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Shore Excursion to Lake Bled and Ljubljana from Koper

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    What to Expect
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    Stop At: Lake Bled, Julian Alps, Bled Slovenia

    You will see the Slovenian Alpine pearl

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Bled Castle (Blejski Grad), Lake Bled, Bled 4260 Slovenia

    Medieval castle with magnificent view to Lake Bled

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Ljubljana Old Town, Ljubljana Slovenia

    You will visit and explore the old city center of European Green Capital 2016

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: The Ljubljana Castle, Grajska planota 1, Ljubljana 1000 Slovenia

    Mighty medieval fortress, a symbol of the Slovenian capital

    Duration: 30 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Potniški terminal, Belveder 8-1, 6000 Koper - Capodistria, Slovenia
    Departure Time
    Flexible (By prior agreement)
    For passengers from cruise ships recommended departure is in 30 minutes after ship arrival.
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Port or Hotel pick-up and drop-off
    • Driver/Licensed guide
    • Ljubljana Castle - funicular
    • Bled Castle - Entrance fee
    • Basic accident insurance
    • Organization and VAT
    • Entry/Admission - Bled Castle (Blejski Grad)
    • Entry/Admission - The Ljubljana Castle
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infant seats available
    • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • A minimum of 2 adults per booking is required
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We joined 6 other passengers on our ship for a day tour to Lake Bled and Ljubljana. Our driver and guide, who was known as Mickey, was fantastic, his knowledge of the places we visited was second to none and he shared this with us...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    1  Thank ClematisWestSussex
    Ivan T, Owner at Istranka Shore Excursions & Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Clematis, Thank you so much for sharing your experience on our tour to Lake Bled and Ljubljana with others here on Tripadvisor. The fact that you noticed that our tour was better means a lot to us. Be sure that we will tell the...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Koper was one of the ports of call on our cruise and we were a private group of 8 persons who chose to take an independent tour because we preferred the small group size and because of the relative cost when compared to a ship’s...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank Superwoman888
    Ivan T, Manager at Istranka Shore Excursions & Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Superwoman888, Thank you for sharing your feedback, both constructive and positive. I apologize that we did not exceed the standard you have expected. Your comments have been discussed at length and we'll do our best to sort out all issues. Due to time limitations...More

    Reviewed 8 September 2019

    We booked a shore excursion for Lake Bled and Ljubljana. We were promptly picked up at the port and headed to Lake Bled. After driving partway around, we were given the choice to remain lakeside or to go up to the castle. Half of our...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank travelling8kim
    Ivan T, Manager at Istranka Shore Excursions & Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2019

    Dear travellin, With a great pleasure we have read your comment and review. Thank you a lot for your review. I think it will be helpful and useful also for other guests from cruise ships. Warm Regards from Koper

    Reviewed 19 July 2019

    With prompt email exchanges, we booked the excursion to Lake Bled and Ljublijana and were super impressed! Pick up service right outside the ship with a lovely guide. She made the whole experience wonderful! The car was a comfortable Mercedes van. Lots of information was...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
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    Ivan T, General Manager at Istranka Shore Excursions & Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2019

    Thank you very much for a such great review. W are proud that our guests are satisfied with our service. You can simply contact us when you will plan to explore in Slovenia for more.

    Reviewed 16 July 2019

    I truly appreciated to worse prompt response to my emails and questions when I was looking for a private guide for our group of 9. It was our 1st visit to Slovenia. The kiosk was located where the ship docks. We boarded into the air...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    1  Thank brucekwg
    Ivan T, General Manager at Istranka Shore Excursions & Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2019

    Dear Bruce Thank you for a such great review. We are appreciate it very much and we are really glad that you have trusted us. All the best

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    Lesley C
    4 October 2018|
    Response from VieraGirl314 | Reviewed this property |
    The castle is not handicap accessible. There are some challenges walking In Ljubljana
    Cathy G
    20 September 2018|
    Response from lorif_12 | Reviewed this property |
    We did an excursion from port this past August and absolutely loved it! It was about a 2 hour comfortable coach ride each way, we stopped once for a break. The guide was very informative about the areas, the people and the... More
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