Vipava Valley – Nanos plateau – Vojkova mountain hut – local wine and prosciutto tasting
ABOUT VIPAVA VALLEY
Vipava Valley is a beautiful valley, from one side secured with majestic Nanos plateau and from other side overlooking towards the Mediterranean sea. It is full of vineyards, orchards, and limestone. You will find small remote villages that lie on top of the hills, made out of stone that look like guardians of karst landscape. They wait for a traveler, there you will never stay thirsty or hungry. Locals will be always happy to pour you a glass of local Teran wine or give you a plate of prosciutto with cheese to try. And believe us, it’s worth trying it!
But there is even more to this valley, that was announced by Lonely Planet as one of the best top 10 destinations in Europe in 2018. It offers a lot of outdoor activities. It is one of the best hiking places in Slovenia as you can go hiking there also during winter time in spring and in autumn, whereas other parts of Slovenia might be too cold already.
PRICE: 125 EUR / PERSON (at 3 persons in the group)
Price not includes:
- personal expanses
DESCRIPTION OF THE HIKE
We will start hiking in Razdrto village at 575 m and go uphill gradually on a comfortable path. First, it goes over a meadow and then continues through the forest. Last part of a trail goes over panoramic slope towards Vojkova mountain hut on 1240 m from where you will get an amazing view of Vipava valley, Adriatic Sea, Trieste Bay, and Postojna valley. You can try traditional Slovenian mountain cuisine there. After a break, we will descend back to the valley.
- Time: 5 hrs
- Altitude difference: 670 m
- Difficulty: easy
After a successful climb, there is nothing better than a tasty local meal, we will stop in a nearby Vipava town and try some wine and prosciutto.