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Big guy`s wine highlights with the World`s Oldest Vine

Big guy`s wine highlights with the World`s Oldest Vine

Embark on a wine pilgrimage on one of the most beautiful Slovenian wine routes. Enhance your wine culture in the company of a top sommelier and taste the fusion of Štajerska wine varieties and selected local cuisine. Learn about Štajerska winemakers and capture a magic moment of the famous heart between vineyards, one of the most beautiful vistas in Slovenia. What does the experience include? - Meeting a guide/sommelier in front of the Old Vine House. - A ride to Svečina, welcome sparkling wine and taking photos by the famous heart-shape wine road. - Wine tasting accompanied by professional insight of a wine-maker and sommelier and tasting local delicacies. - A ride to Maribor to the Vinag Wine Cellar. - A visit to the Vinag Wine Cellar, one of the largest and oldest classical wine cellars in Europe! Presentation of wine stories, climbing into a concrete barrel and wine tasting. - A stroll round the Maribor city centre to the Old Vine House in Lent. - A visit to the Old Vine House and a possibility to take photos in the canopy of the oldest vine in the world. Expert tasting of the samples selected among 190 wines of the Podravje region. Making a souvenir from a cork.
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Friday and Saturday Guided tours of Maribor

Friday and Saturday Guided tours of Maribor

Friday afternoon and Saturday morning in Maribor - it's time to take a guided tour around the city and visit an urban provider! The sightseeing with a tourist guide's company offers much more than an independent exploration of the city. For a true experience of Maribor: exceptional historical facts, rich tourist offerings and the lively beat of city streets and squares will be spiced up with a visit to one of the numerous urban providers - from museums, galleries, World's Oldest Vine to workshops and providers of unique products. 1 June - 26 October 2019 ǀ Fridays at 4 p.m. ǀ Saturdays at 11 a.m. Meeting point: TIC Maribor (Partizanska cesta Street, 6A) Duration of a guided tour with a visit to a provider: 1.5 h. Language (s): guided tours will be held in Slovene and English; in September and October, German will also be available. Guided tours in Slovene language will be held only by prior arrangement. Price: 8.00 EUR / person, for children up to 7 years old the guided tour is free of charge. Payments are accepted at TIC Maribor.
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Maribor Wine Trail

Maribor Wine Trail

Get to know excellent Styrian wines! The Maribor Wine Trail takes you through the wine cellars in the centre of Maribor where you will be able to get to know excellent Styrian wines and their producers. The Maribor Wine Trail package includes: Wine bar LeVino Maribor Water Tower Wine Shop The Old Vine House Purchase packages Maribor Wine Trail or Maribor Wine Trail with visit to the wine underground: TIC Maribor, Partizanska cesta 6 A Street, Maribor, Phone: +386 (0) 2 23 46 611, E-mail: tic@maribor.si Old Vine House, Vojašniska ulica 8 Street, Maribor, Phone: +386 (0) 2 25 15 100, E-mail: stara-trta@maribor.si A possibility for an extra charge: A professionally guided tour on the topic of the city’s wine culture: surcharge according to the guidebook.
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SUP Tour Lent

SUP Tour Lent

Enjoy best activity in Maribor and explore the meandering Drava River and Maribor’s secrets from the tranquillity of water. Tour Program The SUP instructors will give you a brief introductory stand-up paddle-boarding course. They will tell you everything you need to know about safe and comfortable SUPing. This means you can join the tour even if you have no previous experience in paddle-boarding. After we will help you stand on your own two feet, we will SUP towards the three towers along the river. We will glide past the picturesque Judgement Tower and Water Tower and then further on looms the Jewish Tower next to the synagogue.
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Regional Museum Maribor

Regional Museum Maribor

Regional Museum Maribor is located in the Maribor Castle which in all its opulence stands in the heart of the old town core. Archeology, ethnology and comprehensive cultural history of the Maribor region and its surroundings is everything you can discover in the Maribor Castle. Visit the Regional Museum, a general museum dealing with collecting, protecting, researching, exhibiting and the popularizing of movable cultural heritage. Enjoy the culture and history of our museum. The Regional museum is also for lovers of music and youngesters. In our museum are also different events such as concerts, lectures and professional gatherings. Special attention is given to younger visitors, for whom we organize professional guidance in the form of lessons and ocassional workshops for children.
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Museum of National Liberation Maribor

Museum of National Liberation Maribor

Interested in happenings that took place in our locality in World War II? You are invited to the historical museum, which deals with museology and historiograhical proceedings of modern history of Northeastern Slovenia, which can be found in a bourgeois villa in the city centre on the corner of the streets Mladinska and Ulica heroja Tomšiča. You can visit: The museum's specialty is its archives with more than 120 metres of first-class material of occupier and partisan origin. The permanent exhibition shows happenings in the region of Maribor between World War II. In all six exhibition rooms visitors learn about: - the Nazi occupation, - the occupier's Germanizational measures of the Slovenian population and - the organization of the resistance and the operations of the resistance groups and partisan units in this part of Slovenia from 1941 up to the end of the war. If you are interested in more detailed information on the above we offer professional guided tours through the exhibitions and collections.
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Stolnica (cathedral)

Stolnica (cathedral)

Once you are in the square of Slomškov trg, you must visit Maribor Cathedral. The construction of the cathedral and its further development brought Maribor additional cultural impetus and enforcement. It was built in the 12th century as a Romanesque building. Today it shows a Gothic style with a long chancel dating from the 14th century and a central church nave from the 15th century. The 57 metre high classicist designed bell tower dates back to the end of the 18th century as the primarily 76-metre high bell tower built by Pavel Porta in the year 1623 was struck by lightening.
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Maribor Synagogue

Maribor Synagogue

The Maribor Synagogue today is a centre for cultural activities and it offers visitors different events including exhibitions, concerts, literary evenings and round tables. You can find the Synagogue in the square Židovski trg in the former Jewish quarter, which is situated near the square Glavni trg. Its purpose through time Maribor's synagogue was first mentioned in the year 1429, but for sure it was built earlier on. Occasionally it served as the seat of the supreme rabbinate for Štajerska, which concludes that there was a Jewish community here. The synagogue was consecrated as Catholic Church and called All Saints in 1501. It was turned into and used as warehouse after 1785. Next to the synagogue once stood the rabbi's house, a Talmud school and a graveyard, and down by the river Drava a ceremonial bathing place.
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