

Ljubljana < Gradež village< Rasca < Velike Lašče < Kurešček < Krvava Peč < <  < 

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EXTRAS

Ljubljana:


Meet Ljubljana

Ljubljana city tour (digital tour guide possible) + guided boat ride + 3 course meal at the popular restaurant in the city centre 40 EUR/person

 

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

All the extras should be booked and confirmed at least 3 days in advance. All the extras are subject to availability, weather conditions and other independant suppliers terms and conditions.

Please calculate 2 plus 7.

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