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Don't miss this tour - two incredible places in one day!
I went on this tour by myself as I am traveling alone in Trieste but my tour guide Dejan was right on time to pick me up at my hotel with my name printed on a sign. He was friendly and professional with a great sense of humor and he was very knowledgeable about the area. Our first stop was the Predjama Castle which was incredible. Dejan walked me to the entrance and helped me get my ticket then turned me loose in the castle. Be sure to keep track of the time (about) 45 minutes as the cave tour runs on a regular schedule. The Postjona Cave was incredible. Bring a light jacket as it gets chilly. You get to ride a train inside and get a guided tour after the train drops you off within the depths of the cave. Your guide is waiting for you after to drop you off back at the hotel. It was amazing! I cannot recommend enough!
The cave experience was wonderful, but be prepared to climb many steps. Once the tour is done, there are 200 steps back up to the parking lot, so make sure you have comfortable shoes! Also, no photos are allowed, so don’t bother to bring a heavy camera. We also toured the Lipica stud farms. They let you pet the horses, unlike the tour in Vienna. There was also a show which our ticket did not cover. I don’t know if that would be an option for those interested, but it would extend your day by an hour or two.
Sehr zu empfehlen! Kurzweilige und sehr interessante Tour
We spent a super nice and interesseting afternoon in Prosecco - Contovello with our guide Katrin. She explained her wine production very understundable and detailed and we tasted the handmade wine in her wonderful winery. What a great tour with our guide Katrin, a very nice group of people, great wine and food - just to recommend! Thanks again - we had a great time :) :) :)
Must-Do for Wine Lovers and Curious Travelers
This was such a fun and memorable experience. The guide was kind, full of knowledge and passion and eager to share. I loved that she had a multi-generation family connection to the town and the vineyard! The meat and cheese was delicious and she was very generous with pouring wine samples. The views alone are stunning (rain or shine). I would recommend this to everyone!
Both the cave and castle are stunningly beautiful and well worth a visit. If you had to choose between the Skógar cave and Lipica stud farm tour versus the Postojna Cave and Predjama Castle tour, it would be difficult as both are beautiful in their own ways; but I would take the castle tour over the horse farm tour. Do both if you have time!