Ski holidays in Slovenia

Ski-holidays-in-SloveniaSometimes good things come in small packages. Slovenia, the tiny European country framed by the Alpine peaks & the Mediterranean Sea, is picture perfect; as if the finest mountains, gorges, lakes, meadows, & underground cave formations were handpicked & delicately arranged in a visually stunning bouquet! Slovenian winters are exciting & invigorating; gleaming white pistes, brilliant landscape & scores of winter activities pitch in to make your ski holiday, a cut above the rest.

Winter sees a beehive of activity in Slovenia. The ski slopes of Slovenia guarantee unique & unlimited adventures like skiing, snowboarding, sledding, tobogganing, cross country, ice skating & ice hockey. For an electrifying adrenaline rush, there are sports like ice climbing, ski-touring, ski jumping etc.

Every year the streets of Slovenia get festive during the winter carnival held during Feb/ March. This celebration highlighting Slovenia’s ethnic heritage is a flamboyant party filled with parades, masquerades, performances & feasts. This carnival is a unique Slovenian experience that no visitor can afford to miss.

Fun for all

Slovenia’s biodiversity makes it an ideal ski spot for all kinds of skiers; beginners, intermediates & the advanced. The famed Slovenian hospitality & the friendly culture make it a warm family-friendly holiday spot. The Slovenian resorts pay special emphasis on certified childcare services, qualified ski instruction & child safety on the slopes. There are specially designed snow parks for children in major ski resorts.

Après ski

Most resorts offer a variety of bars , clubs & restaurants to choose from. The moderate winters makes it ideal for outdoor activities like trekking & hiking. The numerous thermal springs & spas helps you rejuvenate your mind & body after a rigorous ski session.

Resorts

Kranjska Gora: Located by the side of the Triglav National Park, Kranjska Gora is one of the most developed ski resorts in Slovenia. The resort caters to skiers of all levels, & has tremendous venues for skiing, snowboarding & cross country skiing. It also features a host of select winter thrills like mountain skiing, ice climbing, & jaw dropping ski jumps. The ‘Snow beach’ is a unique feature of the resort.

Mariborsko Pohorje: The biggest ski trail in Slovenia, this resort offers more than 41km of pistes, ranging from 325 m to 1327 meters- a varied terrain suited for all kinds of skiers. The slopes feature Alpine skiing, snowboarding, cross-country runs, Hiking & biking trails, Horseback trails & parachute gliding. The resort boasts of award winning ski schools, & legendary Après ski .

Krvavec: Krvavec is an intermediate ski slope, with an excellent snow guarantee, & long ski season that ends in May. The resort attracts both recreational & professional skiers. Apart from Alpine skiing, snowboarding & cross country ski runs, the resort features a host of attractions like childrens’ snow parks, snow hotels , Igloo villages etc.

Accommodation

Slovenia offers a wide range of accommodation in reasonable prices without stinting on the amenities. Hotels & guesthouses provide health centers , restaurants & childcare facilities. For a break from the ordinary,Slovenia offers themed accommodation choices like ecological tourist farms, castle stays, Eskimo villages, vineyard cottages, etc

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Travel tips:

Language:Slovenian language
Visa:Schengen zone
Currency:Euro
Airports:Ljubljana
Public transport:well connected by bus & train. Driving a car requires a vignette.
Insurance: Travellers insurance is advised

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