Beer is one of the most popular alcohol drinks in the world. Throughout the history beer production has changed, but ingredients mainly stay the same. Our destination today is Savinja valley, since its centre town Žalec boasts long tradition of beer.
Before we really proceed our day with a beer story, we will first stop in Savinja valley in Šempeter. There we will visit the cave Pekel (jama Pekel), the karst pearl in the middle of Styria region. Our unforgattable beer adventure will start in town Žalec, where the main attraction of the town is waiting for us – the beer fountain. After tasting variety of beers, we go to the Eco museum, just nearby. The museum of brewery and hop production, will give us a lot of insights about tradition of hops and brewery of this region. With so much going on, the hunger awakens, so the next stop will be at the 130 year old traditional restaurant in the neighbourly town Šempeter. Accomodation, dinner.
After a strong breakfast, our next must-see stop will be at the Roman necropolis – one of the most important monuments of the roman age in Slovenia. Then we continue our beer path through Savinja valley and stop at the first home brewery today, brewery Lipnik. The tasting of their homemade beer. We continue our day with the second brewery, the brewery Haler. The guided tour with lots of information on beer production and tasting awaits us here. The food will be taking care of and combined with a mug of homemade beer. The Haler speciality will south our taste to the fullest. Accomodation.
After breakfast we will go to the Olimia Spa, worldwide known Spa, where the thermal spring water will relax all the muscles of our body (extra). Relaxed and full of energy, we head our way home.
Price: 150,00 €
Minimum persons required: 20
the outer entrance fees according to the program, visit of the beer fontain and tasting, entrance to the Eco museum, lunch, entrance to the cave Pekel, entrance to the Lipnik brewery with tasting, entrance to the Haler brewery with tasting, lunch at Halers, organisation and guidance of the tour guide, basic health insurance.
bus transfer, 1. Day dinner, bathing at the Olimia Spa, drinks at lunch time, extra sightseeing.Book
beer tasting at the world famous Beer Fountain in Žalec
experience at a microbrewery
pampering in Olimje spa