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OFFER FOR GROUPS

TIMBER RAFTING FOR GROUPS

The season of rafting is from 01.05. until 31.10.2020

We offer you an unforgettable experience on a traditional timber raft. We will take you on a trip in a pleasant atmosphere with experienced timber rafters from Koblar Bay all the way down to the Lent, which was the great port of timber rafts in the past. We will provide you a lot of fun with our special music group called »Splavarski Trio«, which is going to play traditional Slovenian music. A special experience is waiting for you with our traditional baptise procession of a new timber rafter. On each tour we choose one visitor, who will go through our exams and become a part of our timber rafting guild.

The tour program includes aperitif and appetizer, a presentation of timber rafting in history, timber rafting snack, drink according to the »drink as much as you can« system and a traditional timber rafting coffee (it is without cofein) which is brewed on board like in the old days.

The lenght of the tour is 1,15 hour, it starts in Koblary Bay and ends at the Lent, thoroughly in front of the Oldest Vine in the world. If the customer wants otherwise we are open for wishes and we can do it another way. The timber raft is traveling with a power of water flow, in case that water flow is very fast, we adjust the tour with some extra stops.

The rafting organisers reserve the right to fill up the raft with guests via on-line website campaigns and other ticket allotments.


The price of rafting includes:
 

  • Timber rafter's aperitif with dried fruit on arrival.

  • Drink according to the system »drink as much as you want« (white wine, mineral water and apple juice).

  • Cold timber rafter's snack.

  • Joyfull program with live music and rafting baptise of one of the guests.

  • Timber rafter's coffee.

  • On a wish of customer we can lead you from a city center to the timber raft entry place.

  • Childrens under the age of 6 years accompanied by their parents are free to ride.

  • Accident insurance of the participants on timber raft.

  • Animation on timber raft is possible in SLO, CRO, GER, ENG, RUS, FRA and SPA language.


Extra offer:
 

  • Upon prior arrangement and at an extra charge of 6,00€ per person, we can serve goulash or timber rafter's pot on a timber raft.

  • Upon prior arrangement and at an extra charge of 12,00€ per person, we can serve mixed grilled meat with mixed vegetables, everything is freshly grilled on timber raft

  • A return trip back to the departure point (Koblar Bay), which is additional 40 minutes of ride we charge on a flat rate 100€/group.

  • Souvenirs that will remind you of a pleasant expirience can be ordered additionally (timber rafter's wine, cherry brandy and plum brandy)

  • Organisation of professional tour guide, organisation of lunches, hotel services and other activities that Maribor offers.

 

TOURS PRICE LIST 2020

For groups under 10 persons the timber raft trip will be carried out according to an agreement with the client. They can join other groups on scheduled trips, and this likewise applies to individuals in price of 25€/person. Reservations are required via the telephone number +386 40 231 933 or per e-mail: rezervacije@td-maribor.com as the organiser reserves the right to cancel a timber raft trip. It is also possible to hire the whole raft, which means that the client participates in the timber rafting trip and the organiser does not supplement the number with other guests, for which there is a flat-rate price of 1200.00€ per trip regardless of the number of passengers. In the case of bad weather or unfavorable conditions on the river, the organizer reserves the right to transfer the rafting program to »Rafter's Tavern« in Judgement Tower on Lent or in the hall Galeb in Bresternica. The offer in »Rafter's Tavern« and the prices are the same as in the official price-list of timber rafting organisers.

 

Cancellation of timber rafting trip:

The client retains the right to cancel a timber rafting trip. Cancellations must be submitted at least 2 days before the rafting trip deadline in an electronic form to the address through which the client communicated when booking the trip. In the case, when a client cancel the rafting later the organizer has the right to reimbursement of expenses that were made due to cancellation. The amount of the reimbursement depends of the time when the written cancellation was submitted.


• In the event that the client cancels a rafting trip, the organizer is entitled to a reimbursement of expenses incurred due to the cancellation. The amount of the reimbursement depends on the time when the written cancellation was submitted. Cost of cancellation:
• 20% of the agreed price, if the cancellation is accepted 3 hours (telephone) before the start of timber rafting tour
• 50% of the agreed price, if there was no participation without cancellation

 

Special notice:

In the case that the client arrives more than 15 minutes late, the timber rafting organisers reserve the right to cancel the rafting trip. In such cases the organiser has the right to a reimbursement of expenses in the amount of 50% of the agreed price. The client is required to give the contact telephone of the tour guide on the order form.

Payment can be made on the spot in cash or with payment in advance. We do not take credit cards.