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WW2 Tito and the Partisans Tour

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 6 day(s)
Group Size: 1 people
Destination(s): Slovenia  
Specialty Categories: Military History   Museum Tours  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 590 Euro (EUR)
Maximum Per Person Price: 590 Euro (EUR)

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival to Bled.

Day 2: Bled. Historic highlights: visit of Vila Bled - previous Tito's summer residence. Vila was used during Tito's many stays in this Alpine resort. Guided tour of premises included in the price.

Day 3: Bled - Drazgose - Brdo. Historic highlights: visit to Begunje Castle, where during WW2 many partisans were held prisoners by Gestapo (guided tour). Drazgose, this little vilage was the site of the first major battle between Slovenian partisans and German forces in 1942. Brdo - the homestay of Tito during his visits to Slovenia. You will overnight on the grounds of castle that used to host names as Iranian Schach Reza Pahlavi, Gorbachev or Sophia Loren.. Tour of the grounds included.

Day 4: Brdo - Cerkno. Historic highlights: visit to medieval town and Castle of Ċ kofja Loka where a museum of partisan movements in Slovenia is visited. Hidden partisan hospital Franja - on 18.5 was enlisted on UNESCO's list of World Heritage. Operating through war years in total secrecy, it saved lives of many partisans.

Day 5: Cerkno - Ljubljana. Historic highlight: visit to Castle Bistra - Technical Museum of Slovenia. You will be shown a valuable collection of Tito's cars, some of them unique samples.

Day 6: Ljubljana. After breakfast end of the tour.

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Tour costs depends on tour mode you choose. It can be done as self guided, by a rent a car or chauffeur driven tour.

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