2 Days Slovenian Hidden Gem Culinary Vacation in Dolenjska region, Slovenia
Novo Mesto, Lower Carniola, Slovenia
Slovenia Culinary Vacation
If you are a fan of hidden gems then you must take this one-day private trip and discover Dolenjska region. You will visit places far from mass tourism surrounded by nature, river, and castles. Tasting the organic salamis of the visionary young producer in his cellar in combination with selected natural wines is a theatrical experience. This organic salami can only be found in a selection of top restaurants. You are definitely going to take part in something unforgettable. At the end of the day, you will have a 5-course dinner at the culinary house.
You will be staying in a private double room at a boutique hotel in Novo Mesto in Dolenjska (Lower Carniola) region, Slovenia. The rooms in the accommodation offer all the comfort you need for a relaxing break. All guests can enjoy free Wi-Fi access. Rooms come with a bathroom fitted with a shower and a desk.
You are going to:
visit a medieval castle in Zuzember
Have a salami tasting (8 samples plus wine)
Enjoy a five-course meal
Stay at a boutique culinary accommodation
After breakfast, you are going to visit the beautiful castle in Otocec surrounded by river and nature
The gourmet holiday in Slovenia has come to an end: you are heading towards Ljubljana, where your trip comes to an end
Departure time from Ljubljana: 10:00
Arrival time to Ljubljana: 11:00
Visit a medieval castle in Zuzemberk
Visit a beautiful castle in Otocec surrounded by river and nature
Slovenia has been proclaimed as "world’s next great culinary destination" by American food magazine Afar. Slovenia is a small and pretty county (2 million inhabitants) which borders Italy, Austria, Hungary, and Croatia. Slovenia is a member of the European Union (its currency is the euro), NATO, and is a Schengen area member state, as well as a member in other world organizations.
Breakfast is included in the price. During this vacation, you will enjoy a five-course meal (without drinks) and salami tasting at a family estate.
Slovenia has protected 21 food products with the European Commission: Piran salt, Nanos cheese, Karst prosciutto, Karst zašink (dried ham), Slovenian honey - several honey types, Štajerska Prekmurje pumpkin seed oil, extra virgin olive oil from Slovenian Istria, Bela Krajina pogača (flatbread), Prekmurje gibanica (layer cake), and Idrija žlikrofi (dumplings).
The following meals are included:
The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:
Regular (typically includes meat and fish)
If you have special dietary requirements it's a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation
Private guide (the guide is also a driver)
Salami tasting with wine
Transport with fuel
1 night's accommodation with breakfast
1 five-course meal
What's not included
Meals with drinks not specified in what is included
How to get there
Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport (Brnik Airport)
Transfer not provided
Arrival by airplane
Please book your flight to arrive at Ljubljana Joze Pucnik Airport (LJU). Transfer from and to the airport is not included.
A reservation requires a deposit of 50% of the total price.
The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.
The rest of the payment should be paid 14 days before arrival.