Ljubljana, with its December illuminations and Christmas fair, is renowned as one of the most attractive European capitals. In order to give its visitors and guests a true experience of the beautiful and inspiringly imaginative scenery, the capital of Slovenia offers a two-hour tour with a professional tour guide.
The tour takes on a walk through festively decorated Ljubljana. Under the famous festive lights, the tour participants can stop at the Christmas fair, try mulled wine, aromatic tea and roasted chestnuts, while shopping for perfect Christmas gifts for their loved ones. The Christmas fair offers gloves, mittens, hats, scarves, various fasion accessories, local arts and craft products, and traditional Slovenian delights such as honey, schnaps, and various sweet treats.
The tour takes visitors to several other fairytale-like spots around the Ljubljana’s Old Town, while it tells the story and explains the concept of the decorations. Most importantly, the tour shares secrets on the creative talent behind the Ljubljana’s Christmas lights. Renowned Slovenian painter Zmago Modic has been for years behind the design of the festive lights. The guided tour explains the resemblance with the images of the universe taken by NASA and all the new added shapes and origins of one of the most impressive Christmas sceneries in Europe.
Nothing less than a perfect opportunity to experience Ljubljana at its most romantic and magical time of the year.
The two-hour tour runs daily from December 1st until January 7th, starting at 17.00h (5pm) at Tourist Information Centre TIC, Adamič Lundrovo nabrežje 2, and is carried out in all weather conditions.