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Hiking in Central Slovenia

Hike the beautiful trails of this region in an enchanting country at the heart of Europe

Central Slovenia boasts pristine natural beauty, great cuisine and wonderful hiking trails. Explore the large highland pasture of Velika Planina, near the beautiful city of Kamnik. Embrace the green landscape, surrounded by pastures and coniferous trees, while discovering the very much alive tradition of herdsmen. Ljubljana, the capital city, is the best starting point to discover a fascinating country. Take your pick from our selection of trips below, hire a certified guide and enjoy a unique hike in Slovenia!  

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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.


Good to know:

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Euro (EUR)

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

Getting there

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)

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Located in Central Europe, Slovenia is becoming a fast-growing top destination in Europe. Breathtaking natural scenery, lower prices and a wide offer of activities make it a great destination for outdoor lovers in Europe, and a hiking paradise. Climbing Mount Triglav, Slovenia’s highest peak and national symbol, is the most popular mountain challenge in the country

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