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Lipica

The historic cradle of the world-renowned white Lipizzaner horses and a perfect spot to meet these incredible creatures up-close.
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Family with Lipizzaner horse
Family with Lipizzaner horse

Lipica is a village in the Littoral region of Slovenia. It’s one of the main tourist centres of the Karst region, most famous for the Lipica Stud Farm. The name Lipica is derived from the Slovenian word lipa or “linden tree”, a national symbol of Slovenia. Located in a very picturesque setting, Lipica is a must-see destination when travelling to this part of Slovenia. It is home to the world-famous white Lipizzaner horses. The Stud Farm in Lipica has been in operation since 1580, which places it among the oldest in Europe. They used to breed horses for the Viennese royal court and mares can be seen grazing in the nearby meadows. The horses were originally bred white on the orders of Austro-Hungarian Empress Maria Theresa, but in reality, the Lipizzaner horses are born brown or black and turn white later. Another fun fact: Queen Elizabeth II was presented with a Lipizzaner as a gift on her only visit to Slovenia.

Self-guided

For travellers that want flexibility and independence. We organize the holidays of your choice, but the adventure of getting around is all yours. You will get a fly & drive itinerary with activities, accommodations and travelling tips with full support of our team for any emergencies or concerns.

Small group

For solo travellers or travellers who wish to meet other like-minded souls, don’t want to stress about trip planning and would maybe like to enjoy some time on their own as well. You will be travelling with our tour leader in a small group of maximum 8 people in a comfortable van with accommodation, entrance fees and a detailed plan of activities arranged. For guaranteed tour departures we have a minimum of 4 people.

Private guided

For travellers who want a holiday based on their preferences and needs. You don’t need to worry over itinerary planning or your next move, and at the same time you can enjoy the holidays at your own pace and take as much time on your own whenever needed. We take care of the entire organization and provide you with a professional guide, accommodation, transportation and plan of activities.

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