Cross-Country Skiing Slovenia

Stretch your legs on Slovenia’s stunning cross-country ski runs.

Duration
2 - 4 h
Difficulty
Flexible
Trail Length
5 - 10 km
Elevation
50 -100 m

Highlights on Cross-Country Skiing Slovenia

  • Hit the best cross-country ski trails in Slovenia’s idyllic Alpine countryside
  • Test your skills at the most popular winter sport in Slovenia
  • Slovenia’s superbly maintained cross-country ski trails are suitable for everyone
  • Fill your lungs with fresh alpine air and get your blood pumping on the powdery trails of Slovenia’s best cross-country ski runs
  • Fully personalized experience

Description of Cross-Country Skiing

In Slovenia, skiing in all its forms is nothing short of a national pastime. When conditions are right, and they mostly are, Slovenes migrate to the mountains to take advantage of their picture-perfect Alpine wonderland. Cross-country skiing is a sport Slovenes are particularly proud of. The country has produced many world-class athletes in this discipline, including Olympic medallists, all of whom have forged their careers on the envious network of Slovenia’s beautiful ski slopes and cross-country trails.

There’s no better place to practice this incredible sport than on the most awesome cross-country ski trails Slovenia has to offer. These well-maintained runs of varying difficulty are located in the Julian Alps, where nature has provided the perfect landscape for indulging in winter sports. The cross-country trails leading from the winter hub of Kranjska Gora, past the famous ski-jumping centre at Planica, towards the Tamar Valley, are simply exquisite. Then there’s the Pokljuka Plateau. Famous for its Biathlon World Cup and exceptionally stunning surroundings, Pokljuka is the crème de la crème of cross-country skiing. The trails, which are suitable for all ages and levels of fitness, run across peaceful pastures and through mythical spruce tree forests. Ski tracks will be picked depending on the weather and snow conditions.

Like most places in Slovenia, the aforementioned cross-country ski destinations are easily accessible and can be enjoyed by anyone. Our expert guides will show you the proper techniques and lead you down the most optimal trails. Beginners will be shown all the basics needed to handle themselves on the snow, while more advanced cross-country skiers will find plenty of exciting challenges to tackle. Throw some nice weather into the mix and you’ve got yourself a truly unforgettable experience. So grab your ski poles and follow us!

What is included in Cross-Country Skiing tour?

Transfer from Bled
Rent of equipment
Professional guide
Ticket for cross-country ski track

Optional extra charge

Transfer from Ljubljana
99 € per person

What to bring on Cross-Country Skiing?

Comfortable sport clothes
Water bottle
Gloves
Headwear
Sunglasses
Sunscreen

Pickup location & time

Tour safe from Covid-19
No-risk cancellation policy with 100% money-back guarantee. 
Ollie Byrne
Oktober 2019
I recommend to everyone that wants to improve your cc skiing. The guide was a real pro and showed me some easy useful tricks on skis. The land is nice too.
Zak Allen
Oktober 2019
The surroundings of Pokljujka is beaufirul. We were visitinh for a whole week, doing different activities almost every day. The cross-country skiing trails around here are really top-notch level.
Quinn Ward
Oktober 2019
I had never tried cross country skiiing before, so I needed someone to help me out. Klemen showed me everything and I was actually skiing by myself after just few hours. And he was VERY patient :D I rarely even get a chance to see snow, so this was amazing!

Frequently Asked Questions

What should I wear for Cross-Country Skiing?

It is important that your clothes are comfortable. It is recommended that you also have something warmer with you in case of a temperature drop or cold wind. You can always leave excess clothes in the van after consulting with our guide.

What happens in the event of bad weather?

There are few alternative locations for cross-country skiing, so we have a backup in case of bad weather. But if the weather is too bad or the conditions don't allow for cross-country skiing, the activity will be postponed or cancelled, and you will be fully refunded.

How many people will be in a group?

We believe that your experience will be better in smaller groups. Therefore, there will be a maximum of 8 guests per guide.

Am I fit enough for Cross-Country Skiing Slovenia?

The activity is adjustable to your skills and fitness. It is suitable for everyone, from novice to advanced. If you are pregnant or have health issued, please consult with a guide .

Who will be our guide on Cross-Country Skiing Tour?

All our tours are guided with a professional local guides that will make sure that you will have great fun.

Is the tour kid friendly?

Children from 12 years old are welcome. Please consult with a guide beforehand. The smallest shoe size we have is 37.

What should I bring with me on Cross-Country Skiing?

Bring a bottle of water and sun protection. We will provide skis, shoes and poles.

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