Await pickup from your Zagreb accommodation at 8:30am, when you’ll board an air-conditioned minivan destined for the Slovenian capital of Ljubljana. Following a scenic 2-hour drive, you’ll arrive in the capital and stretch your legs on a walking tour of Ljubljana’s historic highlights.
Admire the warren-like Old Town, presided over by the majestic 15th-century Ljubljana Castle and linked to the new town by Triple Bridge (Tromostovje) and Dragon Bridge, and stroll along the picturesque riverside. Gaze at the monuments that decorate Preseren Square (Presernov trg), note masterful creations designed by architect Jože Plečnik, and sample Slovenian staples for lunch (own expense).
Then, continue to the Postojna Caves, a 12.5-mile (20-km) cave system famed for its splinter stalactites and native wildlife. Take a thrilling ride past incredible geological formations and learn about the caves flora and fauna from your guide.Following a 2-hour drive, your tour concludes back at your Zagreb accommodation.