Day 1: Postojna
Individual arrival to Postojna is a modern town in southwestern Slovenia although people visit it mainly for its remarkable cave and magnificent Predjama Castle. Populated already in Paleolithic Era, Postojna today has about 9,200 inhabitants and is the economic, administrative, educational and cultural centre of the Inner Carniola (Notranjska) region of Slovenia. (Hotel 4*).
Day 2: Predjama and Postojna Cave (approx. 30 km and 500 elevation metres)
Today you'll have the opportunity to marvell the magnificent Postojna Cave and Predjama Castle. The world famous Queen of the Caves is simply awe-inspiring. Having formed over thousands of years, it has become one of most visited places in Slovenia, Don't miss it out! After admiring this natural wonder you'll cycle further to Predjama where you will find one of the most picturesque castles in Slovenia. Predjama Castle is built into an overhanging rock in front of a karst cave hall that is connected with a cave system underneath the castle. (Hotel 4*, meals included: breakfast).
Day 3: Postojna – Senozece – Povir – Divaca
(approx. 40 km and 470 elevation metres)
Today you will change the hotel and location. After a winding cycling day through fascinating karst landscape, mingled with settlements and vineyards, which give us the glorious Teran wine and the well-known Karst prosciutto, you will arrive to Divača where your home will be for the next four nights. (Hotel 3*, meals included: breakfast)
Day 4: Divaca – Skocjan Caves – the surrounding Karst villages – Divaca
(approx. 32 km and 460 elevation metres)
Only a few countries can boast of such natural phenomenon of exceptional global value. You cycle to the beautiful Škocjan Caves, which have been included in the World Heritage List (UNESCO). After visiting the caves, you re-mount the bikes again and drive around the beautiful landscape. The villages of Karst are true »food« for the eyes. Full of historical sights and specialties. Do stop for lunch in one of the authentic local inns, where the food is prepared on the basis of centuries-old recipes and a rich restaurant tradition. The way back to the hotel continues through the enchanting Karst settlements, past genuine houses and old stone Karst houses, over lush fields and on grey side-roads. (Hotel 3*, meals included: breakfast).
Day 5: Divaca, departure
Breakfast. Check out and end of our services. Optional transfer to Trieste or Ljubljana
(Meals included: breakfast).
4 overnights with breakfast in good Hotels 3* and 4* with en suite facilities.
Detailed route notes, maps & gps files – one set per booking (not per person).
Every additional set of route notes 35 €.
Luggage transfers between the hotels.
Personal welcome meeting and bike fitting (if you rented bike with SloActive).
Telephone assistance during the trip.
Organization and VAT.