1. Italy
  2. Friuli-Venezia Giulia
  3. Trieste
  4. Predjama Castle

Trieste: 5-Hour Postojna Cave and Predjama Castle Experience

Product ID: 240132
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Join a small-group shore excursion to the world-famous Postojna Cave complex and Predjama Castle in a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle. Later, take the opportunity to sample local food, before returning back to Trieste.
About this activity
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Duration: 5 hours
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Pickup included

The cruise ship terminal or your hotel in Trieste.

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  • Take a small-group tour with a maximum of 8 participants
  • Travel in a comfortable, clean, and air-conditioned vehicle
  • Ride the only cave-train in the world
  • Explore the biggest cave system in Europe
  • Sample authentic Slovenian cuisine
Full description
Journey from Trieste to Postojna in an air-conditioned van for about 1 hour and take in the picturesque Slovenian countryside. On arrival at Postojna, explore the entrance to the enormous cave complex on a small electric train (15-minute ride), then continue your exploration with an hour-long guided tour of the cave.

After meeting up with your driver, enjoy a 15-minute trip to the best-preserved fairytale cave castle in the world. This complex has more than 800 years of history behind it. Spend approximately 45 minutes taking photos of the castle built on a 100-meter-high cliff.

On agreement from the whole group, make a final stop at a traditional Slovenian restaurant for some authentic food and wine served at affordable prices.
  • Cruise port or hotel pickup and drop off
  • Travel in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • English-speaking driver/escort
  • Skip-the-line ticket for the cave
  • Bottled water
What’s Not Included
  • Food is not included (upon whole group agreement your guide can make a reservation at a local family-run restaurant where authentic and international food is served at affordable prices)
  • Ticket for the castle (€5 per person upon the whole group's agreement for the castle tour)

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Jacket
Know before you go
• All participants under the age of 21 must have at least one adult in the group to accompany them
• Only children aged 5 and younger pay for insurance (€1)
• During peak season, it cannot always be guaranteed that a fluent English-speaking driver or escort can be provided (in the event this is not possible, rest assured that you will still receive the same 100 percent level of service and your enjoyment will not be affected in any way
• The cave tour is always provided in English (since the caves are under national supervision you will join a larger group guided by a local cave guide)
• Infant seats are available
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