From the Alps to the Adriatic

 

Itinerary:

 

Day 1: Trieste-Portorož

Arrival at Trieste airport and pick up of your rental car. Travel to Slovenian coast. In the afternoon, we recommend the visit of the salt or a dip in the Adriatic Sea. Overnight.

 

Day 2: Portorož-Piran-Hrastovlje-Škocjan Caves-Ljubljana

Breakfast. In the morning, have a stroll through the picturesque Piran, the birthplace of Baroque composer Giuseppe Tartini. Continue to Hrastovlje village, known for its small church of the Holy Trinity, whose walls are covered with frescoes, among which is the famous "Dance of Death". In the afternoon, visit the Škocjan Caves, which are under the protection of UNESCO. Drive to Ljubljana. Overnight.

 

Day 3: Ljubljana

Breakfast. . The Slovenian capital is an architectural gem. The mixtures of baroque style with the modernist Art Nouveau and the work of the architect Joze Plečnik are among its special treasures. The city boasts several cultural events and an impressive social and nightlife. Overnight

 

Day 4: Ljubljana-Logar Valley

Breakfast. Drive to Logarska dolina, a valley surrounded by beautiful Savinja Alps and Karavanke Mountains. Lush forests, streams and waterfalls of cold water, hidden little paths and tranquillity characterize the valley. Have a short walk (15 min) to Rinka Waterfall. Overnight.

 

Day 5: Logar Valley-Lake Bled-Lake Bohinj

Breakfast. Continue to Lake Bled. Upon arrival, you can take a boat ride to the island with a church of the seventeenth century. After ringing the wishing bell, we will climb to the castle where to enjoy the stunning lake view and its surroundings. Drive to Bohinj Lake. The largest lake in Slovenia is part of Triglav National Park. Overnight.

 

Day 6: Bohinj-Mountain pass Vršič-Bovec

Breakfast. Crossing the Julian Alps is a unique experience: virgin forests, remains of the First World War and the 1611 meters of the mountain pass Vršič. Stop in Bovec, the center of water activities: rafting, canyoning, zip line, kayaking, etc. Overnight.

 

Day 7: Bovec-Soča Valley-Goriška Brda

Breakfast. Continuing down the Soca valley, you will arrive to the wine region Goriška Brda. Walled village Šmartno, Gonjače lookout tower and a range of wineries invite you to discover this area. Overnight.

 

Day 8: Goriška Brda-Trieste

Breakfast. Drive to Trieste airport and deliver your rental car. End of our services.


 

THE PRICE INCLUDES:

  • 7 nights in selected hotel / farms, in DBL rooms with private facilities,
  • 7 breakfasts,
  • Car rental (CDMR: Alfa Romeo Giuletta r similar for 2 pax, SWMR: Skoda Octavia SW or similar for 4 pax),
  • Unlimited mileage until the 7th day of rental, then the limit is 300 km / day with a max. 3,500 km), A / C,
  • Mandatory insurances (ask for more details),
  • Hotel taxes,
  • Service charges.

 

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • Flights,
  • Gasoline, Parking Fees, Tolls, GPS,…
  • Porters,
  • Tips,
  • Anything not specified in "The price includes".

Departure dates: Daily.

Rates go FROM and change depending on the hotels’ availability and seasons (fairs, conferences and events).