Postojna & Lipica │ Day Trip from Zagreb │ Private │ Guided │ Full Day │ From $115
In the company of your driver guide visit Postojna Caves, Predjama Castle and Lippiza stud farm. First, you will have the opportunity to explore the underground world of Postojna Caves in an organized tour provided by the park services. Or you can also opt in for the private tour with a professional English-speaking local guide at time of booking this day trip. These caves are filled with spectacular limestone stalactites and stalagmites which form pillars and take on fantastic shapes and form. During a guided walking tour you can almost imagine yourself in another world. The culmination of this tour is small train ride that takes you to the heart of the underground fairyland. A few miles away you will visit one of the most magnificent buildings in Slovenia, the Predjama Castle, dating back to the middle ages, but keeping its secrets until today. The most famous owner was Erazem Predjamski, a hero in many local legends.
Continue to the picturesque village of Lipica, where for more than 400 years, beautiful white horses called Lipizzaner have been bred. Join the organized tour provided by the Lipizza stud farm that will take you through the stables, pointing out the different stages of breeding and training these noble animals. You can also opt in for a private guided tour with a professional English-speaking local guide at time of booking this day trip. A special feature is a performance of star Lipizzaner studs showing the excellence of what they have learned in their training (see under Inclusion).* Late afternoon return to Zagreb.
TYPE OF TOUR
With a Driver Guide:
Driver Guide will drive and accompany you during the trip and will provide essential information, assistance and orientation. Driver guide is not a professional licensed guide and therefore cannot provide guiding during city and/or national and nature park sightseeing tours.
Who Should Take This Tour (With a Driver Guide):
Anyone interested in exploring the city and/or national and nature park on their own without a professional guide at a more leisurely pace. This type of day trip is designed for travelers who enjoy walking, hiking, taking pictures, local dining, visiting markets, shops, galleries & other activities according to their own interests.
Add a Professional Guide in Postojna and/or Lipica:
Professional guide is a local English-speaking (or any other language speaking) licensed guide specialized in providing in-depth sightseeing tour of Postojna Caves, Predjama Castle and Lippiza stud farm.
Who Should Take This Tour (With a Professional Guide):
Anyone interested in exploring Postojna and Lipica in the company of a professional English-speaking licensed local guide should select this tour. This type of tour is designed for travelers who prefer guidance of an English speaking local expert in addition to the driver guide to navigate easier and learn more about these interesting places. You will, of course, also have the opportunity to enjoy walking, hiking, taking pictures and other activities of your interest. Please note that you have an option to add a professional guide in Postojna, Predjama and/or Lipica at time of booking this tour.
The departure and pick up is from accommodation in Zagreb or Zagreb area; hotels, private accommodations or other, as the day trip is private.
We suggest to start at 8 AM or 9 AM, every day of the week. However, if you would like to start later, please let us know as this is a private tour just for you and your travel companions and we can adjust it all according to your preferences.
Flexible. This is a full day trip, usually from 8 AM until 6 PM, but we can return earlier if you wish since this is a private tour.
Drop off is at the accommodation in Zagreb or Zagreb area where the guests are staying or any specific drop off point in and around Zagreb.
- Private transfer by comfortable air-conditioned vehicle
- English speaking driver
- Entrance fees for Postojna Cave National Park & Predjama Castle
- Entrance fees for Lipica Stud Farm
- COMPLIMENTARY local dessert and coffee
- Professional English speaking licensed local guide (other languages available)
- Food & drinks
- Anything else not mentioned in inclusion
- * Experience the Lipizzaner presentation is scheduled from April till the end of October and entrance fee is € 7. Itinerary will be reversed in you are planing to see the presentation.
- May through September: Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday: 10 AM-10:45 AM and 11 AM -11:45 AM
- April and October: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday: 10 AM-10:45 AM