DAY 1: Lebanon – Ljubljana
Welcome to Slovenia and its beloved capital! Meet with your tour director and get to know the details of your tour! Free time in Ljubljana.
DAY 2: Ljubljana
Start your day with the visit of the beloved Slovenian capital, Ljubljana. Your guide will take you around and show you the most important attractions, such as Prešeren square, Tripple bridge, fishmarket, town hall, and many others. To wrap up the whole Ljubljana story, you will also take funicular up to the castle hill, to learn more about Ljubljana and Slovenia’s history and of course, admire the amazing views from the top. The afternoon will be free at leisure, to enjoy the city on your own.
(Learn more about Ljubljana in Wikipedia)
DAY 3: Maribor – Vienna
Drive to Maribor and beginning with sightseeing of Maribor, the second biggest city in Slovenia, known as the city with the oldest grapevine in the world which counts more than 400 years. The guide will take you through the old town by the river, where you will stop in one of the restaurants for lunch. Your road will take you to the next adventure, the capital of the Habsburg Empire and Austria, Vienna. Arrival in the late afternoon, check-in hotel and free time to get first impressions of the city on your own.
(Learn more about Maribor in Wikipedia)
DAY 4: Vienna
You will start your day with a sightseeing tour of capital Vienna where you will visit Ringstrasse, circular road surrounding the Innere Stadt district of Vienna, Hofburg with a famous Spanish riding school, Parliament, City Hall, Palace Urania, and Karl‘s Cathedral, famous Graben Street to the St. Stephen ‘s Cathedral and more. Of course, you will not miss even the visit to the famous Schönbrunn Palace. The afternoon will be free at leisure for shopping or tasting of the famous Sacher cake in one of many coffee shops in the city Centre.
DAY 5: Melk – Linz – Salzburg
Leave the royal capital behind you and drive towards Salzburg. Your first stop will be famous Melk Monastery, Benedictine abbey which contains the tomb of Saint Coloman of Stockerau and the remains of several members of the House of Babenberg, Austria’s first ruling dynasty. Continue to Linz, the third biggest city in Austria and the capital of the Upper Austria region. Lunch and walking tour of this constantly changing and developing city. Arrival to Salzburg in the late afternoon, check-in, and free time.
DAY 6: Salzburg – Hallein – Julian Alps
Begin with a guided tour of the city will include views of the Residence, the Carillon, the Cathedral, the Franciscan Church, Mozart Square, and city locations of “The Sound of Music”: Mirabell Gardens and Nonnberg Abbey. Continue to Hallein area and after lunch visit the underground salt mine, where people were already wresting “white gold” from the depths of the Dürrnberg in Neolithic Age. In the late afternoon arrival to Julian Alps area, check-in hotel and free time.
DAY 7: Bled and Bohinj
Time for Alpine fairytale! With immense natural beauty, Bled, together with its surroundings and magnificent lake with an island, ranks among the most beautiful alpine resorts of the world. Amazing castle on the cliff is offering stunning views of the region, while the island in the middle of the lake can be visited with a traditional boat called “pletna”. Lunch on continuing to the largest alpine lake in Slovenia – lake Bohinj. You will take a funicular to Mt Vogel top, where your breath will be taken away by unforgettable views of Triglav NP. Some free time to admire its natural beauty and relax on the lakeshore. In the afternoon return to the hotel and enjoy free time by the lake.
DAY 8: Ljubljana – Lebanon
Free time until departure for your flight back home.
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7 Nights/8 Days
February 14, 2020 – October 02, 2020
Prices per person sharing a double room:
Hotels Used or Similar:
Nights City Hotels
2 Ljubljana Radisson Blu Plaza/Union Hotel 4*
2 Vienna Renaissance Wien 4*
1 Salzburg Ath Europe/hotel salzburg 4*
2 Julian Alps Rikli Balance/Eco Park/Bohin 4*
The prices are per person sharing a double room and include:
• Return economy class flights as per the lowest booking fare
• Round trip transfers from and to the airport
• 2 nights stay in Ljubljana
• 2 nighs stay in Vienna
• 1 nigh stay in Salzburg
• 2 nights stay in Julian Alps
• Meals as mentioned in the program
• English speaking tour leader
• Wine degustation in Maribor
• Entrance to Shcönbrunn palace
• Entrance to Melk monastery
• Entrance to Hallein Salt Mine
• Funicular ride to Mt Vogel
• Entrance to Bled castle
• All taxes included