Why Nova Gorica and Vipava Valley?
Embraced by the rocky slopes of vast high plateaus on the one side and by the rolling wine-growing hills on the other, the fertile Vipava Valley opens up towards the cross-border Goriška region in the west. Here, Nova Gorica, the youngest Slovenian town, merges with the Italian town of Gorizia, forming a unique bordering conurbation. This young university town will amaze you with its vigorous energy, state-of-the-art congress and conference capacities, several modern accommodation options and top-quality cuisine. What is more: top venues with a unique backdrop of historic buildings, which will stimulate your creativity and lift the team spirit, are dotted all around Vipava Valley. Pick the one that suits you best!
Congresses & meetings
Nova Gorica offers a variety of congress, conference and symposium venues, customized to your liking. The providers include restaurants and hotels, most of which are in the capacity of the Hit Group or the Trade and Cultural Center. The venues with modern technical equipment accommodate between 15 and 364 visitors.
For unusual adventures, outdoor or indoor custom events can be organized in the city. Alternative venues are available in the form of city squares, the arena at the Perla Resort, the parking lot of Hotel Park or the halls of the Slovenian National Theatre in Nova Gorica.
All accommodations are relatively close to downtown and all congress venues.
Events & incentives
Nova Gorica, a town of roses, is an attractive town for entertainment as in all seasons various venues, indoors and outdoors, offer a rich selection of events. It is a town of opportunities, with two entertainment centres and several casinos with the most modern gaming equipment. Nova Gorica invites you with its sights and attractions, views of picturesque, authentic surroundings and the mild climate and diverse scenery, which provide excellent conditions for a variety of sports. The green and wine growing Vipava Valley stretches out to the East of the town. These nice places are home of great wines, also of unique varieties, which are best combined with tasty local dishes.
Nova Gorica and Vipava Valley offer numerous incentive activities from culinary activities to active and adrenaline experiences.
Enjoy discovering boutique and authentic local stories, experience adrenaline-filled outdoor activities and pamper your tastebuds with splendid local food and excellent wines.
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