- Group size: Min 4 / Max 16
- Best months: Throughout the seasons
- Vehicle: Car, People Carrier or Minibus
Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia, is a dynamic Central European city lying at an altitude of 298m above sea level in a broad basin between the Alps and the Adriatic Sea. It has a population of 276,000 and a continental climate, with average temperatures of 3.4°C in January and 21.9°C in July. This is certainly a city with a high quality of life. It is a city of greenery; its very centre occupied by parks and forests, and it is an ideal gateway airport for your Outdoor Freaks holiday less than 2 hours drive from our activity centre in the Soca Valley. Ljubljana’s appearance and flair has charmed many visitors: the traveller will find a unique combination of a tranquil capital city bubbling with the spiritual energy of the nation. It is a beautiful city irrespective of the weather and time of year and has plenty to offer visitors. It boasts an extraordinarily large number of sights, picturesque areas and pleasant nooks and crannies. Whilst in Slovenia why not include a full day trip to Ljubljana and enjoy this vibrant city, its culture, history and fine food.
TRIP HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE
- Scenic drive over Predel Pass
- Ljubljana Castle
- Emerald-green Ljubljanica River and bridges
- Tivoli Park
- Great museums and galleries
- River frontage shops and atmospheric cafe bars
- The Old Town beneath a dazzling hilltop castle
- Beautiful architecture
- Summertime street musicians and actors
With a dazzling hilltop castle as her crown and the emerald-green Ljubljanica River at her feet, Ljubljana is a princess in size but her pint size conceals a wealth of culture, sights, activities and good old-fashioned fun that would be the envy of a city twice as big. And best of all, everything is within such easy reach – a mere stroll or cycle away.