Escape the bustle of the city and experience the serenity of Slovenia’s countryside on this 11-hour excursion to Kamnik and Velika Planina from Ljubljana. Alongside your guide, you’ll explore the historic town of Kamnik, surrounded by alpine mountains, gaze at countless shepherd’s huts on the green pastures of Velika Planina, and visit the source of the crystal clear Kamniska Bistrica River. Upgrade to include a brandy tasting session and enjoy the convenience of round-trip transport from your Ljubljana hotel.
Your tour begins at your Ljubljana hotel, where you’ll greet your guide and board a climate-controlled vehicle destined for Kamnik, a picturesque mountain town surrounded by verdant pastures.
The first stop is Velika Planina, replete with shepherds’ huts designed according to typical Slovenian style. You’ll take a cable car over the verdant region and delve into local history at the Preskar Hut Museum, a preserved example of a historic hut.
Then, descend from Velika Planina to a brandy distillery, where you’ll have the option to sample delicious brandies for a small supplement. Sated, you’ll proceed to the source of the Kamniska Bistrica River to absorb sweeping views of surrounding valleys.
Before your return journey to Ljubljana, stroll through Kamnik’s medieval streets.