Let's go outdoors!

The diverse terrain makes Slovenia an attractive destination for outdoor adventure seekers. Scenic trails, wild rivers and peaks with stunning views make the perfect testing ground for those who want to accelerate their heartbeat, escape the stress of everyday life and simply enjoy a genuine connection with nature. There is an activity for everyone. Hiking, cycling and running are the most popular activities during the year, so it is no wonder that Slovenia has many festivals and events that connect visitors with these activities. Put the dates in your calendar and join us at various outdoor events. 

Hikers, cyclists, runners – get ready for the start

You can experience active Slovenia in many ways, but if you want to combine the pleasant with the useful, then it is worth visiting one of the nation’s many sporting events and festivals. Most of these are hiking, cycling and running events, which have become a tradition and are attended by thousands of sports enthusiasts every year. Are you coming?

Hiking festivals in Slovenia

Discover the most interesting hiking festivals and events in Slovenia.

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Biggest cycling events in Slovenia

Socialise at cycling events across Slovenia!

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Top running events in Slovenia

Get to know Slovenia from a runner's point of view!

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Top trail runs in Slovenia

Top running adventures in Slovenia that invite you to take up their challenge.

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Make a note so that you don't miss out

If you like socialising at outdoor activities, you will never run out of reasons to do this in Slovenia. There are recreational sports events to suit all tastes where you can release tension and feel invigorated in the company of like-minded people.



Trails where every kilometre is a special experience

Every trail has its own charm, but we believe that there are some you will love in particular. And we believe that you will find them in Slovenia. Because these trails are surrounded by green forests and clear rivers, vineyards, picturesque villages and towns. Because they lead you to magnificent views that will remain in your heart.

Top hiking trails

Every step you take along a Slovenian hiking and mountain trail is an experience. But there are some trails that will particularly fascinate you. With their views, the sights along the way and their diversity, they will be sure to make you want to come back. Discover some of the most beautiful trails in Slovenia.

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Top hiking trails

Top hiking trails

Every step you take along a Slovenian hiking and mountain trail is an experience. But there are some trails that will particularly fascinate you. With their views, the sights along the way and their diversity, they will be sure to make you want to come back. Discover some of the most beautiful trails in Slovenia.

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The most beautiful biking trails in Slovenia

The most beautiful biking trails in Slovenia

Cycling in Slovenia is also a special experience because you can enjoy the country's picturesque landscapes. The well-developed network of biking trails will lead you through natural and cultural sites. Take a ride along some of the most beautiful biking trails, where you will learn about the original features of Slovenian regions.

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Take the time to tackle the long distance trails

Take the time to tackle the long distance trails

Explore the diversity of the Slovenian landscape along the long distance trails that connect various parts of the country. These take you from the mountains to the seacoast, across hills and plains, and past Slovenia’s natural and cultural attractions. Most long distance trails are part of an international network of trails that connect several European countries. The longest trail that runs across Slovenian territory, as well as the oldest European long distance trail, is the Slovenian Alpine Trail. 

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Themed trails = the best school in nature

Themed trails = the best school in nature

Slovenia is intertwined with hiking trails that will bring the natural and cultural features of each region closer to you in an interesting way. They reveal interesting stories and special features of the places you visit. Some of the trails are also home to fairy-tale creatures.

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Mountain cycling experiences

Mountain cycling experiences

The diverse Slovenian landscape offers excellent venue for mountain bikers. Get to know Slovenia by travelling the most beautiful touring cycling routes, which lead you to luxurious views, skill challenges and, above all, to indescribable pleasures in green nature - from the Alpine world to the sea.

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Where to rest?

In Slovenia, we know how to listen to your wishes and needs, so there is no shortage of comfortable accommodation that is especially friendly to hikers and cyclists. As well as the rest itself, there is the information you need for your journey, special storage facilities for your gear and even convenient services.

 

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Terme Banovci

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Soča Residence

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EcoHotel Koroš

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Hostel Bearlog

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Camping Bled

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Smogavc Farm and Guesthouse

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Camp Jezero Kočevsko

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Apartmaji Breza & Tisa

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Šenkova domačija

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Guesthouse Idila pod Nanosom

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Cycling hotel Ravbar

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Turistična kmetija Lenar

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Slovenia is a land of unforgettable outdoor experiences

Discover how you can be active all year round in Slovenia. Join the sports frenzy in Slovenia, and don't forget to rest comfortably, eat well and relax your tired muscles.

Slovenia – top hiking destination

Hiking in Slovenia rules! Find out why.

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Ten reasons to go cycling in Slovenia

Discover why it is worth choosing Slovenia for your cycling holiday.

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Active holidays

Discover the world of active outdoor adventures in Slovenia.

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Top reasons to visit Slovenia for adrenaline junkies

In need of adrenaline-filled adventures? Choose your favourite!

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Water activities

Vacation by rivers, lakes, in thermal spas or at the seaside.

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Food and wine

Love is experienced through the stomach.

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Where to stay

From luxury hotels to tourist farms, from private rooms to camping grounds. An exclusive offer of glamping accommodation or staying at the vineyard cottages. In Slovenia, you will find accommodation to suit every budget and every taste.

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Spas and health resorts

Rest, relax and enjoy the soothing power of thermal waters and wellness treatments.

Spas and health resorts

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