2.6.2015 18:15

Presentation of Gorenjska region at Expo Milano 2015

Milano, 2 June - At Expo Milan 2015 from 1.6. till 14.6.2015 the Slovenian pavilion will held the presentation of Gorenjska region. As third in the row they will present a program prepared by the Organization of regional destinations: the visitors are invited to discover activities and adventures in Gorenjska region.

Tirglavski narodni park.

Bled
Bled island

The program promoted with the slogan "On the sunny side of life" will be enriched by video presentations of the region, informants and animators, interactive games, animation of F & B acrobatics, performance of maiden choir Do Re Mi and body painting. During the presentation the visitors will have the opportunity to try some typical dishes of Gorenjska. The presentation includes 18 municipalities of the region.

When we say in Slovenia Gorenjska, we instinctively think of Slovenian Alps. The area of Slovenian Alps is the meeting point of three major mountain massifs and the Prealps: the two thousand meter Julian Alps and the peaks of Karavanke and Kamnik-Savinja Alps. In the area the visitors can find marked hiking trails and even thematic and sightseeing tracks. Over 10,000 km of marked hiking trails, over 2000 km of thematic trails and over 8,000 km of cycling paths invite many hikers and cyclists. Hiking and biking are very important tourist product of Slovenia.

Triglav National Park
Julian Alps are an oasis of untouched and protected nature. They extend over 1.542 km2, including the 838 km2 area of Triglav National Park. The highest peak is Triglav (2864 m).

Lake Bled
Lake Bled is situated below the peaks of the Julian Alps. The icon of Slovenian tourism is popular destination, especially for foreign visitors. A special boat can take you on the island in the middle of the lake, where you can also get married.

        

More information: Sandra Stermšek, Head of Communication
T: +386 1 589 85 64, +386 51/658 714
E: sandra.stermsek@spiritslovenia.si