Have an authentic experience of traditional herdsmen life in picturesque mountain environment not far from Ljubljana. Visit Velika planina, one of the most beautiful high mountain plateaus, where you can still meet real herdsmen on green pastures, while the pleasant aromas of sour milk, buckwheat žganci and alpine tea waft from typical cottages.
The mountains will take care of your body and the local dishes of the Taste Kamnik brand will satisfy your appetite. Those who want to fully enjoy Velika planina can sleep in one of cottages and next day visit hidden gems of Kamnik and its surroundings.
Programme of the package
9.00 – A local guide will receive guests at the lower cable car station
10.00 – A snack/light meal at the lodging house Zeleni Rob
11.00 – Visit to Velika Planina – the Veternica cave, Preskar museum, the herdsmen’s settlement – and a herdsman’s lunch
18.00 – Accommodation in a cottage and dinner
9.00 – breakfast at Velika Planina
10.00 – departure to the valley
11.00 – visit of the Kamniška Bistrica valley and other attractions in Kamnica and the surrounding area
15.00 – end of the tour
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August 2018 On our wonderful visit to Velika Planina we certainly did discover one of Slovenia's hidden gems. So well hidden in fact that we realised that we had driven past the exit off the roundabout in Kamnik every week for 4 years and never thought to travel up...