Five reasons to visit Slovenia at the WTM 2018
For tour operators, travel agents, media and all other business. Why you should visit Slovenia at the World Travel Market 2018 (5 - 7th November 2018, stand EU1400):
- Exclusive announcements & preview of Slovenia’s 2018/2019 Year of Culture campaign
- A taste of Slovenia with brunch party hosted by Ljubljana Castle on 6 Nov. 11:00am!
A chance to sign-up to unique tour packages and media opportunities with a Global Leading Destination in Responsible and Green Tourism.
Join our Cultural Campaigns 2018/19
The Slovenian Tourist Board will promote its countless cultural offerings at this year’s World Travel Market as part of its 2018/2019 Year of Culture campaign. Following the campaign’s successful launch at last year’s WTM, the STB will pay particular attention to its ancient castles and UNESCO heritage sites while maintaining its efforts to promote responsible tourism.
Hear our sustainable destination development strategy
This year the Slovenian Tourist Board hopes to raise awareness for its lesser known sites and destinations to showcase those beyond tourism hotspots. Slovenia will promote its historic buildings and World Heritage sites in attempt to protect and preserve the country’s rich history, with a focus on its magnificent castles and ancient sites.
Discover our ancient castles
Slovenia is home to some of the most intriguing castles in the world, from the magical beauty of Bled to the staggering heights of the world’s largest castle in a cave, Predjama Castle, hovering half way up a 123m tall cave. Among Slovenia’s top cultural sites are the impressive Ljubljana Castle, the oldest vine in the world in Maribor, the second largest city, and some of the planet’s most staggering caves.
Many of our country’s historic castles, like the luxurious Grad Otočec, and Gredič Castle, have even been converted into intriguing and luxurious hotels. Discover The Strmol Mansion, the 13th century castle, located in the village of Cerklje na Gorenjskem, which recently won the prestigious, Unique Castle of the Year 2018. You can learn more about our unique hotel offerings at the WTM.
Meet our official WTM partner - Ljubljana Castle
This year the Slovenian Tourist Board has teamed up with Ljubljana castle as its official WTM partner to help preserve and protect the historic site, showcasing its awesome scale and fascinating history. The most central attraction in Slovenia’s capital, Ljubljana Castle has provided unforgettable panoramic views of the city for 900 years. To experience Ljubljana at its best, a climb up the castle tower to 400m above sea level is not to be missed.
Meet Slovenian partners at our stand EU1400 and find out more about Slovenia and its hidden beauty
DMC & Tour Operators
Hotels, Wellness And Spa Resorts
|Bohinj Eco Hotel|
|Golte hotel & mountain resort|
|Hit Alpinea Hotels|
|Hotel Jelovica Bled|
|Hotel Park Ljubljana Urban&Green|
|Sava Hotels & Resorts Slovenia|
|Maribor - Pohorje Tourist Board|
|Nova Gorica New Adventures|
|Lipica Stud Farm|
|Postojna Cave Park|
Slovenian Airline Company
Award winning tourism
- Slovenia’s unique wellness offerings shortlisted among the Best in Wellness, ahead of the WTM International Travel and Tourism Awards 2018.
- Breathtaking gastro region, the Vipava Valley has been voted among Top 10 European destinations to visit in 2018 by Lonely Planet
- Julian Alps region was voted among Lonely Planet’s top 10 regions by Best in Travel 2018 campaign.
- Join Slovenia for its WTM-famous brunch, Tuesday 6th November, 11am, Stand EU1400
If you’re a tour operator, agent or media representative, network with industry experts and hear the Slovenian Tourist Board mark the second stage of its Year of Culture campaign.
If you would like to register your interest in attending this event please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Explore Slovenia's castles, cultural and iconic attractions
Visit Slovenia’s attractions, the uniqueness of which places them on the wish list of must-see destinations of many travellers from all over the world.
Discover the mysterious combination of cultural sights and natural patterns which have had their meeting point in Slovenia, at the crossroads of nations and regions, for centuries. Publication "Cultural experiences" opens doors to travellers into the world of artistic creativity and architecture, into the history of culture and the modern way of life. Come on in, it´s Slovenia Culture Time!