Velika Planina is Slovenia’s largest highland pasture, located in the Kamnik–Savinja Alps, northeast of Kamnik. It offers many great hiking possibilities and one of the best preserved traditional dairy herdsmen’s settlements in the country, with a hilly landscape full of karst sinkholes and hollows.
Best time to visit
April-May and September-October are the best time for a hiking trip
In summer temperatures are moderate, but can rise up to the mid-30s. During the spring and autumn climate is pleasant
There are regular flights from many European cities to Jože Pučnik Airport in Ljubljana, the capital city. Slovenia is very well connected by train and bus with its neighbouring countries (Italy, Hungary, Croatia and Austria)