Immerse yourself inSlovenian Christmas traditionsand discover Ljubljana’s charming holiday markets Visitanativity scene inan historicchurch which isalso one of the city’s landmarks Learnthestories behindLjubljana’sunique holiday lighting displays Visittheinteriorofa19thcentury house andgetanamazingbird eye’s view of thefestively decoratedcity centrefrom the third floor Warm up with mulled wine, tea, hot chocolate,and delicious Christmas bites
Ready to bundle up and get into the holiday spirit?Ourfun and festivetourof the citystartsinPrešerenSquare, where Ljubljana’smain Christmas treeis located,andwhere we’ll get to see abeautiful nativity scenefound in a church that’s also an iconic city landmark. Afterourchurch visit, we’llstroll by the river and head to our first Christmas market where you’ll get toimmerse yourself in local Christmas traditions with your guide.At this point, you may have noticed the plethora of twinkling lights all around you. But these aren’t justanyChristmas lights; Ljubljana puts a particularly unique spin on its holiday lighting, which your local guide will explain as you admire (and snap photos) of the sparkling displays. Continuing down the road we’llexperience Christmas throughthe eyes of achild as we will stop to visit a Christmas tree decorated bylocal kids in Ljubljana’s town hall.The enticing scentof warm drinks will lead usoverone of Ljubljana’s many bridges to a 19thcentury building, where upon reaching the third floor, we’llgetabird eye’s perspectiveof the decorated heart of the city as well as the beautifullyilluminated Ljubljana castle.Here you’llhave a chance to warm up with some hot tea andsnapsome pictures of Ljubljana that notmany visitors to the city ever get to take. Next, we’llcontinue to our second market wherewe’lltaste the best mulled wine in the city and enjoyevenmore of festive spiritLjubljana is known for. Warmed up by our wine, we’ll make our way to the city’s mainChristmas market area, which finishes withanopen-airnativity scene made of hay. Along the way, you’lllearn about the tradition of gift givingin Sloveniaand enjoy some more mulled wine. Since you can'tvisitLjubljana without tasting the best hot chocolate in the city, we’llfinish upour tour inawarm and cosyspotinthe historic Old Townsipping hot chocolateamong locals. Afterwards,you can hang around,or return to any of the places you’ve learned about on the tour.
Local English-speaking guide who is also your cultural immersion facilitator, two glasses of mulled wine, one tea, one hot chocolate, sweet Christmas taste and a small souvenir.
Any additional or other than specified food and drink, personal purchases, tips and gratuities for your guide.
Please present this voucher to your guide at the beginning of your tour. Save this email on your phone or tablet, or print a copy, as you will need to show this to join the trip.
Bird’s eye view of the town can only be reached by climbing stairs to get to the 3rd floor inside of the building.
If you have your voucher, your booking is confirmed. We'll see you at the start point. Get in touch if you have any concerns or require more information via the email address or phone number (business hours only) on your voucher.
For your Urban Adventure you will be in a small group of a maximum of 12 people.
Comfortable walking shoes and warm clothes are recommended for this tour.
If you are happy with the services provided by your local guides a tip — though not compulsory — is appropriate. While it may not be customary to you, it is of great significance to the people who will take care of you during your travels, inspires excellent service, and is an entrenched feature of the tourism industry across many Intrepid Urban Adventures destinations. Please consider this when budgeting for your extra expenses on this tour.
In case a site is closed, the next best alternative will be used, offering the same level of service.
Children between the ages of 4 and 10 inclusively are permitted on this tour at the rate listed above. Please select ‘child’ above when booking. Children under 4 are permitted on this tour and can join free of charge.
Prešeren statue, Prešeren square 1, 1000 Ljubljana.
Stari trg, Old square, city center.
Walking tour, Food tour
01/12/2021 to 02/01/2022
Ved skriftlig aksept av vårt tilbud bekrefter du/dere at våre betingelser er både lest og forstått og at evt kansellerings gebyrer kan tilkomme ved en evt. avbestilling av reisen.