Event Details

Dandelion holiday
Village holiday

DATE: 29. March 2020
LOCATION: village Lipa na Krasu
TIME: 9:30
INFO: skrla.lipa@gmail.com | 040 706 712


Village development tourist society Škrla from Lipa na Krasu, also this year invites you to spring holiday of dandelion – per home ”radička”. With the event in Lipa, they mark the beginning of the spring and show honor to dandelion, seemingly modest and ordinary, but incredibly useful plant, which since ever offers fresh vegetable sprouts on Karst plates.

Today the meal with fresh vegetable are affordable to be bought in the store entire year, but at the same time ”wild” food, picked in-home natural environment, is due to its nutritional value gaining on its meaning. In Lipa na Krasu, the village spring holiday that this year is organized on March 29th, 2020, will be dedicated to dandelion or in Lipa term radička. Visitors will be able to enjoy a tasting of homemade food from dandelion – that kind, which is made from traditional recipes, like a fresh dandelion salad with eggs, and also a more creative one, like dandelion soup, roles and event desserts. Degustation will be held in front of the village home in Lipa from 12.00 o’clock on. You will be able to make interesting Karst lunch from dandelion recipes.

Visitors can diversify their trip on Karst with a guided hike around surrounding caves. The gathering place for hikers is in Lipa, next to the village home between hours of 9 a.m. and 9.30 a.m… The hike will take 3 hours, at the return, if paid hiking fee, the hikers will get a hot meal and drink. For children under the age of 10, participation is free of charge.


Village Lipa is typical nucleated Karst village, which is located at the foot of the highest Karst hill Trstelj (643 meters), by the local road Komen – Kostanjevica na Krasu. The village is surrounded by hills Stol, Stolovec and Greben and hump Goli vrh. Karst courtyards, gates and narrow streets are typical for the village. [_Read more_]