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Velika planina and Kamnik

This excursion begins with a visit to Velika planina, a high mountain plateau in the heart of the Kamnik-Savinja Alps renowned for its ski pistes, a range of unusual landscape attractions and one of Europe's best preserved shepherds' villages, and continues with a visit of Kamnik, a small medieval town with a rich history.

During the excursion you will take a walk around interesting shepherds' huts and get a feel of shepherds' life. After taking a tour of Velika planina, you will have a homemade schnapps tasting session and after you will be taken to the source of the river Kamniška Bistrica and the scenic Mali Predaselj and Veliki Predaselj gorges. Your trip will round off with a visit of Kamnik, a small medieval town with a rich history.

The price includes transfers, guidance, and admission fees.


8:30 Tuesdays and Fridays from 1 May to 30 September 2017.


Ten hours.

Starting point

Your hotel or another place arranged on booking.

Number of participants

The trip requires a minimum of two people to run.

Language options

Slovenian and English.
A number of other language options are available for larger groups by prior arrangement with the trip organizer.

Optional Surcharge

  • €5 for homemade schnapps tasting session

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