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Hiking in the Slovenian Kamnik-Savinja Alps: Top Outdoor Adventures Awaiting You

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Discover dense alpine forest, piercing peaks and glacial valleys

Pure natural beauty stands in the north of Slovenia. The Kamnik-Savinja Alps offer a treasure of crystal clear waters, forceful waterfalls and picturesque panoramic views. And the mountainside is scattered with lush pastures, local beautiful architecture and tasty food. Visit between May and September for prime hiking conditions.

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FAQs: Hiking in Slovenia

What should I know about Hiking Slovenia?

Located in the south of Central Europe, Slovenia is at the meeting point of many of the main European cultural and trade routes. The mostly mountainous country, with the Julian Alps to the north, and over half its surface blanketed in forest, also has an elaborate cave system, with over 10,000 across the country. The Kamnik-Savinja Alps are a limestone mountain range in the north of the country.

Why should I choose Slovenia for my Hiking adventure?

Accessible and diverse

With a dense network of trails winding their way through the mountains, the Kamnik-Savinja Alps are packed full of stunning terrain waiting for you to discover, making it an incredible place to hike. And with such variety, trekking and hiking here is widely accessible for all levels of abilities, so long as you have a good level of fitness.

Heart of European culture

Slovenia’s geographic location, bordering Austria to the north, Hungary to the east, Croatia to the south, and Italy to the west, has cultivated a special blending of its culture. And territories of the country has been part of many past states, such as the Roman and Byzantine empires, the Republic of Venice and the Austro-Hungarian Empire.

Sustainable type of tourism

The wide variety of stunning landscapes are dispersed across the slopes of the Kamnik-Savinja Alps, which spread out the steady streams of tourists. This has meant that it has avoided large-scale environmental pressures, contributing to the county’s title of having the world’s most sustainable tourism in the world.

What can I expect from the weather during my Hiking trip in Slovenia?

The region has a temperate climate with cold winters and warm summers. Temperatures range from -2 in January to a peak of 21 in July, with a liberal falling of snow in the winter.

Which language is predominantly spoken in the Slovenia region?

Slovene.

What currency is accepted around Slovenia?

Euro.

What's the country code for the Slovenia region?

+386.

When is the best time to travel to Slovenia for Hiking?

Visit between May and September for prime hiking conditions.

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