The Food and Wine Story of Slovenia

From Koper

  • 6 hrs

Culinary Food & Wine Tasting Experience with Sightseeing

Experience Slovenia Trough the Taste and Tradition of Wine and Food along With a Scenic Ride Troughout Slovenian Coastline

Join us on this small group shore journey (up to 8 persons max) to the small local winery with some great wine tasting along with some great home made prosciutto, olive oil, cheese and bread. Learn about Slovenia trough the visit of medieval town of Piran where you will have some free time on your own and conclude the tasting of Slovenia with 3 course traditional lunch.

This is a unique culinary journey trough Slovenian more than 4000 years old tradition in making world`s highest ranked wines and trough the diversity of preparing food that reflects influence from different sourrounding areas. Our approach is that each of our culinary & wine trip is carefully  with our foodie and wine insider Peter that has more than 20 years of experience as a professional chef, tour guide, wine expert and Slovenia`s local insider.

He really knows the best places are that reflect real Slovenian essence so you get one of the best possible themed experience trough your eyes, ears and taste as well. We want you to really feel our amazing country trough its unique green landscape, hidden cultural and tourist gems, some amazing boutique wineries and local domestic family run restaurants or guesthouses where all the products are still prepared with passion and love and the traditional way.

This package is definitelly our best seller in terms for you to really get the most of your time in Slovenia trough the visiting a boutique private high ranked winery where you will get all the information about wine making in Slovenia along with tasting few of internationally awarded wines that are typical for this area and also grow  and originate from here. With wine you will be as well served with home made prosciutto, olives, home made olive oil and bread.

After we finnish with wine we will head directly to Piran on a scenic and comfortable ride trough picturesque Slovenian coastline. The town of Piran is the oldest Slovenian town and because of that also called the museum town. You will have up to 2 hours to explore the town at your own pace.

The biggest impact on Piran architecture was left from Venetian Republic times in 15th century so in this town you will get the impression of Venice. But the town is far less crowded and had remained the spirit trough the years. Most of the residents still live there and give this town its unique atmosphere. Whether you will go up to see the church or just sit under the statue of Giuseppe Tartini- a famous violinist born in Piran, or wonder around just by walking its narrow streets, visit the towns market or have another glass of amazing Slovenian wine at the coast you will surely fall in love with this amazingly charming old town.

As we meet again after approx 2 hours we will take you trough picturesque landscape of Slovenian coast to our final experience as it will be time for lunch (included in price)

We will be served 3 course traditional local lunch (soup, main dish, dessert) with a glass or two of house wine or other drink at a traditional family run authentic restaurant.

After the lunch we will take you back to your ship or another location in a relaxing ride as our experience concludes.

This is definitely one of the best possible ways to experience Slovenia trough the taste, culture and sightseeing within a small grou of up to 8 travelers maximum.

Warm welcome to Koper/ Slovenia

Slovenia Daytrip Team

PS.

As Slovenia is known for its diversity we have a big number of other different combinations for you to choose from in case you would like a different experience. With the help of our insider expert we are sure that we will find the best one that will suit your needs.

 

Send us a note and we will come back to you with a tailor made offer according to your personal interests with convenience and flexibility. Only your imagination is the limit.

Treat yourself with the Ultimate Culinary and Wine Experience of Slovenia.

Definitely one of the best possible ways to really experience our beautiful country of Slovenia in depth.

Warm welcome to Koper- Slovenia

Slovenia Daytrip Team

Departure Point

  • Cruise passenger terminal in Koper
  • Hotel or any other preferred pickup location

Departure Time

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.

Return Details

  • If not otherwise agreed the return location is the same as pickup location.

Additional Info

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.

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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?

If it is urgent CALL US

If not then send us an email and we will be back within 24 hrs.

FROM: 85€

Expect our respond within 24 hrs max.

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    Summer H
    3/02/2020
  •   Peter took 8 senior ladies on a half day trip to Piran. It rained so he found other places to take us. We had a fun day.We drove through... read more

    snickerdoodle1
    12/30/2019
  •   These two attractions - the cave and the castle - are closer to the port than the capital city, and they are close to each other as well. Both... read more

    redskyron
    12/21/2019
  •   Beautiful mountainous location on the Adriatic. Both Koper and Piran have retained their Mediterranean walled cities that are well kept and filled with shops and restaurants with outdoor seating. Bustling... read more

    LindaG2064
    11/22/2019
  •   Mia met us at the cruise ship terminal in Koper and to our surprise we had a private tour to Ljubljana and Lake Bled. If I had to pick... read more

    depatton
    11/10/2019
  •   We decided to visit the Skocjan caves on a day trip while our cruise ship stopped in Koper. We had high expectations since we've visited Carlsbad Caverns (USA) multiple... read more

    Walters_Rage
    11/01/2019
  •   This private tour given by Mija (pronounced "Myrah") was wonderful. She was very pleasant, knowledgeable, and informative. The caves were spectacular. Although you enter with the train,... read more

    Richard R
    11/01/2019
  •   From my first email communication, I could tell Peter, owner of Slovenia Daytrip and Tours, was passionate about Slovenia and sincere about the great services he could offer. After a... read more

    itsasmallworld
    10/30/2019
  •   this tour was fantastic. We booked this tour specifically because it was a small group and allowed for both the cave and the castle. Pickup was in Koper right at... read more

    m1lane
    10/29/2019
  •   This was our first ever trip to this area of the world. We knew next to nothing. Peter was clear from the beginning - he is passionate about... read more

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    10/25/2019

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