Tales from the countryside

Every Thursday in July & August

Listen to tales about famous Slovenians and the places where they found their inspiration. Set off on a journey through the countryside to visit Slovenia's most popular and well-known pilgrimage centre.

What is Hop-On Hop-Off Bus?

Price of a daily bus ticket: €8

Children up to the age of 10: Free
FREE with Radovljica and Bled benefits card.

 

The price of the bus ticket does not include entrance fees to the museums and workshops. The tickets are purchased on the bus.

 

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Sights of Interest Along the Way

 

BEGUNJE NA GORENJSKEM

Mountains and music, the home of Slovene music legend Slavko Avsenik

  • Old Village Centre
    Free guided tour every Thursday at 9.45am
    Meeting point: Bus stop
  • At 12.30pm archery on the parkour archery course in the Draga valley, price: from €5
  • At 3.30pm: free visit to a beekeeper, and honey tasting, Draga valley
  • Avsenik Museum
    every Thursday from 11am to 5pm: visits to the Avsenik Museum include the chance to watch a documentary film about the Avseniks, entrance fee €3, visits include a free homemade lemonade at the Avsenik Pri Jožovcu restaurant
  • Elan Museum, entrance fee €4, Museum of Hostages, entrance fee €2
  • Walking trails: St. Peter's Trail (1-2 hours), Lambergh Trail (2-3 hours)
SPODNJI OTOK
  • Sitar Ranch Excurstion Farm; every Thursdays: riding school, indoor and outdoor horse riding and pony riding for children
  • St. John the Baptist Church
PODVIN & MOŠNJE

Village life and Roman ruins
Information: Vila Podvin

  • Adventure Minigolf and Gold Mine Panorama, Gorica, 10 minutes from the bus stop; children €4, adults €5
  • The village of Mošnje including the Ethnological Museum and Villa Rustica
    every Thursday at 4.10pm: free guided tour of the village, the museum and the Villa Rustica archeological site
  • Option to return to Radovljica on the forest path: 1.5 hour walk
BREZJE

The largest Slovene Pilgrimage Centre
Information: Pilgrimage Office Brezje

  • Basilica of Mary Help of Christians
    every Thursday at 12.50pm free guided tour of the basilica
  • Nativity Museum, entrance fee €3,5
  • Walking trails: The Path of Peace (2 – 2.5 hours), The Rosary Bead Trail (Rožnovenska pot) (3-4 hours)
RADOVLJICA

The delightful old town centre crammed with museums and wonderful Bourgeois houses.

  • Old town centre
  • Follow a 'bee' through Radovljica, a family adventure through the old town centre, €8 per family
  • Linhart's town, a tour of the town with 'Anton Tomaž Linhart' (mobile app.)
  • Museum of Apiculture and Municipal Museum; combined entrance fee €5
  • Šivec House Gallery; free entrance
  • Lectar Museum and Workshop; entrance fee €2

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Hop-On Hop-Off Timetable 2019: Thursday

November, month of Taste Radol'ca

 

 

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Kamen Castle
The home of popular folk music

Begunje is the birthplace of Slovenian popular folk music and the inspiration for numerous songs by Slavko Avsenik.

Zgornji Otok
Former rest-stations along the Emperor's road

Preserved farmhouses beside the local road, above them the walled Church of St. John the Baptist.

The Mošnje Ethnological Museum
From Vila Rustica to Vila Podvin

On reaching Mošnje you are greeted by two equestrian centres on one side of the road, and on the other by Vila Podvin, which satisfies even the most demanding of gourmets.

The park next to the Basilica of Mary Help of Christians
Slovenia's pilgrimage centre

The village of Brezje is best known for its Basilica of Mary Help of Christians, which attracts pilgrims from Slovenia and abroad.

Radovljica on the terraces of the Sava river
The capital of beekeeping and chocolate

Radovljica is the sweetest Slovenian town, also known as the town with the most sun in Gorenjska.

Every Tuesday in July & August

Every Tuesday in July & August

Set off on a journey of discovery of charming towns and villages. Their history and hidden corners will be shown to you by local guides and residents.

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