4 DAYS PACKAGE

MEDIEVAL TREASURES

From 299.00 €
  • 4 days in contact with nature
  • 2 guided biking tours
  • Breakfast included
  • 3 nights at Breza & Tisa Apartments
  • 1594 m m
  • Moderate

Description

Package includes fully organized 2 days guided tours with mountain e-bikes (74 km, 1594 m elevation gain), 3 nights accommodation at the Apartments Breza&Tisa 4*, cleaning fee, breakfast, shuttle.

Package valid from 1.5.2020-31.10.2020

What is the plan

DAY 1

Your arrival at the reception of the apartments Breza&Tisa 4*. We will get to know each other, make a brief overview of our bike program, and test all the biking equipment that you have.  If you do not have your equipment, we will prepare one so that you can rent from us.

DAY 2 – 40 km, 409 m elevation gain, 3 h riding, 6 h with stops

Between 7.30 and 8 o’clock, we will deliver a fresh breakfast to your apartments. Around 8.45, we will gather at the reception of the apartments, where our experienced guide will take a close look at the bike equipment. After that, we will start with our first bike tour. We will ride along the forest paths and wide Pohorje’s meadows to get to our first stop – the Church of Saint Marie. Church from the 17th-century is one of the most famous monuments of the late Renaissance in Slovenia, and its location in an extraordinary place under the high Pohorje hills and riverbeds. We will continue our adventure next to the Drava river, which will follow us all down to the beautiful medieval old town of Maribor. In Maribor, we will visit the oldest vine tree in the world and have some wine tasting and a snack. After that, we will visit an amazingly designed city park, and Piramida, where was located the first, medieval castle of Maribor and from where we will admire a stunning view of the old city. After a surprising discovery, we will enjoy the bistro with different delicious food. We will return to the apartments with our shuttle.

DAY 3 – 34 km, 1185 m elevation gain, 3 h 20 min riding, 5 h with stops

Between 7.30 and 8 o’clock, we will deliver a fresh breakfast to your apartments. Around 8.45, we will gather at the reception of the apartments Breza&Tisa and start with our second biking day. The first attraction that we will reach is the 16 century St. Bolfenk church. Next to the church is the mighty linden tree, planted at the end of the 30-year war between Protestants and Catholics in 1648. We will pass next to the first refreshment point, Grmovškov dom, where we will charge our e-bike batteries and have some snacks. We will enter the protected area of Natura2000, where we will see one of the most beautiful natural spots of Pohorje. First are the highest spring  (Mrzli studenec – 1490 m) and the highest peak (Črni vrh – 1543 m) of Pohorje. Top of the Pohorje is mainly known for its unique sunsets and blueberries’ sites. After that, we will continue to the next refreshment point Ribniška koča, which is an excellent starting point to the Jezerski vrh and Ribniško lake. Ribniško lake is the highest peat bog in Central Europe and its offer and fantastic view in silence. From here we will descend to the apartments.

DAY 4

Conclusion of our bike adventure and fully immersive nature experience.

Itinerary

  • Church of Saint Marie-Lovrenc na Pohorju
  • Beautiful medieval town Maribor with the oldest vine tree in the world
  • Amazingly designed city park Maribor
  • Piramida - first castle of Maribor
  • St.Bolfenk church
  • Grmovškov dom
  • Mrzli studence - highest spring on Pohorje
  • Črni vrh - highest peak on Pohorje
  • Lake Ribniško jezero - highest peat bog in Central Europe

Accomodations

We offer different kinds of accommodation. You can choose between our 4* Apartments Breza&Tisa or you can book a cabin at  Aunty Lena’s farm. Choose the option that best suits you by clicking on “Book a tour”.

Good to know

For an unforgettable e-bike e-xperience note the following instructions.

What is included

  • 3 nights accommodation at the Apartments Breza&Tisa 4*
  • Cleaning fee
  • 3 breakfasts delivered to the apartment
  • 2 guided biking tours full of adventures
  • English and German speaking guide
  • Shuttle
  • Storage room for bicycles
  • Battery charging
  • Bike cleaning

What is NOT included

  • Tourist tax
  • Guest registration
  • Lunch, snacks and drinks

Group Size

Min 4, max 8 people can join the expedition.

What to bring

E-bike battery charger, windbreaker, hat, sun cream, towel, extra t-shirt

Payments

Booking & Payment

Use the “Book a tour” button and send us an email request.
Payment methods: Bank transfer, Credit Cards.

Cancellation

Free cancellation up to 14 days before the experience date. No refunds within 14 days of the experience date.

Free services

Parking
Wi-Fi

Additional Payments

Typical Lunch/dinner
Single room apartment
A shuttle from the airport
Cleaning cycling equipment
Fast washing and drying of cycling clothes
Rent of helmet and protectors for elbows and knees
Rent E-bike Specialized Turbo Levo
Rent GPS (Garmin) device