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Velika Planina

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“cable car”(25 reviews)
“nice hiking”(4 reviews)
“chair lift”(6 reviews)
Nearby Ljubljana and only few kilometres from the town Kamnik is located the bottom station of the cable car to Velika planina, which takes you amongst the green pastures of the mountain plateau in the heart of the Kamnik Alps. We recommend that you...more
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Velika Planina 2, Stahovica 1242, Slovenia
+386 1 832 72 58
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there in december to stay at Koča Bistra and it was a real winter fairytale! Amazing for the whole family.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tinkara G
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Very nice place. There are several ways to accend to it. Just take care you remember where you have to return.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank barbara_uNovaGorica
Reviewed 19 October 2018

For a truly unique experience, visit Velika Planina. To get there your first ride a cable car, then a ski lift, and finally a 20 minute walk to reach the Herdsmen’s settlement. The only sound you'll hear are the musical cow bells worn by the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Godiva2017
Reviewed 17 October 2018

You can get to Velika Planina by several ways. I took the easiest way, by cable car plus chair lift, both offering beautiful views of the mountains. Price for a return is 17 €. Plenty of parking space at the cable car station which is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Globetrotter045
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Wonderful trip up the mountain, first part by gondola, second part by chairlift. Stunning views, nice hiking paths, cows walking around. Do skip the restaurant at the first stop of the chairlift, the food was overpriced and awefull.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AniqueJ
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

We struggled to find information online or in Ljubliana tourist office about getting to Velika Planina without a car. However, yesterday we had a great day there and successfully used buses. We got a bus from Ljubliana to Kamnik (which runs regularly) and then the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank jessicahoskin
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

When God is in a good mood, he makes something like this...heavenly! You must go up there sometimes.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Redleafy
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We had such a great time visiting the Velika Planina. We parked in a parking lot somewhere on the east side and then hiked up to the top. The other option is getting the chair lift from the other side. It is such a unique...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Becky S
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Very mystic, wonderfull walking around ancient and typical houses. A very good restaurant in final way. You can go by cable car or walking. Its amazing attraction and very local turist place.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Marcio C
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent outing in Velika Planina. Had the chance to eat up there in a very small place, a delicious soup, with a big plate of cheese and meat. Everyone was very welcoming, we had a great time.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Estelle P
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3 November 2018|
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Response from AniqueJ | Reviewed this property |
I have not seen any luggage lockers while we were there.
Satu P
4 July 2018|
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Response from polapix | Reviewed this property |
Hi, its does take about 5 -10 minutes. it is steep. However our son who has a great fear of heighs did it. Its worth it!!