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Lake Podpeč and the Ljubljana Marshes by bike

This cycling tour of the Ljubljansko Barje Nature Park is an opportunity to thoroughly explore the unique natural and historical environment of Ljubljana Marshes.

The tour takes you along asphalt and macadam lanes crossing Ljubljana Marshes. It includes the area's major sights such as the Church of St. Michael in the Marshes, the Iški Morost Nature Reserve, the scenic Iški Vintgar gorge, and the Podpeško jezero lake, where you will have time at leisure for a swim.

The price includes return transfer from Ljubljana to the cycling tour departure point, lunch, and bicycle and cycling equipment hire. 


15 March – 31 October: Every day at 9:00. 


Tour duration: six hours. Cycling time: three hours. 

Number of participants

The tour requires a minimum of two people to operate.

Departure point

Your hotel or another place to be agreed on booking.

Tour route

Ljubljana – Črna vas – Brest – Matena – Iška – Podpeško jezero – Podpeč – Notranje Gorice – Vnanje Gorice – Ljubljana  

Language options

Slovenian, English, German, Croatian, Serbian.

Optional extras

  • Transfer from Lake Podpeč to Ljubljana (€10.00 per person with a bicycle)
  • Extension of the trip to a full-day experience (€15.00 per person)

Optional extras such as additional activities or visits to additional sights are payable in cash during the trip. 


  • Cycling is not difficult and is suitable for all ages. 
  • The tour is subject to cancellation due to weather conditions.