Treat yourself to a trip to the wine region of Jeruzalem and enjoy the experience of tasting exquisite local wines and culinary delights. We will start the trip from the pretty town of Ljutomer which is in Prlekija region and circle stunning hillsides of the Jeruzalem Gorice region, otherwise known as Heaven on Earth. This name comes from having an amazing combination of quality wine, food, landscape and local people. The tour closes with a fascinating visit to a pumpkin oil farm.
Pickup is in front of your hotel at 8:30am in Ljubljana or 9.30 in Maribor, followed by an approximate 90-minute drive to the pretty town of Ljutomer where we will visit a local pottery workshop. You will be able to buy products made out of local clay. Then we will make a circular journey around the wine hills of Jeruzalem and stop by local families for 2 wine tastings sessions of Jeruzalem wines together with lunch in the countryside with local food and delicacies. Each stop lasts between 30 to 45 minutes. The trip gives you an insight into the region of Jeruzalem, a region that has been described as ‘a heavenly place where one can find the best food and wine, the most beautiful landscape, and the most hospitable people’. The tour closes with a fascinating visit to a pumpkin oil farm.