Enjoy the lively rhythms of Ljubljana in 2 Days! Ljubljana, the colorful and picturesque capital of Slovenia, is a must-visit.

FRIDAY, MAY 6, 2022


A guided tour will take you through the historical city center of Ljubljana to explore all the major
sights and get to know the city’s history, art, architecture, and way of life in the past and present.
From the Prešernov trg square, dominated by the Franciscan Church and connected to the Triple
Bridge, you will head towards Plečnik’s Market and the Cathedral and take the funicular ride to the
Ljubljana castle. The tour will continue in the heart of the city, which will lead you to the Town Hall
and the Robba Fountain, cross the Cobblers’ Bridge, pass the National and University Library, and to
the Congress Square.

Meeting point: Lobby of the Grand Hotel Union at 15:00
Duration: 2 hours
Price: 30,00 EUR per person
* The price includes a return funicular ride to Ljubljana Castle



Get to know the creative opus and life of the greatest Slovenian architect, Jože Plečnik, whose
masterpieces are now part of UNESCO’s World Heritage List. A guided tour of downtown Ljubljana
provides exclusive insight into his achievements, great vision, and countless interesting architectural
Jože Plečnik (1872 – 1957), a native and lifelong resident of Ljubljana, is considered one of the
world’s most influential pioneers of modern architecture. His creative opus significantly impacted the
appearance of three Central European cities: Vienna, Prague, and especially his beloved Ljubljana.
The imprint that Plečnik left on Ljubljana is so distinctive and ineradicable that Plečnik’s Ljubljana as a
unique urban specialty is one of the most original and significant total works of art of the 20th
century to be found anywhere in the world.

Meeting point: Lobby of the Grand Hotel Union at 10:00
Duration: 2,5 hours
Price: 30,00 EUR per person

FOOD TOUR LJUBLJANA – Experience Ljubljana with your taste buds

Get a taste of traditional Slovenian cuisine to eat and drink like a local – with a local guide.

Discover the best local food and delicious wines from 24 gastronomy regions and three wine regions,
learn about Slovenian traditions and explore the city’s rich cultural heritage. This food tour will
introduce you to the creme de la crop of Slovenian’s most famous and mouth-watering dishes.

Are you ready to dive into the rich history of traditional Slovenian dishes? On tour, you’ll try
specialties from Prekmurje, like Prekmurska šunka with European protected designation of origin,
cheese, and other homemade delicatessens at the central market designed by famous architect Jože
Plečnik. You’ll also have a chance to indulge in the famous Carniolan Sausage and the most
representative wine of the Dolenjska region, Cviček.

The journey will also include a stop at a small shop, where you’ll get the chance to try pumpkin oil
and some other spiced-up oils, and different famous Slovenian kinds of honey. The last stop will be a
special place amongst the restaurants in Ljubljana. It is part of an organization that helps adults with
disabilities to gain work and social skills. And as this is a Food Tour, food also brings a lot of joy here,
and we’ll try another must in the wide variety of traditional Slovenian dishes that goes by the name
Idrijski žlikrofi. It might be hard to pronounce, but it’s a delight to taste.

We would be happy to see you hungry joining the tour since there will be enough dishes to satisfy
the whole meal, including tasting different Slovenian wines.

Meeting point: Lobby of the Grand Hotel Union at 13:00
Duration: 3,5 hours
Price: 60,00 EUR per person