Walk, Dine &Wine Tasting Vacation

  • Guided or self-drive tour
  • 10 Days
  • All weather
  • Run by locals
  • All included, no hidden costs

Great travel experience in Slovenia

wine tasting experience, local dining and enjoying beautiful nature This tour is for those who have a passion for fine wine and cuisine and would like to visit beautiful natural spots of Slovenia. Beside tasting the best Slovenian wine you will enjoy fabulous local specialities in recommended off-the-beaten-track restaurants. The itinerary can be adjusted according to your wishes. Contact us and tell us about your wishes and needs regarding your Wine and Dine Slovenia tour.

Wine and gastronomy

the selection of restaurants and winecellars with carefully chosen menus and wine

Every day new experience

a wonderful bled of the major sites and delightful places

Leisurely pace

there is ample free time for your own explorations

Accomodation

at small family run boutique hotels or guesthouses

Trip Itinerary

Day #1 - Welcome to Slovenia
Transfer from Ljubljana or any other airport and head to Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia. Arrival to Ljubljana and welcome dinner.
Day #2 -Wine tasting tour to Bizeljsko wine region
The Slovenia tour will start with a visit to two wine cellars and meeting wine makers in person. During the day you will enjoy a wine at a remarkable wine cellar that received accolades and commendations for wines from all around the world. Here you’ll also discover the wine cellars – the underground pits manually dug into the million-years-old quartz sand. In between the two wine tastings, you will enjoy a lunch of local dishes. By request, it is also possible to organize a short visit to Sevnica, the birthplace of Melania Trump.
Day #3 - Underground experience
The day will begin with a four-hour visit of the underground cave. During your four-hour visit on foot and by boat, you will enjoy the beauties of the underground world. After lunch at the local farm, we will continue the day exploring the indigenous wines of the Karst wine region. Dinner will be served at the accommodation of the day.
Day #4 - Exploring Karst wine region
After breakfast of fresh local, homegrown products you will start exploring and enjoying the beauties and tastes of the Karst wine region. Visit stone-cutting workshop with a hand on experience presentation, get to know more about local herbs and taste different herbal liquors. Visit of a stone hilltop village of Stanel and lunch before heading to Vipava wine region.
Day #5 - Vipava valley
Morning walk and exploring Vipava valley. A delightful lunch with wine pairing in a small village with approximately 75 wine cellars. In the afternoon, you will visit another exceptional wine cellar in Vipava Valley, where you will enjoy your wine tasting with a winemaker who will take you through his philosophy of wine making. After short 40-minute drive you will reach the most famous wine region of Slovenia – Goriška Brda. Brda will be introduced from the lookout tower and, in the evening, it will be time to taste some local specialities accompanied by fine Slovenian wine. OPTIONAL – Day tour to Venice (Italy)
Day #6 - Goriska brda wine region
Exploring Goriska brda by bike, olive oil tasting, visit of main attractions and of course wine tasting and enjoying great fresh local food. Overnight in Soca valley.
Day #7 - Alpe Adria Trail - Bovec
After breakfast, you can enjoy walking by the beautiful Soca River gorge – the most beautiful part of the Alpe Adria Trail – 21 km. Lunch by the trail. If booked well in advance the dinner can be held in Hisa Franko, whose chef Ana Ros has been named as The World’s Best Female Chef 2017 ahead of The World’s 50 Best Restaurants. Please send an inquiry to consult before you book.
Day #8 - Hiking and sightseeing
The day is dedicated to different activities on the way from Soča valley to Bohinj lake. You will visit the longest ski jumping hill, Vrsic pass, Kranjska gora, Bled with a beek keeper and final stop Bohinj lake.
Day #9 - Hiking beautiful Bohinj trails
The day you will hike with your guide the beautiful trails in the Bohinj Alps. There are numerous options so we will choose one according to your wishes and weather conditions.
Day #10 - Cycling Velika Planina Big Pasture Plateau
In the morning, you will visit Velika Planina Big Pasture Plateau on foot or with electric bikes. The activity will take approximately four hours. During your tour, you will also enjoy a lunch of products of Big Pasture Plateau – Velika Planina. In the afternoon, you will visit a Craft Brewery and taste different types of beer.In the evening time to relax and prepare for a Wrap-up dinner.
Day #11 - Departure
Breakfast at the hotel, check – out and private transfer to Ljubljana or any other airport.