Monastery, garden and wild herbal heritage
In the mysterious Gračnica valley, the Jurklošter Carhusian monastery monks have used herbs for improving flavour, health and wellbeing since the 12th century. Their knowledge and wisdom is being kept alive by locals that know how to forage green meadows for wild herbs. The signature smells, flavours and health benefits of herbs in the Laško are can be combined with herbal allotment experiences. What herb does #myLaško smell of?
Jurklošter’s Sources of Health
The tea of the travelling monk an the Elixir for long life are only two of the signature herbal goods made following original Carthusian recipes. They’re combines with other herbal products in the Jurklošter’s Sources of Health brand, that is available at TIC Laško and other selected herbal providers.
Herbal Garden Experiences
At Laško and its surroundings, natural herbs and spices were used by the ancient Celts. Their secrets were discovered and depended by the monks of the Jurklošter Carthusian monastery with its multiple herb allotments where you can discover herbalism through events and workshops.
At Plahtica farm near Blatni Vrh pri Jurkloštru, close to the Orion’s trail, you can meditate in an unique Celtic circle. At PermaMama estate above Rimske Toplice you will find out about permaculture and sustainable herbalism.
Local herbs are part of therapies, treatments, cuisine and additional experiences in both Thermana Laško and Rimske Terme. Experience massage with warm herbs, find herbal souvenirs in dedicated shops and start your days with a home-made local herbal tea.
In search of foraging, craft and agritourism farm experiences
The smell of healthful herbs, crafts and experiences can also be found at other providers.
BOŽA HEREK | Herbs and herbal teas
Boža Herek | Cesta v Rečico 6,3270 Laško | firstname.lastname@example.org | +386 40 146 101
EKOLOŠKA KMETIJA OČKO |Organic herbs and vegetables
Katarina Očko | Zgornja Rečica 1, 3270 Laško | email@example.com | +386 70 419 094
EKOLOŠKA KMETIJA PRIMOŽ | Bread and bread with herbs
Marjanca Deželak | Debro 33, 3270 Laško | firstname.lastname@example.org | +386 41 554 677
EKOLOŠKA KMETIJA PRIMOŽ | Herbs and herbal teas
Mihelca Deželak Mrgole | Debro 33, 3270 Laško | email@example.com | +386 40 335 840
EKOLOŠKA KMETIJA KAPL | Herbs and vegetables
Erika Klančnik | Mačkovec 16, 3271 Šentrupert | firstname.lastname@example.org | +386 70 408 395
KNEJA | Distillery
Matjaž Pikl s.p. | Šmohor 15a, 3270 Laško | email@example.com | +386 41 794 006
OGLEDNA IN UČNA KMETIJA KOZMUS | Herbs and wedding cakes (Svatovska pogača)
Milena Kozmus | Paneče 3, 3273 Jurklošter | firstname.lastname@example.org | +386 31 567 994
PERMAMAMA | Herbs
Ines Drame s.p. | Strensko 18, 3272 Rimske toplice | email@example.com | +386 41 727 017
KMETIJA PR KOFETL, SILVA KAJTNA POŽENEL | Herbs, herbal teas and industrial hemp
Silva Kajtna Poženel | Slivno 5, 3270 Laško | firstname.lastname@example.org | +386 40 611 252
ŽGANJARSTVO ZAJEC | Distillery
Marinka Brezovšek | Belovo 13, 3270 Laško | email@example.com | +386 31 268 004
VIRIN | Herbal teas, herbal salts, beverages, massage oils and soaps
Janko Rode s.p. | Trsteniška 4, 3272 Rimske Toplice | firstname.lastname@example.org | +386 41 792 452
ZELIŠČNA KMETIJA PLAHTICA | Organic herbal teas, solutions, salts, spices, elixir of life and food additives
Plahtica d.o.o., Karmen Bračič | Blatni vrh 39, 3273 Jurklošter | email@example.com | +386 51 693 464