Any Season – You Will Fall in sLOVE with Slovenia!!! Before you read any further, open another tab, go to http://www.slovenia4seasons.com and book your tour with Andrej Vatovec and then come back for the rest of this review – I’ll wait… Done? Good!! Here’s the scoop; we just got back from four day private tour with Andrej of Slovenia 4 Seasons and it was simply AMAZING!! The country itself is small but spectacular!! It’s filled with so much diversity, it’s like visiting Disney’s Epcot Center. However, although it may seem unbelievable, it’s all the real deal!!
Looking to spend time in a charming old-world seaside village studded with bright orange terracotta rooftops? Would you like to wander around a rustic medieval artist’s village snuggled in rich green hills? Interested in a drive though miles and miles of lush rolling vineyards and wine cellars that would truly make Tuscany cry in it’s own Chianti? How about getting up close and personal with Lipizzaner ponies?
Would you like to explore a spectacular limestone cavern filled with crystal chandeliers on a zippy train? Or perhaps visit a captivating historical castle that was built right into the crook of a cave? Can’t get enough of castles? How about one overlooking a gorgeous church on a tiny island completely surrounded by a vivid emerald green lake? Why not take a cliff-hugging hike along a misty gorge, filled with waterfalls and water bubbling along in the brightest shades of sea-foam green and turquoise that you will ever see in nature.
Maybe you’re interested in seeing snow capped Alps, overlooking valleys dotted with flower-trimmed Bavarian cottages and farms? Or, if you’re really adventurous, you can go rafting, bungie jumping or paragliding! Perhaps you’d prefer to spend a few hours sitting at a lively outdoor cafe, sipping delightful Slovenian wine and sampling from a diverse and delicious menu in lovely – and manageable – Ljubljana?!
You can do ALL of this in Slovenia – and so much more — practically within a two hour drive!!! Honestly – the entire time we were there – we felt as though we were discovering one of the best kept travel secrets in the world!! I don’t even want to spoil anymore Slovenian surprises – you just really need to go and see for yourself!!! I promise you will sLOVE it!!!
Andrej was an outstanding guide!!! Always on time, always a great attitude and always just as excited about seeing the sights as we were — especially the restaurants and vineyards!! As a mother and daughter, we felt completely safe and at ease with him – even while driving up and down white-knuckle mountain switchbacks! He’s very knowledgeable and passionate about the history, the politics and the people of Slovenia and was happy to share it all with us. He planned an exciting, well-paced and budget-conscious itinerary for us – even taking us to visit Croatia’s coast and a dip in the Adriatic.
We would have NEVER been able to do and see all that we did on our own without him!! Our experience with Slovenia 4 Seasons was time and money well very spent!!
Amy, North Carolina, USA