Ljubljana & Central Slovenia are a great starting point to fall in love with Slovenia's special features. The capital, whose name sounds like beloved in Slovenian (Ljubljana–ljubljena), lives with a thousand faces of urban culture and art, festivals and events. It is joined with the marsh where the oldest wheel in the world was discovered. Green trails around Central Slovenia lead to places of UNESCO heritage of humanity and primeval forests.

 

 

Destinations with a hint of urban and mysterious nature

 

TOP 5 experiences in Ljubljana & Central Slovenia

Walk around the green capital of Ljubljana, learn about the life of herdsmen on Velika planina, explore the natural and cultural treasures of the UNESCO heritage of humanity and surrender yourself to the humming of ancient forests in the Kočevsko region and of the River Kolpa, the warmest Slovenian river.

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Green Facts

Slovenia writes a green story. Feel it at every step.

With over 542 m² of public green areas per capita, Ljubljana is one of the greenest cities of Europe. Almost half of the green areas are covered with forests.

The largest beast in Slovenia, the brown bear, is the undisputed king of these forests and a protected species to boot.

The area of Krvavec is a part of the conservation area of the Kamnik and Savinja Alps and the Natura 2000 nature protection network.

The UNESCO Global Geopark Idrija is recognized as a geological, natural and cultural heritage site with great potential for developing sustainable geotourism.

Only one step from the city to nature

Enjoy the exciting vibe of the Slovenian capital and take a stroll among the masterpieces of the architect Jože Plečnik. Green nature and popular hiking destinations await you just a short distance from the city centre. In southern Slovenia, have some fun by the country’s warmest river.

Book your experience

Take a break in the heart of Slovenia! Surrender to the busy flow of the Slovenian capital and other towns – Celje, Žalec, Novo mesto, Kamnik, etc. Enjoy the beauties of green nature, from the high mountains to idyllic hills, all just a few steps away. Choose and book your holiday today!

From 1.050,00 € A quick getaway in the heart of vineyards

A quick getaway in the heart of vineyards

Gastronomy
Persons: 1 Nights: 3

A brief getaway in Slovenia’s largest wine-growing region will take your breath away due to the beau

Amber tours, s.p. Ljubljana
From 749,00 € Eight days – Mysterious lakes, Ljubljana and Dolenjske toplice

Eight days – Mysterious lakes, Ljubljana and Dolenjske toplice

Family fun
Persons: 1 Nights: 7

Discover the beauty of two lakes, stroll around the streets of the old centre of Ljubljana and treat

SelectSlovenia.com Ljubljana
From 2.990,00 € Ten days – Contrasts of Slovenia with experiences and gastronomy

Ten days – Contrasts of Slovenia with experiences and gastronomy

Active holidays
Persons: 1 Nights: 9

Epic exploration, which combines the sea, the mountains, Alpine and Central Slovenia. Your journey w

SelectSlovenia.com Ljubljana
From 384,00 € Escape Ljubljana®

Escape Ljubljana®

Towns, history, culture
Persons: 2 Nights: 2

Escape to a nicer place and have an immense amount of fun at the same time! In a weekend escape f

Enigmarium d.o.o. Ljubljana

Discover other regions

If you go north or north-east, you will come to the world of the highest mountaintops of the Alpine Slovenia. In the east, you will feel the power of the healing waters of Thermal Pannonian Slovenia. West and south-west of Central Slovenia, you will be able to discover the secrets of the karst world, the wine-growing Vipava Valley and Brda as well as the attractive blue colours of the sea on the Slovenian coast.

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