A tip for guided activities
Make the most of independent activities in nature but don’t forget you can experience a lot when taken around by one of our guides! Pay us a visit at the Šaleška Valley Tourism Board at Vila Bianca in Velenje, where we will provide you with tips about current experiences, brochures, maps and tickets, among other things.
Cycle the valley
Cycle numerous cycling trails, passing rolling hills, forests, rivers and lakes, all collected in the catalogue and application. Take the cycling bus to meet new challenges in the surrounding area.
Interesting destinations by foot
Various walking, thematic and hiking trails take you from the lakes that give Šaleška Valley its distinctive character to panoramic and easily accessible locations. Discover the peaks at the valley’s edge on Šalek mountain trail.
Active on water
Velenje Beach, a recreational lakeside area, is the perfect starting point for various sports. You can surf, sail, sup, row, swim or take a ride in the Pletna boat.
From underground to climbing destinations
In Šaleška Valley, adrenaline seekers discover the most demanding climbing route in Slovenia and trek in a Karst cave in the summer, and enjoy natural ice rinks and small ski slopes in the winter. You can work out and engage in sports events in halls, stadiums and fitness centres.
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A mountain cycling adventure
Half-day programme for physically active visitors
Reserve a few hours of your time to discover new pathways!
Rent a bike
You can rent a mountain bike, a baby bike, a scooter or a tricycle for disabled people at the Šaleška Valley Tourism Office, in the Villa Bianca.
Šaleška Mountain Hiking Trail
The Šaleška Mountain Hiking Trail leads you along the edges of Šaleška Valley. It is marked with blazes and there are directional signposts at intersections.
Pampering in the Šaleška Valley
A three-day romantic getaway
Take the time off for one another and enjoy the selected experiences in the Šaleška Valley.
Super sup break on the lake
A two-day active break with your significant other or a larger party
Stay the night at a campsite, youth hostel or city hotel and explore the area on a SUP and a bicycle.
One day on the lake
One day experience
Spend a day on one of Slovenia’s finest beaches. In your own sweet way!
Mountains and lakes
A surprising family weekend
Stay amidst alpine peaks, explore the fascinating mountains and the welcoming valley.
Glamping Langus Resort
Glamping Langus Resort is located in the village of Topolšica, which lies in the heart of the Šaleška Valley and is a wonderful starting point for discovering Slovenia.
Glamping Valley of Peace at Lamperček
The cottages are located in a quiet area by the stream, where you can unwind from the hustle and bustle of the city while listening to the birds’ chirp.
When our path leads us astray from the main roads into the heart of nature, we are greeted by an infinite assortment of primal experiences.
Hotel Paka has received numerous awards both in Slovenia and abroad. It has four stars.
Vila Herberstein is situated in one of the most beautiful locations in Velenje. It is located only two hundred metres from the town’s centre, close to the winter swimming pool, and the woodland behind the Villa is an excellent place for relaxing walks in the nature.
Hotel Razgoršek is a family hotel, where all the rooms are furnished in style. It is located only 15 kilometres from the motorway exit, in the vicinity of shopping centres, the bank, post office and coach and rail station.
Hotel Montis, Golte
We can assure you that you will feel great in one of the 52 double rooms.
Youth hostel Velenje - Green Accommodation
Velenje Youth Hostel is located only 500 metres from the town centre and the main bus station, on the shores of the river Paka opposite the Livada Elementary School.
The Mraz Accommodation is located at the edge of the woodland in the hamlet of Gorica near Velenje. Here guests can relax and enjoy the peaceful, natural environment.
Youth centre Šmartno ob Paki
The Šmartno ob Paki hostel is located in the shelter of Mount Oljka (733m) and is easily accessible from all urban centres.