Slovenia is known as a stopover on the way to Croatia. Few Poles treat it as a destination country for holiday travel. And yet in Slovenia it is really worth staying longer.
Beautiful mountain landscapes, fabulous cities and clean lakes mean that whoever has met Slovenia once, will certainly want to return there. Then it is worth getting to know the offer of SAVA campsites .
Slovenia for vacation
Slovenia is one of the smallest countries of the European Union. It is inhabited by about 2 million people. However, the tourist offer of Slovenia is really impressive. We find there both the Alps and the Adriatic beaches. The country has the largest caves in Europe, deep gorges, rapid mountain rivers and numerous thermal baths .
History lovers will appreciate the Pannonian Basin with its monuments reminiscent of the Roman Empire. Its remains can be found, among others in the oldest city of Ptuj . There are also medieval castles.
Bled is one of the most beautiful places in Slovenia. Thanks to its natural beauty, it is one of the most charming holiday destinations in the Alps. It is characterized by a healing climate and thermal spring water. The peaks of Jelovice, Pokljuke, Julian Alps and Karavank protect the town from the cool northern fronts. Its characteristic feature is the landscape with the castle, lake and the island on which stands the Church of Mary Help of Christians.
For those who want to combine rest and healing properties, the Prekmurje plain, sandwiched between Austria and Hungary, is especially recommended. It covers the northeastern part of Slovenia, it is the largest plain in this country, stretching along the Mura River. The northern part of this area is fenced off by the Goricko hill, belonging to the Raab-Goricko-Őrség international nature park. The Prekmurje region is known as Slovenia's granary because it is covered with wheat and maize fields and wonderful vineyards. There are also great thermal baths .
A few kilometers from Murska Sobota there is the famous spa Moravske Toplice , which is the source of the so-called The "black" thermal water from a depth of 1,250 m. The color is provided by the valuable minerals it contains. Bathing in the spa pools of Moravske Toplice has many health properties, including improve circulation and support the locomotor system .
Ptuj is one of the most beautiful cities in Slovenia. It is situated at the foot of a hill with a castle. There are not many places that have preserved the medieval urban layout to such an extent. The city boasts the oldest wine cellar and the oldest Slovenian wines - so it is a real discovery for winemakers and gourmets. The unique potential of the area for viticulture was already appreciated by the Romans. Today, the rich wine tradition is reflected in the gastronomic offer of the city.
Lendava lies on the border with Croatia and Hungary, surrounded by vineyards and picturesque peaks . Local paraffin water perfectly helps with rheumatic conditions and ailments of the nervous system . They are very helpful in the fight against psoriasis and minimize burn scars.
Nearby is the highest observation tower in Slovenia - Vinarium , from where you can admire the view of 4 countries: Slovenia, Hungary, Austria and Croatia.
Camping with a view
If you choose one of the places described above, it is worth staying at the campsites of the SAVA chain. There are 4 different locations to choose from.
Camping on Lake Bled provides not only an amazing location, but also an excellent infrastructure. In addition to the pitches for motorhomes and caravans, the property offers something extra - glamping (luxury tents). Family houses with a modern and very aesthetic design, located on the edge of the forest, bring joy to both parents and children. Situated just above the campground, they offer great views while providing guests with complete privacy and comfort. A large panoramic window gives a feeling of spaciousness and connection with the surrounding nature.
For those who like tradition, small wooden huts have been prepared. They will be a great choice for couples who want to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The huts are made of untreated larch wood, the smell of which permeates the entire house. In front there is a garden with typical alpine plants and a wooden tub heated with firewood. There are also comfortable sun loungers.
Camping Terme 3000 is open all year round next to the thermal springs in Prekmurje . You can enjoy unlimited access to the pools filled with healing mineral water , countless sports activities and excellent cuisine. Next to it, there is a thermal park with healing black water, as well as a golf course , so relaxation can be combined with attention to health.
We can also experience glamping at the Terme Ptuj campsite. In addition to lots and mobile homes, the property offers accommodation in ... wine barrels. They have been transformed into comfortable cottages. It is a place surrounded by vineyards, so if you like oenological tourism or, more generally, gastronomic tourism, it is worth going there.
Situated in the heart of an idyllic wine landscape, Lendava boasts a wide range of cultural and historical monuments. Moreover, thermal springs, which are as high as 62 degrees Celsius, cure many diseases.
Camping Terme Lendava has 90 pitches and is open all year round. The camping offers various stay packages, including all inclusive options.
The thermal baths are the treasure of Slovenia, so when visiting this beautiful country, be sure to take advantage of the healing properties of the hot springs. The Sava chain also includes hotels . Zdravilišče Radenci, Lendava, Terme Ptuj, Bled and Trme 3000 have a very interesting offer . Choose one of the packages accompanying your stay and enjoy the spa properties of the village in the heart of the Julian Alps, in the vineyards of Štajerska or on the endless plains of Pomurje.
The campsites are scattered all over Slovenia, so you can choose both your preferred region and your accommodation option.