Charming towns and villages

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.

What is Hop-On Hop-Off Bus?

Price of a daily bus ticket: €8

Children up to the age of 10: Free

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

 

Sights of Interest Along the Way

 

RADOVLJICA

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

  • Historic town centre including Radovljica Mansion, St. Peter's Church and other attractions
    Free guided tour every Tousday at 10.10am
    Meeting point: Tourist Information Centre Radovljica
  • Museum of Apiculture
    Every Tuesday from 11am to 1pm, visits to the Museum of Apiculture include the chance to take part in a workshop where you can make a candle from beeswax, entrance fee €3
  • Walk through the town with the guidance of a mobile app
  • Radovljica Municipal Museum (€3; combined entrance fee for the Museum of Apiculture and Municipal Museum €4)
  • Lectar Honeybread Museum & Workshop
  • Šivec House Art Gallery
  • Walking trails: Lipnica Castle Natural Science Trail, the Sava River Trail (walk beside the Sava river to the Šobec campsite and on the way visit the Brigita Gallery in Lancovo)
POSAVEC & LJUBNO

A village on sunny slopes where the houses are adorned by numerous frescoes.

  • The village of Ljubno, the village centre (15 minutes from the Posavec bus stop)
  • Otoče-Brezje Pilgrimage Trail

 

KROPA

The unique thriving heritage of centuries of iron forging.

  • Old Village Center
    Free guided tours every Tuesday at 10.30 and 12.30.
    Meeting point: Bus stop
  • Iron Forging Museum; entrance fee € 3
  • The Fovšaritnica Museum House; entrance fee € 2
  • Vigenjc Vice Blacksmith
    Every Tuesday from 10am to 1pm and from 3pm to 5pm demonstration of nail forging by hand; entrance fee €2
  • Walking Routes: Vodiška planina on Jelovica (2 hours), Jamnik (1-2 hours)

Hop-On Hop-Off Bus 2018, timetable: Tuesdays

 

 

Related news

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.

Traditional houses by the Kroparica stream
The cradle of Slovenian iron forging

Slovenia's former iron forging centre is tucked away in the lush Lipnica valley and invites you to explore its preserved cultural heritage.

The old village forge
A 'mini Venice' beneath the Jelovica plateau

A picturesque iron forging village beneath the Jelovica plateau with numerous water troughs and small bridges, which has earnt it the name 'Mini Venice'.

The Lipnica valley in autumn
Unspoilt nature beside the Lipnica stream

The Lipnica Valley inspires with its beautiful nature and heritage of ironworking in Kropa and Kamna Gorica.

Along fishing trails by the Sava river

A pleasant, interactive walking trail follows the Sava river and its rich diversity.

Every Thursday in July & August

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.

 

Coming Soon

 

11.09.2018 10:00
Every Tuesday at 10am

Every Tuesday morning Radovljica's Tourist Information Centre invites you to join a guided tour of the old town centre.

22.09.2018 10:00
Lesce

Market of honey and honey products, guided tours and degustation of honey.

01.11.2018 00:00
Chefs co-operating
Taste Radol'ca Restaurants, November

Local ingredients and top-notch preparation at affordable prices.

 

News & Blog

 

25.01.2018 08:47
Discovering cultural heritage by bike

Text and photos by Miran Kambič, January 2018

 

I was given the task of choosing and presenting 'My Favourite 10' in Radol'ca. And, since 2018 is dedicated to Slovenia's cultural heritage, it's only right that these 10 should be cultural heritage themed.

Museum of Apiculure, Radovljica, to February 2019

An exhibition about why the birth date of the Slovenian beekeeper Anton Janša has become World Bee Day.

18.07.2018 11:58
Blog about Dežela and its views

Text by Sašo Gašperin, july 2018

 

If Slovenes had to choose what was dearest to their heart, they would place Mt. Triglav on the very altar of their homeland. If they were to look further for the altar table, their attention would be drawn to a lush strip of land stretching between the Sava River and the villages of Žirovnica and Begunje.

09.08.2018 10:37
Three easy cycling suggestions

Written by Kaja Beton, August 2018

 

Radovljica is an excellent base from where to set off by bike to discover wonderful villages, towns and other attractions.

Take a look at our three suggestions.

Naziv vsebine

03.07.2018 08:13
The sixth season of the tourist bus
12.06.2018 08:31
A festival of early music
A new exhibition, guided trips, and honey souvenirs
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