8 Day The Alps and Adriatic Coast self drive tour STANDARD / Slovenia

Start Point

Tour start on arrival at Ljubljana Airport

End Point

Tour ends at Ljubljana Airport

Days

8 days & 7 nights

Price Per Person

EUR 0.00 Twin/EUR 0.00 Single

Tour Description

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During this trip you will visit magical blue-green lakes, snow-capped mountains peaks, emerald rivers, a mysterious underground world and a Venetian-style coastline. That is the Alpe – Adria Circle, presenting some of the most beautiful, natural, cultural and historic sites of Slovenia.

You can travel independantly, taking advantage of one of our Self Drive holidays giving you the freedom to explore Slovenia at your own pace and the opportunity to discover the wonderful sights, people, food and wine that Slovenia has to offer.

Price (STANDARD accommodation): 699 EUR per person / package
Supplement for: 3rd person sharing the room and the car: 477 EUR, child from 3 up to 12 years old, sharing the room and the car: 399 EUR

Included:
-       7 nights' accommodation, rooms with private en-suite bathroom, breakfast and tourist tax.
-       2 dinners (at the accommodation in Bled and Bovec)
-       At Bohinj lake: return ride by boat, cable car to Vogel, lunch at Vogel.
-       Entrance fees to Škocjan caves and Postojna cave.
-       Rental car for 6 days, B group (Renault Clio, VW Polo, Seat Ibiza) with unlimited mileage and CDW insurance (pick up at Ljubljana APT, drop off in Ljubljana City Hotel).
-       Private transfer from Ljubljana city center to Ljubljana Airport.
-       Suggested itinerary in English & road map of Slovenia.

Excluded:
-       Vignette.
-       Parking fees.
-       Drinks at meals.

Optional:
-      Extra car insurance.
-      GPS – Global navigation system.
-      Child seat.
-      Pletna boat ride on Bled lake.
-      Entrance fee to the Castle Bled.
-      Private tour guide (2 hours) at Bled, Piran or Ljubljana (meeting point at the hotel).
-      Extension of holidays at Bled or Ljubljana.
-      Different car group.

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Day 1 Arrive Ljubljana Airport

Place visiting
Lake Bled (60 km)
Description

On arrival at Ljubljana Airport, pick up your car from the Europcar office and drive to your accommodation at Lake Bled. Perhaps spend the afternoon exploring the dramatic cliff top castle or take a Pletna boat to the romantic lake island.

Included: car rental and overnight at Bled.

 

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Day 2 Lake Bled – Lake Bohinj – Lake Bled

Place visiting
Lake Bohinj (60 km)
Description

After a delicious breakfast drive just half an hour to the stunning Lake Bohinj located in the middle of the Triglav National Park. Here you can take a boat ride and experience the unspoilt majestic beauty of Lake Bohinj. Ride the cable car to Mount Vogel at 1537 metres (5,042 feet) above sea level from here you can admire some of the highest peaks of the Julian Alps. Find one of the Alpine huts and enjoy a tasty traditional meal. On your way back to Bled you can stop at the St. John church.

Included: car rental, breakfast, return boat tour, cable car to Mount Vogel, lunch at Vogel, visit to St John church and overnight at Bled.

 

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Day 3: Lake Bled – Kranjska Gora – Vršič Pass – Bovec

Place visiting
Kranjska Gora , Vršič Pass , Bovec (85 km)
Description

After breakfast drive to Kranjska Gora. Take a walk through this lovely Alpine village and a little further along the road is the beautiful Lake Jasna with spectacular views, viewing platform and legendary Chamois statue Golden Horn.  As you drive up further into the mountains towards the Vršič Pass make a stop at the historic Russian chapel. At the top of Vršič pass the views breath-taking, so a perfect place to stop at the Alpine hut. As you descend the pass into the Soča Valley, on your way to Bovec, turn into the Zgornja Trenta Valley where you can visit the source of the Soča River (about a 20 minute walk). The colour of the Soča River will amaze you, like jade green glass. Nearby Lepena Valley is also beautiful and worth exploring. Overnight in Bovec.

Included: car rental, breakfast, dinner and overnight.

 

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Day 4 Bovec

Place visiting
Soča River
Description

You will spend the day in one of the most beautiful valleys in the world. The emerald Soča River and the valley offer many activities: hiking, cycling, walking, rafting or just driving through the most magnificent scenery. You can take the scenic road from Bovec to Mangart Saddle at 2050 metres (6725 feet); from here you can see the Lakes of Fusine in Italy. Overnight in Bovec.

Included: car rental, breakfast and overnight.

 

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Day 5 Bovec (Soča River) - Škocjan Caves – Piran

Place visiting
Škocjan Caves , Piran (185 km)
Description

After breakfast drive to Kobarid following the Soča River, this town under the mighty Mount Krn is known for the Battle of Caporetto (1917). Today there is a famous museum dedicated to the events of the First World War on the Isonzo Front. From Nova Gorica you make your way to the Škocjan Caves, either by the highway or if you prefer by taking the local roads, passing through small villages along the Karst Plateau. The Karst Plateau is well known for its vineyards and traditional Teran wine which compliments the locally dried meat, prosciutto. The Skocjan Caves are a UNESCO heritage site; they are of exceptional significance and beauty. Following the 2 hours walking tour of the caves continue the drive to the coast and the picturesque, charming old town of Piran. Overnight in Piran.

Included: car rental, breakfast, entrance fee to Skocjan Caves and overnight.

 

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Day 6 Piran (Adriatic Coast)

Place visiting
Adriatic Coast
Description

Piran is a picturesque and has Venetian style. Take a walk around this delightful seaside town early in the morning and watch it come to life. Starting near the harbour at the 19th century Tartini Square, named after the composer Giuseppe Tartini, continue with one of the most dramatically situated churches in Europe, St Georges Cathedral, perched on the hill, overlooking the sea and dominating the town. Enjoy the café life, the sun and a swim in the clear waters of the Adriatic. Overnight in Piran.

Included: car rental, breakfast and overnight.

 

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Day 7 Piran – Postojna – Ljubljana

Place visiting
Postojna (125 km)
Description

After breakfast there are many place of interest you may like to explore before heading to Ljubljana; salt fields in Portorož, the Venetian style towns of Izola and Koper, or you may choose to have a swim and enjoy the sun along the coast towards Strunjan. As you drive towards Ljubljana you can stop at the world famous Postojna Caves with its exciting train ride into the karst interior. Drop off the car at the Ljubljana Europcar city centre office. Overnight in Ljubjana.

Included: car rental, breakfast, entrance fee to Postojna Cave and overnight.

 

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Day 8 Ljubljana

Place visiting
On arrival at Ljubljana Airport will be the end of the self drive tour
Description

Ljubljana is a vibrant, cultural capital city and best explored on foot. There is much to explore and many excellent cafes and restaurants to try. Some of the sights to see include Prešeren Square, where you will often find street entertainers and musicians, Jože Plečniks famous Triple Bridge, climb to the castle on the hill for fantastic views, stroll around the riverside markets, the Dragons Bridge and the Cathedral of St. Nicholas. Private transfer from the hotel to Ljubljana Airport.

Included: breakfast and private transfer to Ljubljana Airport.

 

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2022-06-23 2023-06-23 Available