Start your small-group tour with a pickup from your central Ljubljana hotel, and depart for the marvellous Karst region in an air-conditioned minivan.
Your first stop will be a charming village tanjel. Karst Plateau is a region of Slovenia that extends from the Vipava valley to the Gulf of Trieste. The limestone allowed the water to enter the underground and thus created typical karst features - caves, chasms, karst springs, intermittent lakes, and karst fields. Discover the village tanjel and admire its beautiful castle and Ferrari's amazing garden, the best known attraction of the village.
Karst is also famous for its cuisine, so the next part of the visit is reserve for local cuisine tasting in a small traditional village. The most famous local food of Karst region is delicious prut ham. There is no prosciutto in the world as tender and delicious as the Karst prut, dried in the cellars of the old Karst villages with the help of the strong, cold bora winds. It is best tasted with its rightful companion, teran wine, a local specialty unique to the region. The wine comes from refosco grapes grown in the fertile red soils of the Karst.
Continue the visit towards Lipica Stud Farm, home of the world renowned Lipizzaner horses, made famous by the Spanish Riding School of Vienna. You will have the chance to see these elegant horses in training for the performances. The Lipica Stud Farm is nowadays one of the most beautiful cultural and historical monuments in Slovenia, its rich history reaching back to the year 1580.After, return to your minivan and end your tour in Ljubljana, with a drop-off at your hotel.