Visit the main sights in town and its vicinity. Get to know the town as such and the museum exhibitions at Gewerkenegg castle and the tourist mine Anthony’s Shaft. Anthony’s Shaft was first opened in the year 1500 and is known to be one of the oldest still preserved entrances into mines in Europe. The renovated castle Gewerkenegg dating back to the 16th century offers visitors the permanent exhibition Five Centuries of the Mercury Mine and the Town of Idrija. The permanent exhibition Idrija Lace – A History Written in Thread tells the story of hand-made Idrija Lace and its makers – lacemakers who have been supporting family budgets throughout the centuries.
After you treat yourself to typical local cuisine for lunch, you will also see the Kamšt waterwheel and the mysterious karstic lake Divje jezero nearby Idrija is one of the gems of Slovenia’s natural heritage.
Departures from Ljubljana or per request also from other cities in Slovenia.
Preis per group:
|1 - 4 persons
||from 210 €
||from 130 €
|5 - 8 persons
||from 290 €
||from 180 €
*Price includes transport and guidance in English, German, Russian language.
**Price includes: transport and informative English-speaking driver.
Surcharges: Anthony’s Shaft 10 €/person, museum Gewerkenegg 7 €/person.
Foto Dunja Wedam, www.slovenia.info
The price of the guided tours includes: guide, transport and accident insurance.
Admissions are included in the price of the scheduled guided tours. Admissions are not included in the prices of individual guided tours.
Minimum number of people attending a regular scheduled guided tour in English is 2, otherwise the tour can be canceled or postponed to another day.
Private daily tours are conducted in Slovene, English, Russian, German or French and scheduled daily tours are conducted ONLY in English.
Transfers to and from attractions include transport and English-speaking driver (without a guide and entrance fees).
Terms of payment: payment in full up until one day before the start of service.
Manner of payment: in cash, by bank transfer or by credit cards Eurocard, MasterCard, Visa, American Express.
Cancellation: if the tour is cancelled by applicants in less than 24 hours before the tour is due to take place the whole amount for the tour should be paid.
In some cases different prices and general terms and conditions may be agreed upon. Pursuant to the Slovenian Code of Obligations, TOUR AS reserves the right to cancel the programme in case of force majeure or to slightly modify it but not to the detriment of its content.
General terms and conditions form part of the programme.
An individual proposition for Slovenia tours can be prepared upon agreement as well.