The gems of the Istrian countryside

The Slovenian coast is inviting due to its charming coastal towns and unforgettable experiences in the sea and on the coast. But if you move just slightly inland, the idyllic appearance of the continental areas of the coast will also take your breath away. The beautiful Istrian villages, which shelter numerous cultural treasures, selected goods produced in Istrian soil, and friendly locals will be deeply ingrained in your memories, especially at the end of August, when the harvest takes place in vineyards, and in the autumn, when the smoke tree comes alive with its red colour and when you can witness olive picking in olive groves.

The land of Refošk wine and the world below the Karst Edge

After exploring the cultural heritage of Koper, a European Destination of Excellence, continue by exploring its inland areas, which are also a treasure trove of special cultural features. Visit Hrastovlje and see the famous Danse Macabre fresco, learn about the typical Istrian village of Koštabona, which arouses interest due to its authentic urban planning design, visit the Land of Refošk in the vicinity of Marezige, and enjoy a fantastic view from Strmec Castle.

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Discover the mysteries of the Piran countryside

Drive to the inland area of the picturesque town of Piran and see the special sights of the beautiful villages of Istria. If you wish to experience the authentic appearance of these villages, visit Padna, a village listed as a monument. In the village of Sv. Peter, make sure to visit the outdoor ethnological museum and Tona’s House, where you can tour a “torkla,” a traditional olive press. And Nova Vas is proud of its rare, yet well-preserved old water reservoir. Here, the Festival of Wine and Garlic is held every summer.

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From the fishing town of Izola to the green inland areas

Izola is famous for its fishing tradition, and its countryside is devoted to winegrowing and olivegrowing. Learn about the specialities of Izola's inland areas as you visit local restaurants and tourist farms. Stroll through the surrounding villages with stone houses and little churches on top of small hills, from where there is a beautiful view of the blue Adriatic Sea and the coast of the Gulf of Trieste.

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Enjoy the alluring scent of the sea and the Karst

Experience pleasant moments on the Slovenian coast and its inland areas. You will be able to enjoy the gifts of the sea and the gifts of the soil, enriched by the pleasant Mediterranean climate.

Summer dreams at the Slovenian coast

Spend your holiday on the Slovenian coast!

Summer dreams at the Slovenian coast

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Experience Koper and its inland areas

Explore the cultural treasures and wealth of tastes of Istria in Koper, the European Destination of Excellence, and its inland areas.

Experience Koper and its inland areas

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Active fun on the Slovenian coast

Choose to have an active holiday on the Slovenian coast.

Active fun on the Slovenian coast

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Enjoy thermal experiences on the coast

Enjoy thermal experiences on the coast

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Piran and salt pans

Piran, the most beautiful town of Mediterranean Slovenia.

Piran and salt pans

Piran and salt pans

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The Mediterranean & the Karst in Slovenia

Enjoy the warmth of the seaside sun caressing your skin or descend to the mysterious world of underground caves.

The Mediterranean & the Karst in Slovenia

The Mediterranean & the Karst in Slovenia

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