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CULINARY

Have a unique meal at 160 metres underground, or at a famous villa. Set off on a wine tourist route and don’t miss out on the market square!

Šalek style eating.

 

No matter where you are, you can pamper your taste buds with selected delicacies in Šaleška Valley. When you visit the Coal Mining Museum, you’ll experience a genuine miners’ lunch in a dining hall set 160 metres underground. This unforgettable is provided by Velenje Underground, with a top-class four course menu prepared by a team of chefs from cosmopolitan restaurant Vila Herberstein. Šaleška Valley has many restaurants with excellent chefs.

At tourist and excursion farms, or at a beekeeper’s, you can taste domestic dishes and local specialities whilst looking at fallow deer, mouflons and painted beehive panels.

When you visit the wine tourist road, you’ll cheer with wine, and discover local beer when hiking in the countryside. Don’t miss the excellent chocolate delicacies served in cafes and pastry shops.

The Promenade of Flavours is a culinary market with over 20 gourmet food and beverage providers. Twice a year, in June and September, in the open-air kitchen in the beautiful atmosphere of the Velenje promenade, you can taste the delicious gastronomic surpluses prepared by chefs from the region and the rest of Slovenia.

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Velenje Underground

A unique evening experience

Come by to enjoy some of the best gastronomic pleasures Slovenia has to offer. The dishes rooted in the coalminers’ traditions will be a feast for all senses!

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Culinary games without borders

Two-day group creative workshop

Create brand new dishes with the knowledge and ingredients your group will gather during a ramble around selected locations in Šaleška Valley

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An active and different time for two

A three-day experience in Velenje

Spice up your stay in Velenje with culinary experiences with the best views and the best chefs.

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Villa Herberstein

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.

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Hotel Paka

Hotel Paka has received numerous awards both in Slovenia and abroad. It has four stars.

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Apat Tourist Farm

The Apat family also offers comfy accommodation in a modern apartment house where you can spoil yourself with sauna or jacuzzi.

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Skubeer Brewing

With its aroma and colour, each of the beers interprets one of the local stories: 1st Hajer, for instance, refers to the strong miners in dark pits.

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Lamperček Tourist Farm

You can choose to explore the surroundings by bike. Biserčkova pot (The Pearl Road) is perfect for this type of adventure.

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Underground adventure in the Coal Mining Museum of Slovenia

Take the miners’ lift to descend deep into the underground. In a dining hall situated 160 metres below the earth’s surface, try a miners’ lunch or a unique culinary event; whilst doing so, experience the special features of Velenje coal mining.
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Accommodations

Topolšica Spa

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.

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Hotel Paka

Hotel Paka has received numerous awards both in Slovenia and abroad. It has four stars.

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Villa Herberstein

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.

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Hotel Razgoršek

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.

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Hotel Golte

We can assure you that you will feel great in one of the 52 double rooms.

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Youth hostel Velenje

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.

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Prenočišče Mraz

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.

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Camping jezero Velenje

The Jezero camping site is located at the Velenje lake, only one kilometre fro the town’s centre in the Westerly direction.

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Apat Tourist Farm

The Apat family also offers comfy accommodation in a modern apartment house where you can spoil yourself with sauna or jacuzzi.

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Tourist farm Tuševo

From the farm you can admire magnificent views of the Vinska gora, nearby fields and hamlets, whilst enjoying mouth-watering home-made dishes from home-grown produce, made according to traditional Slovenian recipes.

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