heart of Europe
The green heart of Europe, Slovenia hit the prestige National Geographic List of the Best Countries of The World – category NATURE. Chapeau to Slovenia – well deserved! But Slovenia is much more than its sophisticated sustainable way of living. It is a country that has the Julian Alps, fairy-tale look lakes, charming little coastline towns, one of the largest caves in Europe, and wine production with impressive international recognition.
Slovenian wines are becoming unique art. If you are looking to experience nature, culture, gastronomy, and activities – all in just a couple of days, Slovenia is your perfect match. From Slovenian Istria on the coast, to charming and vibrant Ljubljana capitol, to green oasis of Triglav national Park and Trenta river to Goriska brda which are synonym for epicurean experiences, Slovenia has it all.
Or as they say in Brda – Brdalicious. Brda's cuisine is creative and diverse. It follows the seasons and gets inspired by the harmonious landscape. People of Brda love their land and take pride in the quality of their wine. In this experience we will cruise from winery to wine cellar allowing the locals to pumper our taste buds and share with us their heritage and stories.
On a meadow in the idyllic village of Ročnjek stands a beehive with beautiful decorative beehive panels. Would you like to find out why we say someone is as industrious as a bee? Experienced beekeeper and painter Anja Bunderla will take you on a tour of the bee world and reveal how much truth there is to be found in that saying. She will let you take a closer look inside a beehive, listen to the buzzing of the bees and try their produce. You will end this pleasant gathering by snacking on delicacies made with homemade honey.
The first-hand experience of Alpine life in Slovenia, Lake Bohinj. Here you learn how to make cream cheese with wild herbs, how to blend herbal tea and taste authentic herbal schnapps. And all of that in magnificent set up of Slovene Julian Alps.
The River Soča with its emerald green colour is considered without doubt to be one of the most beautiful rivers in Europe. Its water flows across waterfalls, small waterfalls, and cascades as well as through narrow rocky gorges. It is often visited by international and domestic nature lovers and adventurist since it is perfect for water rafting and canyoning. We also suggest ending a day of adventure with famous Soca River trout.