In Slovenia, one can experience four different worlds in a single day, since even the remotest corners of the country are only about two hours away from the capital city of Ljubljana. In the green heart of Slovenia your view stretches from the mountainous Alps to the tranquil beauty of the Pannonian plain in the east. Mediterranean Slovenia, with its coastal towns and the stunning Karst, is waiting for you to discover it in all its beauty. Feel the vibrant pulse of the capital city, explore the beauty of nature and culture in the surrounding area.
Alpine Slovenia, at the heart of the mountains
You can feel the beauty of green Slovenia as you enjoy a view of the famous Lake Bled and the beloved Lake Bohinj. There are countless opportunities for outdoor activities amidst the picturesque Alpine peaks and valleys embraced by the Julian Alps, Triglav National Park, the mighty Kamnik and Savinja Alps, and the green Pohorje Mountains. Either head to Maribor, the city with the oldest grapevine in the world, the renowned holiday destination of Kranjska Gora, the stunning region of Koroška, or visit the Soča River Valley – no matter where you go, an incredible experience awaits you.
The sun-kissed Mediterranean and Karst Slovenia
While the Mediterranean towns of Piran, Izola and Koper entice visitors with their medieval town centres, Portorož invites them with its holiday attractions. Salt harvesters can be seen hard at work on the Sečovlje Salt Pans, and the Karst with Postojna Cave, Škocjan Caves and Vilenica cave boasts the most stunning underground worlds on the planet. This region is also home to the noble Lipizzaner horse. The land of vine-rich hills of Goriška Brda is famous for its enticing high-quality aromatic wine, and you can taste it at tourist farms and in wineries. With its myriad of exciting tastes and adventures, the Vipava Valley has also been recommended by the prestigious Lonely Planet, the travel guidebook giant.
Thermal Pannonian Slovenia – a land of healing waters and wine growing hills
Eastern Slovenia is a land of wide, open fields and rolling landscapes, storks, wind-rattles, floating mills, healing waters, energy points, picturesque rolling vineyards, unique traditions and dialects, and, most importantly, it’s home to warm and hospitable people. This landscape is rich in natural thermal spas that will strengthen and re-energise you. Discover the friendliness and hospitality of tourism farms, where you can taste local delicacies, and stay overnight in a charming vineyard cottage amidst vineyards. To relive the past, you can visit numerous majestic castles.
Ljubljana and Central Slovenia – a mixture of urban environment and natural beauties
Ljubljana and its surroundings offer their visitors countless opportunities to spend their holidays, explore, and enjoy. The green capital is known for various original ideas created by young entrepreneurs, researchers, artists, students, and the lovers of all things beautiful. For a brief break from the city, go on one of the many day-trips, as Ljubljana offers quick access to several nearby attractions. You can either enter the kingdom of the brown bear in the forests of the Kočevsko region, learn about the tradition of herdsmen or visit charming historical towns inscribed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Opportunity for a wealth of activities
Slovenia is very dynamic and diverse. Wherever you stop and whatever you do, there are always additional challenges that you can find. Look around, listen to the sound of nature and to the people around you. They will surely have something special to recommend.
Spend your holiday in the heart of mountainous Slovenia. Walk through vibrant and untouched nature that is criss-crossed by 10,000 kilometres of marked and arranged hiking trails. You can choose from 175 mountain huts or spend your nights in hotels and camps for hikers.
Cycling and biking
Explore Slovenia by bike. Riding amid the hills and plains, mountain peaks and forests, along the coast and the karst landscape and along the rivers and lakes of Slovenia is a lushly verdant fairy tale. Different trails are suitable for on-road and off-road biking.
Equestrianism and horseback riding in Slovenia have a centuries-old tradition thanks to the Lipica Stud Farm, the cradle of the world-famous Lipizzaner horses. Equestrian centres, tourist farms and ranches offer various options for horseback riding in fenced areas around farms, in meadows, and in forests.
Treat yourself to a swim in some of the many thermal spas and swimming pools. In summer, take a dip in the sea, lakes or rivers. Slovenia is rich in natural water resources. Visit Lake Bled and Lake Bohinj or one of the many natural swimming areas located on the coast.
Do you enjoy special experiences? Take a look at Slovenia from a different perspective. Paragliding, canyoning, rafting, adrenaline parks, etc. Fun and exciting adventures that will transform your holidays into an unforgettable life event.
Slovenia = a land of unforgettable experiences
Slovenia provides you with the opportunity to enjoy plenty of outdoor activities, at health resorts, or while touring cultural attractions. Wherever you go, you will be given the opportunity to enrich your visit to a particular landscape with new experiences.
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