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New Year in Lake Bled, Slovenia
Dates: 28th December – 2nd January
Lake Bled, Postojna Caves, Predjama Castle, Ljubljana, Kranjska Gora, Bohinj & Mount Vogel
WEDNESDAY 28TH DECEMBER
We will meet at the airport at 5 am for our Air Malta direct flight to Ljubljana departing at 7 am. On arrival, we will be transferred to our 4-star Hotel in Bled. We will go on a half-day optional excursion to explore the town of Bled, known as the pearl of the Slovenian Alpine region due to its emerald-green lake. We shall visit Bled Castle (entrance extra). We later return to our hotel and check-in.
THURSDAY 29TH DECEMBER
Today we join in the full-day optional excursion by visiting Predjama Castle (entrance extra). Here, one can admire that this structure is built right in the mountains. We will later proceed to Postojna Caves (entrance extra), which are amongst the largest in the world with amazing stalactite and stalagmite structures. We enjoy the Living Nativity in the caves, a special show staged only on these festive days. An electric train will take us into the caves and then a guide will walk us through the most dramatic parts of the caves.
FRIDAY, 30TH DECEMBER
This morning we will go on an optional full-day excursion to visit Ljubljana, the capital city of Slovenia. It also has a baroque section, referred to by the locals as the “Old Town” nestled between the castle slopes and the river Ljubljanica. Particular highlights of the Old Town include the Cathedral of St. Nicholas, City Hall, the Three Bridges and the open market. After the guided tour, you will have the opportunity to take a boat ride (extra – weather permitting) on the River Ljubljanica to admire the city from a different view. The rest of the day is free to enjoy Ljubljana.
SATURDAY, 31ST DECEMBER
Our full-day optional excursion today takes us to Kranjska Gora. Set near the borders of Austria and Italy, this winter and summer tourist resort touch Triglav National Park. This picturesque village still retains its identity (Fun activities are extra) and it is fun to make use of the cable chairs up on the mountain (extra – weather permitting). In the evening, will immerse ourselves in the New Year’s Eve celebrations by joining the gala dinner at the hotel. Afterwards, we can mingle with the crowd on the Bled promenade for the midnight fireworks.
SUNDAY, 1ST JANUARY- HAPPY NEW YEAR!
In the morning we can enjoy Bled at our leisure. In the afternoon we will enjoy a half-day relaxing excursion on Lake Bohinj. We will later take a cable car (extra) up to Mount Vogel and admire the stupendous views.
MONDAY, 2ND JANUARY
A relaxing morning before we check out of rooms and make our way towards Ljubljana Airport for our Air Malta direct flight departing at 12.25 pm and arriving in Malta at 2.25 pm.
PRICE PER PERSON *SPECIAL PRICE
*€629 / €679 Adult in Twin
*€829 / €879 Adult in Single
Half Board €99
Lake View Supplement €100
A New Year’s Eve Obligatory
Dinner Adult €125
Child 5-12 years €63
*Special Price applies when the half board and all excursions are taken.
*€579 / €629 Adult in Triple
*€599 / €649 Adult in Twin
*€779 / €829 Adult in Single
* €399 / €449 Child sharing with 2 adults 2-15 years
*Special Price applies when all excursions are taken.
Air Malta direct flights to Ljubljana Airport
5 Nights in 4-Star Hotel Park or 4-Star Hotel Savica in Lake Bled
Daily buffet breakfast
Rooms with private facilities, heating and TV
Return airport transfers
Service of tour leader
Airport taxes and service charge
€25 / €13 Bled/Bled Castle
€35 / €18 Postojna Caves & Predjama Castle
€40 / €20 Ljubljana
€40 / €20 Kranjska Gora
€30 / €15 Bohinj/Mount Vogel
NOT INCLUDED IN THE PRICE
City Tax of €3.13 per person per night which is to be paid directly at the Hotel
Bled Castle €10.50 Adults/€4.50 Children
Postonja Caves & Predjama Castle €38 Adults/€25 Children
River Ljubljanica boat ride €12 Adults/€6 Children
Mount Vogel Cable Car €24 Adults/€13 Children