In the middle of Julian Alps, right on the border with Austria and Italy, lies the famous mountain resort of Kranjska Gora. Relax, breath in the mountain air and enjoy the picturesque natural surroundings ... More info ›
In the middle of Julian Alps, right on the border with Austria and Italy, lies the famous mountain resort of Kranjska Gora. Relax, breath in the mountain air and enjoy the picturesque natural surroundings. Visit peaceful Lake Jasna, beautiful Zelenci and Planica valley, where finale of Ski Jumping world cup is happening every March. On the way back to Ljubljana enjoy lunch at traditional Slovenian restaurant.
Your excursion begins with a complimentary pick up from your hotel or alternative meeting point when pick up isn't possible at the hotel. During the drive in a comfortable car/minivan your guide will share information and answer to your questions regarding Slovenia. Meanwhile you will drive through rural Slovenia towards the Julian Alps.
First, you will visit Kranjska Gora, a beautiful alpine town under the mountains that transforms into a ski resort during the winter.
Then, if the weather will permit, you will head out to see Jasna lake, a beautiful alpine lake just a few minutes outside of Kranjska Gora. As well as seeing the beautiful alpine lake, you will also see Zelenci, a nature reserve in the far northwestern corner of Slovenia. It is the source of the Sava Dolinka River, a tributary of the Danube.
Next, you will go to Planica valley, where world famous finale of Ski Jumping world cup is happening every year in March. If the weather permits, you could also experience the ultimate Ski Jumping experience and go on a Zip Line on the biggest Ski Jump in Planica (own expense).
Finally, on your way back to Ljubljana, you will visit a small village where you will have lunch in a traditional restaurant. A visit of the Slovenian countryside wouldn't be complete without tasting what Slovenian cuisine has to offer. You will indulge in a lunch, typical for the alpine region.
You will return to Ljubljana full of wonderful memories, where the tour will end at the meeting point.