DAY 4 SOČA VALLEY (breakfast, lunch dinner)
Breakfast. Day for 2 adrenalin activities you will never forget. First one is rafting on Soča River. The Soča Valley with its pristine and picturesque nature is a paradise for active leisure and real treasury of experiences. Rafting is a unique experience for all generations. Through rafting on the rapids of the emerald river we strengthen the team spirit and admire the beauty surrounding us. Boka rafting trip takes place on the most attractive section of the river Soča, from waterfall Boka to the village of Trnovo ob Soci.The programm of the trip which takes about 1,5 hour is as follows:
We’ll meet experienced guides in sports center of Soča rafting, which is located in centre of Bovec. After completing formalities they will explain the course of the trip and each participant will receive obligatory protective equipment for rafting. Then we will drive to the starting point, where you will be devided in boats. In each boat there is place for 6 to 8 persons and a guide who steers the boat, gives instructions to the crew and ensures a safe descent. The first part of the trip will be spent learning about rowing technique and enjoying the panoramic view of the mountains. Before the second, more dynamic, part we will already know how to paddle right. During the tour the guide will tell you some facts about the history of Posočje. On the half way of the trip we will also make a stop for swimming in Soča. Professional photograpfer will take photos during the trip to provide beautiful memories of your descent. We display the photos on our arrival back at the sports centre.
After lunch we go to another adrenalin activity ZIP LINE. Bovec zipline is set in the picturesque and unspoiled canyon Učja and is one of the most attractive and highest in Europe. Steel cables in lengths of 250-400 m rising from 100 to 150 vertical meters above the river Učja. After receiving all the necessary equipment and arranging formatilies we drive you with our vehicles to the starting point, which is about 9km outside Bovec. When you arrive at the start, guides will explain the basics of ziplining. In training polygon you will practice zip on a short 20 m long steel cable.Now you are ready. Three steel cables of various lengths, which stretch 100 to 150 meters above the river Učja are waiting for you. In addition to the adrenaline rush they offer a beautiful view of the canyon Učja, Globoški potok stream, slope of Krn with Kobarid basin, Soča valley, Bovec basin and our highest mountain – Mount Triglav.And not only that. Experienced guides who will accompany you during trip, will also educate you with information on protected animal and plant species in the valley Učja and its history. The valley Učja is a protected area and is under the Natura 2000. Dinner in hotel.
DAY 5 SOČA VALLEY – SKOCJAN CAVES – PORTOROŽ (ADRIATIC SEA) (breakfast, lunch dinner)
After breakfast we will drive to Slovenian Adriatic sea coast. On the way our first stop will be Museum of First World War in Kobarid where you will learn basic facts about this war. Soča Valley and sorounding mountains where blody frontline. After 3 long years of fighting Austrian army defeated Italian army in Kobarid fight. Then we continue our drive to Skocjan Caves which are part of Unesco World Heritage. We visit caves which beauty is unforgetable. After lunch in about 1 hour drive we reach Portoroz, seaside resort. We check inn in the hotel and then we take 20 minute walk along the cost to small medieval city of Piran which is known for good fish restaurants. We will have seafood dinner in one of them. Then we return to your hotel. Overnight.
DAY 6 PORTOROŽ – POSTOJNA CAVE – LJUBLJANA (breakfast, lunch, dinner)
After breakfast we drive through tipical slovenian countryside to Postojna. We will visit one the biggest most beatifull caves in Europe. We will enter cave with small train and then walk for about 70 minutes in the cave system which is full of stalagnites and stalactites. You will see underground river but the biggest atraction is human fish, animal which leave only in Postojna Cave. After visit we drive short distance to Predjama Castle, which defends entrance to other cave, which is connected to Postojna cave. After photo session we have lunch in Postojna and the we continue our drive to the capital of Slovenia, Ljubljana. We will start city tour in old part of city where your local guide will show you Opera house, Cathedral, National museum and Three Bridges Square. Then guide will take you along river Ljubljanica which is full of bars and restaurants and you will ride funicular to Ljubljana Castle and see city from above. Free time for shoping. Dinner in chinese restaurant. (You can spend evening in casino which is in your hotel)
DAY 7 LJUBLJANA – AIRPORT (breakfast)
After breakast free until transfer to airport for your flight. End of tour.
– PERSONAL COSTS,
– TIPS FOR LOCAL GUIDES AND DRIVERS
– FLIGHTS TO/FROM SLOVENIA