Lovely Slovenian coast

  • Private & customized trip
  • Wine trip
  • Sightseeing trip
  • Culinary trip
  • Cultural trip
Full day
All year
2–8 persons
Piran, Sečovlje Salt Pans, Koper

Piran is one of Slovenia's major tourist attractions. It is a town with one of the warmest climates of the wine regions in Slovenia. The most abundantly grown grapes in Primorska wine region are Refošk and Malvazija. With this trip you will be able to pay a visit to one of the biggest Slovenian wine cellars. On the other hand, you can visit Sečovlje Salt Pans, where you can get to know all about the exquisite natural characteristics of the Istrian soil. For the last stop we will visit an olive growing farm and experience olive oil tasting.

OVERVIEW

Type of day trip: full day sightseeing trip
Duration: 9 hours (approx.), if departure from Ljubljana
Departure and time: Ljubljana – 8:00 AM (departure time can be adjusted to the group), hotel pick up and drop off
Best time for trip: March - November
Number of persons: 2-8 persons

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Explore gorgeous seaside town Piran
  • Visit the Sečovlje Salt Pans
  • Excellent quality wines tasting
  • Sightseeing Koper
  • Visit Vina Koper and wine tasting
  • Visit an olive growing farm and experience olive oil tasting
Day 1

DAY TRIP PLAN

Morning pick up at the hotel and drive towards Piran, Slovenian Adriatic treasure, which is considered to be one of the most authentic and most photogenic towns on the Adriatic coast. It resembles a large open-air museum with its medieval architecture and its rich cultural heritage. Narrow streets and compact houses give the town its unique charm, while giving you a chance to admire the Venetian architecture. Exploring city main attractions: Tartini square, Church of St George, Minorite monastery, city walls. Then we will visit Sečovlje Salt Pans, the largest Slovenian salt evaporation pond to know everything about the salt harvesting. The salt works have been active since the 13th century. Nowadays, the salt production is carried on in order to preserve natural and cultural heritage. We continue to the town of Koper to visit one of the biggest Slovenian wine cellars – Vina Koper – to have a wine tasting and also to hear the explanation of how the same vine can produce different wines on various soils. After the visit, we explore Koper, the largest port in Slovenia that represents the gateway or the entrance point to Central Europe. Short city sightseeing tour: the main door, Venetian-style palazzos, charming churches, the Cathedral, the Baptistery, the Tito Square etc. For our last stop, we will visit an olive growing farm and experience olive oil tasting. Return to the hotel in the late afternoon.

ADDITIONAL INFO:

  • Itinerary can be adjusted due to weather conditions and client’s wishes.
THE PACKAGE
Included
  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Professional English-speaking (other languages on request) guide/driver
  • Transport by comfortable car/van
  • Parking fees and fuel
  • Wine tasting
  • Olive oil tasting
  • Entrance fees: Sečovlje Salt Pans
Not included
  • Tips
  • Personal expenses
 

GOSLO d.o.o.

Arja vas 89
3301 Petrovče, Slovenia
Registration nr.: 6742742000
VAT nr.: SI23823178

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