Area of depression around the Šalek Lakes and an organised visit of the Šalek Valley
Koroška 58 3320 Velenje
Within the framework of the environmental and geographical educational programmes at the Institute for Ecological Research ERICO Velenje, researchers offer various lectures and guided tours in the Šalek lake lands. Visitors can also pre-arrange visits to the Šoštanj Power Plant, the Šalek Valley Central Cleaning Plant for waste water, the waste collection facility for ash or they can arrange for a professional guided tour around Velenje and the Šalek Valley.
Within the framework of the Energy-ecology programme and depending on visitors' wishes, researchers prepare a guided tour of the Šalek Lakes (Škalsko lake, Velenje lake and Družmirsko lake), where the participants have the opportunity to see and experience the changes in the industrial landscape and the witness the achievements of various reconstruction projects and the accompanying environmental improvements in the Šalek Valley.
Tel. : ++386 3 896 18 60
Fax : ++386 3 896 18 75
Web site : www.velenje-tourism.si
GPS Northing (N) : 46,3719
GPS Easting (E) : 15,0992