|Dates ||17 - 25 Jun 2017
|Prices ||£2,495pp (£200 single supp)
|Leaders ||Roy Atkins plus local guides
|Flights ||Easyjet, scheduled. Speedy boarding
and extra legroom included
Outbound: Afternoon, Stansted - Ljubljana
Inbound: Afternoon, Split - Stansted
|Day 1 ||Flight to Ljubljana airport then head
to our hotel near Lake Bohinj
3 nights Hotel Jezero
|Day 2 ||Exploring the north side of Lake
Bohinj and a visit to Pokljuka plateau
|Day 3 ||Visit to the breathtaking high alpine
habitat of Mangart Pass
|Day 4 ||Travel to Postojna and visit
the famous caves - a UNESCO
World Heritage site
2 nights Hotel Rakov Skocjan
|Day 5 ||Discovering the flora and fauna
of magnificent Mt Nanos
|Day 6 ||Travel to Plitvice Lakes
- a UNESCO World Heritage site
3 nights Hotel Rajna
|Day 7 ||A full day at the stunning
Paklenica National Park
|Day 8 ||Exploring the Lun Peninsular
on the beautiful Croatian coast
|Day 9 ||Travel to Split for our flight home
|Weather ||Warm in lower areas, around 25°C
– perhaps 30°C. Cooler in the
mountains, possibly chilly early in the
day with chance of rain.
Bring light rain
gear, layers and walking boots plus
lighter weight footwear
|Walking ||Walking is mainly easy on good tracks
and trails, though slightly trickier
in the gorge at Paklenica.
Some slightly steeper walking in
mountains dependent on snow!
|Meals ||All included from dinner on Day 1
to lunch on Day 9
|Insects ||Insects are unlikely to be a problem
but bring repellent just in case
|Accom ||Twin and single rooms all ensuite.
Good quality small hotels and family
run lodges with traditional food
and some excellent breakfasts.
One hotel with small wine cellar!