Apiroutes: Inspired Travel Styria region

Apiroutes: Inspired Travel Styria region

Styria region - green and hilly winegrowing region is rich in tradition, folklore and cultural heritage.

1 day tour: Wine and Honey fairy tail

Maribor and its old town core will enrapture you with cultural-historical sights and the warm hospitality of the Mariborians. Take time and discover the most attractive corners of our city: wonderful city squares with notable buildings, Lent with the oldest grape vine in the world, the City park with three ponds and  Piramida…  In little streets there are numerous inviting coffeehouses and teahouses, where full of experiences you can conclude your sightseeing trip around the city and chat with your friends. In the Old Vine House, visitors can visit the wine shop and the room for wine tastings of premium wines from the Maribor wine sub region as well as a souvenir shop where they sell delicious Slovene chocolates.

Visit to Meranovo Estate, placed under Pohorje Hill, known after Archduke Johann, grandson of Maria Theresa where he planted  new varieties of vines. Meranovo Estate is run by Faculty for Biotechnical science and Agriculture today. It is a perfect place for amazing views on Maribor city and green surroundings. Opportunity to taste delicious pork shrimp and some premium wines. You should not miss their home wine named after archduke Johann.  

Visit to herbal and beekeeping farm set in unspoiled nature. Walk through their honey plants garden. Introduction to some of the herbs along with their effects to human body. At the end we are served with tea and delicious home-made baked goods. Visit to authentic Slovenian apiary that offers inhalation of air from beehives.

 

Price includes: professional English speaking guide, wine tasting in Stara Trta, lunch at Meranovo estate, visit to herbal and beekeeping farm along with tasting of home made products, organization and assistance.

 

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