Ski the Beautiful Julian Alps in Slovenia
Not often immediately considered as a skiing destination, Slovenia has much in it’s favour when it comes to booking up your next holiday. The skiing is great, The scenery is breathtaking and it’s very good value for money too, with 7 nights 4* hotel accommodation from around £439.
There are 3 main resorts:
Slovenia’s oldest and most established ski resort is a great base for exploring the Julian Alps. Located in north west Slovenia and bordering the Triglav National Park to the South, it is a mere 76 kilometres from Ljubljana and 6 kilometers from the borders of both Austria and Italy and boarding the Triglav National Park to the south. With its many hotels, restaurants, casinos and exciting events, if offers plenty for those seeking action and entertainment.
Kranjska Gora owes part of it’s reputation as a first class ski resort to its World Cup Alpine skiing races with the men’s slalom and giant slalom both taking place each year on the slopes of Mount Vitranc.
Lake Bled is a popular and picturesque old spa town set on the edge of a stunning lake. Famous for the small island in the centre home to a baroque church whose bell, when rung, is said to make wishes come true. The resort has all the right ingredients to make a memorable skiing holiday with guests able to choose from three resorts to ski at, coupled with a high standard of accommodation and service.
Lake Bohinj is a mighty glacier situated on the edge of the Triglav National Park. The area offers breathtaking views of the Julian Alps mirrored in the tranquil lake below, combined with a range of activities which nonskiers can also enjoy. The variety of runs are ideal for beginners and intermediate skiers and there are some excellent cross country tracks through the Pokljuka Plateau and exciting guided ski tours through the Julian Alps.
The prices quoted include all flights, transfers and airport taxes etc, so contact Balkan Holidays now for more information and great offers.