VISIT TO THE FONDA FISH GARDEN WITH A TASTING
OUR AWARD-WINNING "UNFORGETTABLE DAY AT FONDA FISH GARDEN"
is the holder of the sign "SLOVENIA UNIQUE EXCERIENCE"
WHAT IS INCLUDED:
This unique experience includes:
- a guided visit to the FONDA fish garden by boat and
- a tasting including FONDA Piran Sea Bass canapes with raw fish carpaccio seasoned with salt flower from the Piran Salina and local premium extra virgin olive oil and canapes with smoked fish. This is accompanied by a glass of typical Istrian superior quality white wine for each person and unlimited water, plain or with flavored local herbs.
Join a prebooked group
45 EUR per person
Large group of 21 to 50 people
45 EUR per person
Mid-sized group of 5 to 20 people
60 EUR per person
Small group of 1 to 4 people
240 EUR per group
For groups of more than 50 people or if you have any special wishes, please contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org, 0038641502616.
+ Visit the Piran Salina (historical salt flats) by boat (+1-1.5 hours more) for 15 EUR per person or 60 EUR per small group.
This addition is only possible if it includes your entire group.
Description of the visit: Visitors gather in Seča at the Fish Farm Base (Seča 142, 6320 Portorož, near the Ribič Restaurant) where they are briefly introduced to the fish farming works that take place on land. Then they board our pontoon boat, which enables our visitors to come so close to the fish farming pools that they can step on one.
During the 10 to 15 minute trip to the fish farm, the visitors learn about the local characteristics of the Piran Bay, Piran Salina, the Regional Park and fishing preserve.
This is followed by a visit to the fish farm, demonstration of manual fish feeding, explanation of the particular fish farming methods used, presentation and history of the Fonda Piran Sea Bass brand. Fish farming and fish products are presented from the production, biological, tourist, marketing and sales point of view.
The visit continues with navigation through the mussel farming lines, explanation of mussel farming methods and the challenges facing fish and mussel farmers today.
On request the boat then takes visitors into Canale Grande to the Soline d.o.o. headquarters, where they can enjoy the panoramic views from the terrace and visit the museum. Explanation of salt production methods and special characteristics (plants, animals) of the salina.
Return to starting point.
On prior reservation on the boat or at the base, there will be a degustation of raw Fonda Piran sea bass (carpaccio with Piran Salina flower of salt and homemade olive oil) and smoked sea bass along with a glass of locally produced wine and water.
Check out the foto gallery ot the visit: Photo gallery of the visits | Fonda
Some more informations:
All activities at Fonda fish garden must be reserved ahead of your arrival by contacting us at email@example.com or by phone at +386 41 502616 (contact person: Irena) or +386 41 620606 (contact person: Gorazd).
The best time for a visit is from the beginning of April to the end of October, but you are also welcome outside this period.
We offer the activities listed below for individuals as well as groups, but we can additionally prepare custom activities, such as team building, birthday celebrations, spending a day with a farmer and more.
We kindly remind visitors to keep to the schedule and not to arrive either too soon or too late, as there may be another group ahead of or behind you.
The meeting point is at our fish farming headquarters at Seča 142, 6320 Portorož (at the end of the Saint Jernej “Sveti Jernej” channel on the border of the national park of the Piran Salt pans, near the Ribic restaurant. The entrance to our yard, where you can park your cars, vans or buses, is on the right side, near a big old olive tree).
The meeting point on the map here:
Please let us know if you need our invoice addressed to a company.
If so, please send us the data of the company, including the VAT number and an e-mail address where we can send our invoice.
- in cash after your visit or
- by bank transfer within 8 days of the visit.
Please let us know which option you prefer, because we have to prepare an invoice accordingly.
Our contact telephone numbers are: +386 41 502616 (Irena) and +386 41 620606 (Gorazd).
Our e-mail address is: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that the activities at the Fonda fish garden are only possible in good weather conditions. In case of bad weather, rain, wind and waves, visits and other activities are not possible and may be canceled. In this case, we will phone you on the day of the tour and we will decide on a possible cancellation together. For this reason, we always need the contact telephone number of the group guide or of one of the visitors.
Please kindly send us the contact number and contact person name.
In summer and in warm weather, visitors are advised to bring sun protection (sunglasses, hats and sun lotion).
In winter and in cold weather, visitors should be dressed warmly and should have their own wind protection.
AND ONE MORE THING
Every visitor who purchases a ticket to the FONDA Fish Garden becomes an honorary member of the Fonda family! The price of your ticket is precisely the cost of a bag of high-quality fish feed. So, your ticket will help sustain our aquaculture. Thank you for supporting our mission and work.
Welcome to the family!
We are at your disposal if you require any additional information.
We look forward to meeting you!
The Fonda fish garden team