Feel Green Travel agency specializes in sustainable tourism, particularly in South-East Europe. We offer Walking, Cycling, Snow and Private Tours in the Alps, Adriatic and Western Balkan.
The starting point of this bike tour is Bled, the Pearl of Slovenia. The image of Bled with the castle, the lake, and the island in the middle of the lake with its church is known worldwide. The route leads through idyllic, medieval towns and their picturesque landscapes with a stopover in Ljubljana, Slovenia’s capital, which has in recent years become one of the most popular city destinations in Europe. Continue to the Notranjska region, where we recommended a visit to the world-famous Postojna Cave and Predjama Castle. Entering the Karst area, you will cycle on quiet, easy, and scenic paved roads through vineyards and ancient villages, where you can taste the famous Teran red wine and Karst ham. After the Lipica stud farm with its famous Lipizzaner white horses and Škocjan caves with Europe’s largest underground canyon, you will reach the Slovenian part of the Istrian peninsula. In picturesque Piran, you will finally relax your muscles after an unforgettable journey.
The tour is light-moderate. The tour is suitable for children from the age of 14.
Daily arrivals are possible from April 17 to October 23, 2021.
In EUR per person with a min. of 2 persons in B&B/hotel 3*/4*
|Type||Season 2021||Double room|
|B&B/hotel 3*/4*||low 17.4.–14.5.|
Third adult person in the room – 10%; both on the basic price.
Child, ages 0-13 (sharing a room with 1 fully paying adult) – 20%
Slovenia is easily accessible as it is well-connected with the European network of motorways, railway lines and airports.
Prices for transfer in one direction per person, with a min. of 2 persons
Arrival by bus/train/aeroplane
|Ljubljana/airport – Bled||€25|
|Ljubljana – Bled||€35|
|Train station Bled Jezero – Bled||€10|
|Train station Lesce Bled – Bled||€10|
|Piran – Bled||€85|
|Piran – Trieste Airport||€55|
Your hosts are owners of small family villas, hotels or glamping sites. We pick our accommodation carefully and with extra consideration as to whether they have good facilities for guests on a cycling and walking holidays. All of them has great or even extraordinary reviews from their guests.
Hotel Ribno*** & Glamping Ribno
|Škofja Loka||Hotel Zamorc ****|
Mini Hotel ***
Hotel Garni Paleta ***
|Ljubljana||Hotel City ***|
Hotel Park ***
Allegro Hotel ****
|Postojna||Hotel Kras ****|
Postojna Cave Rooms&Apartments Proteus ***
|Kodreti||Farmhouse Hiša dobrega okusa ***|
|Divača||Hotel Malovec ***|
Bed&Breakfast Pr Vncki ***
|Izola||Hotel Marina ****|
|Piran||Art Hotel Tartini ***|
Hotel Piran ****
Please note: these are sample hotels and may vary by availability.
Interested in visiting other areas before or after your tour? Contact us for details.
Individual arrival to the starting hotel in Bled.
The first stage leads through the Old Towns of Gorenjska-Upper Carniola. From Bled you cycle along the river Sava to old town of Radovljica, where you can visit the uniqe beekeeping museum. You will cycling through Begunje, a hometown of Slavko Avsenik and Polka music, Tržič with its shoe making tradition and Kranj, the capital of Gorenjska land. The stage ends in Škofja Loka with the best preserved medieval town center in Slovenia. With a transfer you can avoid the ascent and shorten the stage for about 20km (not in the price).
Route detail: ca. 63 km, + 725 m / – 810 m.
Škofja Loka live you fascinated with its story and many legends, but there is another highlite on this tour, that it waiting for you…Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia and one of the most prefered tourist destination in Europa. To reach it you will cycle over the Devils bridge to Sora field, where you cross the river Sora and continue to Zbilje lake. The Sava river will acompaign you mostly on your way to the capital . The finish is at Zmajski most-in English Dragon Bridge, which is one of the symbols of Ljubljana.
Route detail: ca. 39 km, + 320 m / – 390 m.
Today you drive first with the train or private cab to Logatec in Notranjska region. Here you start to pedaling through quiet fields and forest to gorge Rakov Škocjan, Slovenia’s oldest landscape park with amazing natural bridges and other landscape formations. A perfect place for a picnic in nature. The stage finished in Postojna, where you can visit the Postojna caves, the most extensive cave system in Slovenia with stalagmites, stalactites and famous “human fish” Proteus.
Route detail: ca. 32 km, + 438 m / – 353 m.
Today you can visit the Postojna caves, the most extensive cave system in Slovenia with stalagmites, stalactites and famous “human fish”. After that you meat another attraction, the Predjama Castle, an unice castle with its unique position below the 123-metre cliff. A story tells about a robber knight Erasmus, which kept a whole army at bay by utilizing the caves underneath the castle to sneak out for supplies. After a spectacular descent to Vipava Valley, one of the most famous wine regions in Slovenia you finish your day in a family guesthouse, where you can enjoy your dinner with a tipical karst cusine.
Route detail: ca. 48 km, + 530 m / – 880 m.
The first stop on today’s stage is Štanjel, an idyllic karst settlement built mostly from stones. on the top of the hill. Through picturesque karst villages, vineyards with numerous wine cellars, which invite you for a stop and a tasting of first-class teran wines and karst ham you drive to the stud farm of Lipica, home of beautiful white Lipizzaner horses, famous worldwide. If you have time, you can also visit “War Museum” set in a Venetian tower.
Route detail: ca. 49 km, + 630 m / – 365 m.
Today you can visit Škocjan Caves, UNESCO World Heritage and the protected area. The Karst Plain accompanies you on the way to the Adriatic Sea, you will follow the route of the old railway lines Val Rosandra and Parenzana. For your last part you’ll cycle along the coastal road on a new cycling path enjoying great vistas of Slovenia’s lovely coast. The tour ends in the gorgeous little Venetian town of Piran, where you can watch the sunset from the church bell tower or swimming in a blue Adriatic Sea.
Route detail: ca. 60 km, + 548 m / – 1018 m
Individual departure or possibility to extend your stay in Istria.