Running in Slovenia

Why trail run in Slovenia

Slovenia boasts a diverse range of landscapes, from the Julian Alps to the Mediterranean coast, making it a perfect destination for trail running. The country also has a rich cultural history and stunning scenery, making for a unique and memorable trail running experience.

When to trail run in Slovenia

Slovenia has a continental climate, with the best trail running conditions in the summer and fall months, specifically June to September.

Popular trail running cities in Slovenia

Some popular trail running cities in Slovenia include Triglav National Park, the Kamnik-Savinja Alps, and the Soca Valley.

Run travel in Slovenia

Run adventures in Slovenia

Rogue Expeditions – Run Alpe-Adria – Get a taste of both Slovenia and Croatia (and a touch of Italy) as this 9-day running tour takes you from the Adriatic sea to the Julian Alps and with plenty of caves, castles, chalets, and villages in between.

Runcation – Guided South Tyrolean Dolomites + Slovenia Trail Running Vacation – This week-long running Slovenia running adventure plays all the hits. From the Alps of Slovenia, and the Dolomites of Italy to castles, alpine lakes, and spa hotels, you’ll get the adventure with the leisure while soaking in the unmatched mountain vistas.

Slovenia run travel in 2023

See what run adventures are scheduled for 2023 in Slovenia.

Bucket list trail races in Slovenia

Some must-do trail races in Slovenia include the Julian Alps Ultra Trail, the Kamnik-Savinja Alps Ultra Trail, and the Soca Trail.

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