By Megan Millisky
So you want to visit Slovenia, but you don’t know where to begin. Start here! This is your guide to the best locations this country has to offer, from its sprawling vineyards to its historic landmarks. Five must-visit cities include...
Pronounced Lu-blah-nuh, this charming city is known for its dragon statues and Old Town city squares. Plan a visit to historic Ljubljana Castle, and be sure to bring your camera to snap pictures of the Baroque architecture.
This town along the Adriatic Sea is home to St. George’s Church, a must-see site to take pictures of the stunning view. Relax as you wander the cobblestone streets and visit small shops. You’re always close to the coast and the fresh sea air.
You have to see Postojna Cave! It’s a marvelous cave, full of a tangled web of pathways. You’ll see stalagmites, deep caves, and limestone! Postojna is full of natural beauty to hike and explore.
Visit scenic Maribor, known for its wine culture. You can visit some of the oldest vineyards in the world! Be sure to stop by some local vineyards to learn about the wine-making process. Visit the Old Vine House, the Water Tower, and other popular landmarks!
Bled is one of the most beautiful locales in Slovenia, with castles, forests, and lakes that are picture-perfect. Take a pletna ride through a calm lake to soak in the peaceful environment. This is the place for active travelers to check out! Go biking, kayaking, or skiing!