With its hilltop castle and riverside location, Slovenia’s capital city as romantic and charming as they come—and clean, having been named the “Green Capital of Europe 2016” by the European Commission. Its compact size makes it easy to explore. Pedestrian-friendly streets criss-cross over the Ljubljana River via several charming bridges. and there are treasures at every turn, including Dragon Bridge, the Franciscan church, the triple bridge, and the funicular railway up to the hilltop sixteenth-century Ljubljana Castle.
Stay in a boutique hotel, perfectly located in the very centre of the city. You can choose between a range of unique 3 and 4-star hotels that are full of character and charm. Included in the Ljubljana city break is a guided walking tour and wine tasting tour. Both will give you the perfect introduction to Slovenia.
Only two hours flight from the UK means a Ljubljana City Break is perfect for a weekend getaway.
Day 1 - Welcome to Ljubljana
Welcome to Ljubljana! After you settle in to your boutique hotel, take a meander along the romantic Ljubljana River and explore the winding streets. Stop at one of the many cafes and bars for a pre dinner drink before making your way to a recommend restaurant for your first taste of Slovenian food. All in easy walkable distance from your hotel.Accommodation
Day 2 - Explore the city
After a leisurely breakfast join your tour guide at 11am to explore the city. The tour takes you through the historical city centre, whose unique architecture is the legacy of the Baroque and Art Nouveau periods and, most notably, the work of the famous 20th-century architect Jože Plečnik. The tour finishes at the top of Ljubljana Castle. Where your free to discover the many exhibitions.
Later in the afternoon at 5pm meet for a wine tasting tour of the city. Try six different types and learn why Slovenia is so proud it’s wine.
Then enjoy a late dinner and End the evening at Metelkova Mesto a funfair of bars, clubs, pubs and music venues that offers something for everybody.
This programme costs from £750 per person based on two adults sharing in four star hotels.
The price dose not include international flights or transfers. Flights from London to Ljubljana tend to cost between £50 – £300 return – do ask us for advice. Alternatively we can book the flights for you but a booking fee may apply.
- Prices start from £400 per person.
- 2 nights accommodation and breakfast.
- Airport transfers.
- 2 hour walking tour of Ljubljana
- 3 hour wine tasting
- All trips are ATOL protected or ABTA bonded to ensure you are fully covered