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Guided Tours

When planning a visit to the University of Maribor Botanical Garden, visitors can consider exploring the Pohorski dvor estate as well. We offer a tour of Hompoš Castle and the historical wine cellar at Meranovo. The offer below is suitable for groups, but the locations can also be visited individually.





Group of less than 30

Group of more than 30

Guided tour of the garden

1 hour

50 €
(english or german) 

4 €  per person

3 €  per person

Guided tour of castle Hompoš, estate and the garden

2,5 hours

50 €
(english or german)

5 € per person

4 €  per person

Guided tour of castle, estate, the garden and Meranovo
wine cellar with history of viticulture museum     

4 hours

50 €
(english or german)

5 €  per person
+ food and wine
as ordered

4 €  per person
+ food and wine
as ordered

Offer is for groups only. Individual visits of Meranovo are also possible. For food and wine offer check: www.prodaja-pridelkov.si/ukc/vino/okrepcevalnica-meranovo

If organizing a group visit, please book your guide at least two weeks in advance. Booking and reservation: 00 386 31 310 330 or email us: botanicni.vrt@um.si

Coffe and snacks

There are vending machines available in our multupurpose rooms, where visitors can get warm and cold drinks&snacks. Drinking water is available on various locations in the garden. See Map!

Opening hours

From 24th March till September
Every day from 9.00 to 19.00

October to 18.00
November to 16.00, Sundays closed
December to Februar closed


Adults: 4 €
Pensioners: 3,5 €
School children and students: 3 €
Family ticket: 10 €

Preschool children free.


Tel.: +386 2 613 08 58
GSM: +386 31 310 330
Fax: +386 2 613 08 55

Email: botanicni.vrt@um.si


University of Maribor Botanical Garden
Pivola 90a
SI-2311 Hoce, Slovenia

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Bus Line: Ruše - Areh - Bellevue - Botanični vrt - Bellevue - Areh - Ruše

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The Garden wouldn't be the Garden without our Members, Donors and Volunteers.


Tel: +386 2 613 08 58
GSM: +386 31 310 330
Fax: +386 2 613 08 55
Email: botanicni.vrt@um.si

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