The Land of Jurij Vega

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This hiking tour includes the villages where the world renowned mathematician Jurij Vega (1754-1802) was born and raised.

The tour takes you to the village of Dolsko and its surrounding forested hills criss-crossed with hiking trails. Beginning with a tasting session of local specialities and ending at a traditional 'gostilna' restaurant named after the famous mathematician, the tour includes several local attractions, such as a rare wild grapevine species, the ruins of Tovoro Castle, and the Jurij Vega Museum in the village of Zagorica. 

The price includes return transfer from Ljubljana to the hiking tour departure point and lunch. 

Schedule

  • April 1 - October 31: Every day at 8:30
  • November 1 - March 31: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 8:30

Duration

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

Number of participants

The tour requires a minimum of 2 people to operate. 

Departure point

The departure point will be agreed on booking. 

Tour route

Dolsko – Vinje – Sv. Trojica – Zg. Javoršica – Murovica – Zagorica – Dolsko  

Language options

Slovenian, English, German, Croatian, Serbian.
Several other language options are available for groups of six or more people by arrangement with the tour organizer. 

Notes

  • This is an easy hiking tour suitable for all ages.
  • Make sure to wear hiking shoes and bring along a rucksack and some water.
  • The tour is available throughout the year if the weather permits. 

Booking

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