CITY TOUR - THE LIPICA STUD FARM
The Lipica Stud Farm is the cradle of all Lipizzaner horses in the world. Nowadays it is one of the most beautiful cultural and historical monuments of the Republic of Slovenia, its rich history reaching back to the year of 1580. It has been boasting the tradition of breeding and selecting pure-bred horses.
Experience the world of the white horse in the most intimate way through:
Take a walk to the stud and its estate in the company of a friendly guide who will take you into the world of the Lipizzaner horses. The tour is a unique experience of Lipica. Learn about the history of the Stud from its foundation till today. Visit the historic center with its famous "yard", the mansion and Velbanca - the oldest stable in Lipica, peep into the church of Saint Anthony of Padua and find out everything you want to know about Lipica, Lipizzaner horses and the Karst in an interactive museum - Lipikum. But the most impressive image for the most of the visitors will be the image of mares with foals at pasture.
Graciousness, elegance and perfection best describe the movement of a Lipizzaner horse. It is a horse born to be admired. The performance of the most talented studs from the Lipica Stud Farm is impressive.
Performances of its classical riding school take place from April to the end of October.
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