Postojna Cave & Predjama Castle
Experience Europe`s Biggest Cave and the Fairytale Cave Castle
Join us on this small group shore excursion journey to the world`s famous Postojna Cave and fairytale Predjama Castle in a comfortable, clean, air conditioned up to date people`s carrier/van for up to 8 persons max.
Definitely one of the best options to experience Slovenia.
We will meet a the cruise terminal or another preferred accommodation and head directly to Postojna. A ride in a comfortable up to date clean and air conditioned van takes about 45 minutes. We accept only up to 8 persons for this excursion.
On the way trough a beautiful and picturesque Slovenian land your English speaking driver will introduce you our country in terms of history, politics, facts and other interesting things.
As we come to Postojna your driver will escort you to the cave entrance, give you tickets (included in price) and you will join a group that will be guided in your preferred language by a local cave guide. The cave is so big you enter it with the small electric train (15 minutes ride).
After that you will be guided trough the cave and there you will get some interesting facts and the history of this Slovenia`s gem. This part of guided tour lasts for about 1 hour on more or less flat surface.
After you come back from the cave you will have enough time to buy some souvenirs, have a coffee or snack, use the toilet, etc before you meet again with your driver/escort and head to the best preserved fairytale cave Castle in the world with more than 800 years of history which is approx 15 minutes of drive away.
The castle was built by more than 100 meters high cliff and is considered as one of the most beautiful castles in the world. At the castle we will make a photostop for approx 45 min.
After that you will meet again with your driver and if the whole group agrees we can make a stop at a local traditional Slovenian restaurant with some authentic food and wine served with affordable prices. This way you will experience Slovenia as well trough the taste. After that youwill be driven back to your ship or another preferred location on a smooth and relaxing ride. (40 minutes approx)
This is definitely one of the best ways to experience Slovenia
Warm welcome to Koper- Slovenia
Slovenia Daytrip Team
- Hotel or cruise port pickup and drop-off
- All transportation
- Up to date comfortable air conditioned people`s carrier/van for up to 8 persons
- English speaking driver/ escort
- Ticket for the cave- Electric train ride
- Basic Insurance
- Complimentary bottle of water
- Food and drinks
Ticket for the castle (5 eur/person)
PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THE TEMPERATURE IN THE CAVES IS AROUND 10°C/50ºF ALL YEAR ROUND SO WEAR APPROPRIATE CLOTHES. (SPORT SHOES AND A JACKET)
- Cruise passenger terminal in Koper
- Hotel or any other preferred pickup location
Departure time is usually exactly 1 hour after the ship docks. Please wait for our confirmation email with all the important details within 24 hours after the booking.
Hotel/ private accommodation guests please wait for our confirmation email with all the important details within 24 hours after the booking as well.
- If not otherwise agreed the return location is the same as pickup location.
Confirmation will be received within 24 hours after the booking is made with all the important details (departure time and location…)
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
We are doing our best to optimize our tours to the cruise line departure time so it is almost impossible to return back too late and miss the ship.
But still there are certain things we don`t have control over and this might happen as well.
So here we are explaining 3 possible reasons and solutions in case it happens.
- If we miss the ship because of our poor organization we will take you to your next port on our expense for free. We will make sure you will join your ship next morning before it comes to next port.
- If we miss the ship because the group or part of a group not respecting the optimized timings provided every time before any activity during the day than we will take to your next port as well but the expense will be on you. In this case you will still join your ship before it arrives to next port in the morning.
- If we miss the ship because of any scenario on which we or you do not have control over (heavy storm, some accident and the highway get closed for hours and we are stuck for hours, one of the passengers gets injured and had to go to the hospital….)
In this case we will take you to your next port as well but only for the lowest possible price that will cover gas, tolls, car usage and driver. We will not take a penny extra above that.
4. Next port is most usually somewhere in Croatia (max 5 hours of drive) or Venice (2 hours of drive)
Have a question?
Expect our respond within 24 hrs max.
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