Everything revolves around bicycles

The people of Slovenia enjoy sitting on a bike and cycling through the city streets as well in nature. There are plenty of cycle paths leading over a soaring landscape which offers cycling terrains for families as well as terrains for those in search of more challenging cycling adventures. The popularity of cycling in Slovenia is also evident from the numerous cycling events which are enjoyed by many visitors. In addition to recreational events, professional cyclists also cycle on Slovenian roads and forest paths. Are you a cycling enthusiast too? Join us with your cycling gear or flags and whistles and get to know Slovenia through the eyes of cycling.

 

A Tour of Slovenia

Watch the biggest cycling event in Slovenia! In a quarter of a century it has become a well-known event on the international cycling scene and represents a top-level sporting event that attracts some of the most famous names in the world of cycling every year. Join the growing number of spectators who cheer along the route as well as keep an eye on the tour across the picturesque landscape of Slovenia through media coverage. The slogan of the Tour of Slovenia is “Fight for green” which reflects the orientation of the competition towards sustainability.

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Ironman 70.3 Slovenia

Test the limits of your strength and take part in the toughest iron challenge on Slovenian coast. In September, the participants of the Ironman endurance challenge and their supporters are hosted by the four coastal towns Koper, Izola, Piran and Ankaran with each offering a unique Mediterranean experience. The race will start with a jump into the blue Adriatic Sea. The cycling part of the race will pass through the idyllic landscape and picturesque villages of inland Istria while the running part will pass through ancient coastal towns.

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UCI Mountain Bike World Cup, Maribor

In May, the world’s best mountain bikers will speed down the dynamic terrain of the Maribor Pohorje Hills. Who will prove to be the best in overcoming the traps along the way and become the champion? Come and watch and cheer on your favourites

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Take part in a cycling challenge

In addition to the competitions for professional cyclists there are also plenty of recreational events and cycling festivals with various events for all generations. 

Cycling events across Slovenia

It doesn’t matter whether you join as a cyclist or a spectator – just come to the race and you’ll have fun either way.



Take a break at one of the for cyclists’ accommodation facilities

Slovenia offers a wide range of accommodation options for cyclists where they will take good care of you and your bicycle.

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Kamp Danica

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Turistična kmetija Kranjc

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Youth Hostel Pod Voglom

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Šport Hotel Pokljuka

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Hostel Idrija

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Youth Hostel Celje

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Kamp Podzemelj ob Kolpi

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Hotel Radin A - Sava Hotels & Resorts

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Hotel Jelka

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What else would you like to do?

Slovenia is a county of many festivals and not all of them are connected to sport. But if you still haven’t satisfied your craving for cycling, take your bicycle for a ride across diverse paths taking you from steep slopes to the lowlands.

On-road biking

Road biking is very common in Slovenia. Numerous trails run on various terrains in a clean natural environment.

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Mountain biking

Numerous trails intended for mountain biking are suitable for beginners and world-class cyclists.

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Family biking

You can bike with your children on forest trails or on special biking trails. Many trails are suitable for the entire family.

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Bike parks

Visit numerous bike parks in Slovenia: Kranjska Gora, Krvavec, Cerkno, Vogel, Pohorje, Golte, Rogla.

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Cycling in Slovenia - cycling accommodations and destinations

Cycling in Slovenia - cycling accommodations and destinations

The publication describes tours for various biking types; here, you can find information on accommodation for bikers, trail difficulty, natural and cultural attractions along the way, and suggestions for biking holidays.



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