We had luck to meet Mateja who gave us the kickstart tour of her beautiful city. Besides being very knowledgeable about the history of Ljubljana, she was also kind to... read more adapt the tour to our kid and tried to engage him all the time. We got some awesome recommendations for food stops as well and we continued exploring Ljubljana the following day based on Mateja's recommendations. I highly recommend this tour especially to first-time visitors. Make sure not to miss it!
Amazing afternoon with Mateja! - Mateja was such a wonderful guide for our afternoon walking tour in Ljubljana! We were a group of nine family members from ages 27 to 82 and she made... read more it fun for everyone! Having her knowledge and guidance around the city and the castle made for an amazing experience. The price was virtually the same as each of us buying tickets to a group tour – but having Mateja with us as a private tour guide was so much better! It was absolutely worth it! She is highly recommended!
Brilliant Ljubljana City Tour - This was the third city tour my husband and I have done with Mateja! Each time exploring a different area of this beautiful and interesting city. She has a... read more depth of knowledge of the history and culture of Ljubljana, Slovenia & area and makes it come alive. She has a remarkable ability to point out areas of interest that otherwise could go unnoticed and explain the significance of it in a manner that is very understandable. We highly recommend Mateja!
I contacted Mateja in advance to book a tour for the group, the communication was quick and easy. On the day of the tour she came with enough time. The... read more participants liked the tour a lot, we had a great experience. Mateja loves her city, Slovenian culture and makes you to learn a lot about Slovenia. Highly recommendable!
I took two tours by Mateja and Irina, and they were great! I seldom take city tours because, recently, most of them became pretty banal and bland, but Irina and... read more Mateja are fabulous storytellers.
For example, Irina's tour took around 3 hours (!), but it was very exciting and engaging. We (me and two friends of mine, so a small group) visited the castle of Ljubljana, and Irina showed us the most interesting places explaining many details. The tour with Mateja was a shorter but nevertheless an enjoyable local experience. This time I joined another small group, and we went around the city centre, stopping at some points important for the locals.
Mateja and Irina are dedicated to what they are doing, and their stories come from their personal experience and hearts. That is why their tours are so brilliant!
My wife and I took a full day Ljubljana City Tour with Mateja and it was wonderful. She knows all the local and national/regional history and can easily put it... read more in context. I recommend Mateja to everyone.
Mateja Kregar Gliha was our guide in Ljubljana and Slovenia. We spent a half day walking through the many sites in the city on our first day, and a full... read more day in the Postojna Caves, Predjama Castle and Lipica Horse Center. She is an excellent guide and most gracious host. She even picked us up at 5 AM to take us to the airport. Thank you Mateja for our wonderful stay in Slovenia.
I greatly enjoyed the virtual tour she did yesterday. Her explanations were thorough and easy to understand and her camera skills really showed off the city. She has a tremendous... read more amount of historical information which was presented perfectly. It was just delightful! After watching it I wanted to pack my bags and leave tomorrow.
We did a private walking tour of Ljubljana with Mateja. She was so knowledgeable and kind. Although we walked the city a bit before our tour, Mateja brought Slovenia to... read more life by informing us of the unique history and culture of the region. I really cannot say enough good things. Please do yourself a favor and book this tour!
Under Mateja’s professional and insightful guidance we explored heritage and the works of Plecnik and learned also some new bits of Ljubljana history on the go. Very interesting tour... read more and excellent guide, highly recommended.
Thoroughly enjoyed the very informative Walking tour and the boat ride. The guide was very enthusiastic, explained to us the history and fun facts about Ljubljana. She was very friendly,... read more ever smiling and wore Green shirt, green earrings symbolizing her own love for the green city and making us fall in love with Ljubljana with her friendly persona and unique story telling art . It was very memorable experience ☺️
The conversation was fascinating and enriched the experience. We talked about history, modern Slovenia and prospects for young people. Hugely interesting. Majeta was hugely knowledgeable with loads of energy and... read more made the tour so enjoyable.
Superb guide in Ljubljana! Mateja is a highly gifted guide: combining her exceptional knowledge of the history of Ljubljana, Slovenia, and the entirety of the former Yugoslavia and Europe with... read more a warm and generous spirit. Mateja tailored the sites we visited to our specific interests, adding uncanny detail of the local, relevant cultural history. All of this in impeccable English. Mateja followed up after our tour with further recommendations such as books, films, websites and Instagram resources based on topics that arose during our tour. Mateja has my highest recommendations for all groups.
Mateja is fantastic guide. She took us through Ljubljana and the castle and tailored the tour to our interests. She is very knowledgeable of Slovenian and European history.... read more We learned a great amount from her. He English is excellent. The tour with Mateja was the highlight of our trip to LJ. We highly recommend her to any group.
Full day Ljubljana tour - Mateja is a very delightful and personable guide. She is full of energy and cheerful. Ever since we selected Mateja, she was always willing to provide excellent advice, multiple... read more options, and great ideas whether it be hotels, restaurants, places to visit or anything else we asked for.
During our tour, Mateja was very knowledgeable pointing out important facts and very flexible y offering options for what we wanted to do.
We definitely recommend Mateja for any Ljubljana or Slovenia tour you may want to take.
An Excellent Tour with Mateja - I wanted to thank Mateja for the wonderful tour she gave my husband, my daughter and me last month in Ljubljana. We all really enjoyed the tour an the very... read more informative experience we've made. Mateja is a very friendly and open real local guide. She was very prepared and called our attention to a lot of street situations and references, which we would have been aware of by ourself. Spoke excellent German. Very nice and quite personable. I would recommend it to everyone!
Wonderful tour with Mateja - We were fortunate to be able to join a tour of Ljubljana led by Mateja on July 14, 2022. Although we have visited nearly 50 countries and participated in countless... read more tours, Mateja is by far the best local guide we have encountered. She offered many details, historical facts and interesting stories. Her tour is extremely well- conceived, thoughtfully covering all the most important aspects of this lovely city, from the history of the town and castle to the progressive modern green efforts at recycling, clean energy and so forth. From the river to the castle to the government quarter and central square, Mateja led our discovery with deep knowledge and enthusiasm. She allowed adequate personal time for shopping and lunch and finished with a guided river cruise. Superb in every respect.
An Amazing Day in Ljubljana - What an amazing day with Mateja! Our group of 15 travelers enjoyed our walking tour around Ljubljana and couldn’t ask for anyone more knowledgeable and passionate. I wouldn’t hesitate... read more to recommend her to anyone that travels to the area.
We were very delighted to have a kind guide with so much knowledge in detail about the city, it’s history and architecture, accompanied by anecdotes of the cities inhabitants. In... read more fluent German we were guided through the old town and it’s most remarkable architecture highlights, which we would have never been able to gather all by ourselves. I can highly recommend doing a guided tour since it’s the most convenient and enriching way to get to know the city truly.
Enjoyed a full day tour from Trieste to Church of Saint Michael on the Marsh, Ljubljana, Predjama castle, Postojna cave, scenic overlook of Trieste then back to Trieste. Our guide... read more was Demian. After several e mail exchanges, we were able to fine tune our custom day tour of Slovenia. Demian was fluent in English, knowledgeable of the area, enthusiastic, friendly and flexible. It was a wonderful and memorable day in Slovenia.
Me and my friend attendet the free walking tour Fary tales & Legends of Ljubljana and it was delightful. Very inovative. One of the best tours I have been on... read more in a while. Our tourguide Mateja spoke with such passion and excitement that I felt as if I was part of the stories she spoke about. Would definately recomend!
Mateja made the live-guided, live-streamed virtual tour so exciting. Her camera captured stunning images while she walked about the riverbank, artistic bridges, and paused in front of century-old buildings at... read more the square. It was as if I was there. She enhances her storytelling by showing maps and coins which she took along her walking tour. Her commentary is lively, clear, and packed with fun facts. She made me fall in love with Ljubljana's architectural heritage, and the colourful history of this beautiful city and its people. A must-visit place for a taste of Europe. Get Mateja as your guide when you next visit Slovenia.
I participated in virtual guiding around Ljubljana. It was amazing for me to see the town and its architecture through the lens of the camera with Mateja, our guide who... read more proudly showed her town with her smiling face.
The trip was very enjoyable and informative which made me feel that once in the future, I have to go visiting Slovenia to have the real touch and see it through my eyeglasses in stead of the camera's lens.
Draga gospa Kregar,
Kulinaricni sprehod z Vami po Ljubljani je bil enkraten - moja dva Svicarja sta bila zelo zadovoljna. Midve ostaneva v stiku, za drugo pa se morajo sedaj potruditi Svicarji! Se enkrat najlepsa hvala za vse in kmalu na svidenje!
Ηi -A GREAT THANK YOU !!!!