- Coast and Karst Region
- Central Slovenia
- Eastern Slovenia
- Julian Alps
- Southeastern Slovenia
Coast and Karst Region
Portoroz is the city with the longest tradition in tourism which offers a great number of hotels, restaurants, and which is also a place where are held numerous events. Portoroz is also one of the favorite destinations for organizing a congresses.
Piran is a real open-air museum of medieval architecture and a rich cultural heritage.
Koper is the only commercial port in Slovenia, and one of the oldest towns. In Izola tourism is concentrated on the Simon Bay where hotel and restaurants are placed.
City of Ljubljana is a cultural, political, scientific, educational, economic and transportation center of the region. It is a city where cultures of the West and the East meet.
Also, Ljubljana is a city of theaters, museums, galleries.
One of the most famous cities of the region is Maribor, which is also the second most important city in Slovenia.
Maribor is famous for its vineyards, which are intertwined with more than 50 km of wine roads. Also, Maribor is known for the oldest grapevine in the world, which still bears fruit every year without fail.
Near to the river Drava is the Lent which is known for international multicultural Festival Lent.
The most famous tourist places in this region are Lake Bohinj and Bled which is known throughout the world for its many opportunities for recreation. Lake Bled, with island and castle also represents one of the major tourist attractions of the region.
Pohorje is known for its ski resorts - Areh, Rogla and Kope, and by mountain trails that are designed for biking and horse riding. Pohorje is visited frequently by tourists who like parachuting and flying balloons, but and with tourists who love to discover nature.
Southeastern region of Slovenia is known by vineyards and churches, monasteries and castles which gives it a special charm. One of the castles that stands out is Ribnica castle, which has been converted into a museum of local culture and traditions. In Kocevje tourists can see a forest reserve "Kočevski rog", as well as ice cave or cavern "Željna".
Slovenia is a country known by Alps, Mediterranean, the Pannonian Plain and the Karst.
Whether you are here on holiday with a family, or you're in search of active holiday in Slovenia, you will find everything you need. Slovenia is a country rich in natural beauty. Also, Slovenia is known for its vineyards, occupying one percent of its area.
One-third of the territory of Slovenia, is protected, and at the same time it is the richest country in Europe when it comes to water.
Slovenia, with only 46.6 km of coast, offers everything in small. Slovenian coast includes the towns of Koper, Izola, Piran and Portoroz, as the main tourist centres.
To the west it borders with Italy and Austria to the north, Hungary to the northeast, east and south by Croatia, and in the southwest, in the Piran Bay, has access to the Adriatic Sea.
Slovenia represents an ideal destination for conference activities, given the fact that is easily accessible from all parts of Europe and at the same time offers an excellent range of conference facilities.
Another great advantage that Slovenia has over other countries is the favourable price-quality ratio of conference services.
Among the most important elements of MICE tourism in this country are professional and hospitable approach of conference facility operators, delicious cuisine and comfortable accommodation.
Congress destinations in Slovenia which can be a perfect choice for organizing seminars, conferences and other events are Ljubljana, Portoroz and Bled.
Largest congress capacity
Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre/ Ljubljana, Slovenia / Number of conference rooms: 24 / The capacity of the biggest conference room: 2,200 seats
International congresses and conferences
35th Congress of the European Accounting Association - EAA 2012. Ljubljana (1,000 delegates)
10th World Congress of Nurse Anesthetist - WCNA, 2012, Ljubljana (500 delegates)
Paediatric Rheumatology European Society PRES 2013 Ljubljana (1,000 delegates)
Conventa - The South East European meetings trade show, 21st - 22nd January 2015, Ljubljana
ICCA statistics report
Statistic report of International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA).
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