Go on the perfect date with a mountain bike
You know the feeling when you leave behind the hustle and bustle of the city and take refuge in the peacefulness of nature; where every breath you take on the way is crisp and fresh, where you feel a pleasant tingling in your stomach just looking at the magnificent views spreading out before you, where both adrenaline and happiness hormones are released while you overcome natural obstacles and experience the beauty of nature? Immerse yourself in this feeling as you ride your mountain bike through the most beautiful scenery, touring Slovenia via its trails and paths. Experience the charm of the Alpine peaks, colourful meadows, green forests and crystal waters that you pass on your way.
Top mountain biking trails
Get to know Slovenia by taking the most beautiful biking trails that will lead you to magnificent views, many challenges of your cycling skills and, above all, to the indescribable pleasures of green nature – from the Alpine world to the sea.
Slovenian Bicycle Touring Trail
A total of 50,000 metres of altitude difference await you along the 1,800 km circular trail that will take you around the whole of Slovenia! The highest climb is at the Vršič Pass and the lowest point is reached in the coastal town of Piran and Sečovlje salt pans.More
Trans Slovenia 1
Take a ride on the international biking trail that will take you from the Julian Alps to the coast. The 384-kilometre mountain biking trail known as Trans Slovenia 01 takes you across the Vršič Pass and through the fairy tale Soča Valley, the green hills of the Brda region and the picturesque Vipava Valley.More
Trans Slovenia 2
If you want to take a slightly less challenging route from the Alps to the coast, choose the Trans Slovenia 02 tour. The 363-kilometre mountain biking route takes you across the Karavanke Mountains to the wooded Pokljuka Plateau and then through the Idrijsko-Cerkljansko Hills and beyond, and across the Kras region to the Sečovlje salt pans.More
Pohorje Cycling Transversal
Relax your thoughts while riding mountain bikes through the forests of Pohorje. Along the 75 km route from the St. Bolfenk Church on the Maribor side to Kremžar’s Peak on the Koroška region side, you will discover plenty of pristine nature and enjoy the many sights and landmarks of Pohorje.More
Trans Karavanke Trail
The Karavanke Mountains, Slovenia's longest mountain range which is often basked in sunshine, are a very popular destination for mountain bikers. You can cycle them in five stages, taking the 132-km-long mountain biking trail from the municipality of Jezersko to Tromeja, the place where three countries meet.More
With mountain bikes – even below ground?
Why not? In the heart of Peca Mountain in the Karavanke massif, you can explore the abandoned tunnels of lead and zinc mines on a mountain bike. Along the way, you will learn about the mine's history in the company of a local guide. To be completely enchanted by the world below Peca, embark on a kayak adventure, paddling through water-filled tunnels.
In search of more excitement? Visit Slovenia's bike parks!
A host of various natural obstacles and artificial structures in Slovenian bike parks are sure to rush the blood through your veins! Each park has its own features, so there will always be a different challenge for you. Do you dare to accept it?
Ready, set, go!
Join other mountain biking enthusiasts at mountain biking festivals and events! Test your skills on the diverse trails or just enjoy the breath-taking competitions of the best mountain bikers.
UCI Mountain Bike World Cup in Maribor
In May, the best mountain bikers in the world will race downhill along the exciting trails of Maribor Pohorje. Who of them will best tackle the obstacles along the way and become the world champion? C...
Black Hole Bike Festival
Do you want an adrenaline rush running through your veins? Visit the Koroška region in June and descend on mountain bikes along forest trails. If you are not daring enough, cheer on the best mountain...
Bled Bike Festival
Visit a bike festival with the most beautiful view. Various cycling and other experiences await you in the surrounding area of the iconic Lake Bled. You can discover the area on mountain bikes, relax...
Pohorje Bike Festival
Visit the Pohorje Hills at the peak of the summer. Enjoy relaxed socialising with numerous fans of recreational cycling in nice cool shade at altitudes between 1,000 and 1,400 metres and test yourself...
Join the 4-day racing experience on the most beautiful trails in the Alpine world! You start in Cerkno, where you also descend through the bike park, continue along the Soča Valley and end the race in...
More mountain bike themed events
Don't miss out on other events and festivals related to mountain biking!
Cycle in your own way
Whether you are a dedicated mountain biker or prefer to ride on paved roads, you will surely find your favourite trail in Slovenia. You can also spice up your biking adventures with adrenaline-packed experiences.