Day 1: UK to Lake Bled
Ljubljana Castle and river
Fireworks over Lake Bled
Solkan Bridge on the Bohinj Railway
Join at your chosen airport for the flight to Ljubljana or Venice – flight duration around 2 hours. Transfer to the Hotel Park in Bled. Dinner at the hotel.
Day 2: Lake Bohinj & Bled
This morning we travel to Lake Bohinj where it may be possible to take the cable car up to the summit of Mount Vogel (payable locally). This afternoon we visit famous Bled castle where you will be enchanted by the dramatic views of the Lake and the history of the building. Dinner at the hotel. Afterwards we stroll to the lakeside for the Candles on the Lake and the firework display for the Lights on the Lake Festival.
Day 3: Ljubljana
Today we travel by coach to Ljubljana Slovenia’s dynamic capital city, which has retained a relaxed small-town atmosphere. This picturesque and very vibrant city is full of surprises. Return to Bled mid-afternoon. Dinner in the hotel. This evening you may like to go to the Castle Rock to watch the laser show.
Day 4: Bled
Today is free in Bled you may like to visit the arts and crafts fair taking place on the promenade. Dinner in the hotel.
Day 5: Bohinj Railway & Nova Gorica
This morning we check out of the hotel, transfer by coach to Bled Station and embark on a wonderful 90 minute journey south through the Julian Alps and alongside the stunning blue waters of the Soca River Valley, before arriving at the Italian border town of Nova Gorica. Rejoin the coach and return to Bled for a free afternoon. Dinner in the hotel.
Day 6: Return to UK
Check-out of the hotel after breakfast. Transfer to the airport for the flight home.
Itinerary and events subject to change by the organisers. in 2017 the fireworks and lazer show did not go ahead as advertised we hope that this will not be the case in 2018 but can not guarantee.