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What is the climate in Slovenia like?

Due to its geographical position Slovenia has quite a varied seasonal climate, with warm summers and cold winters. The mountainous regions have an Alpine climate, the Mediterranean Sea influences the climate in the littoral and coastal regions while the lowlands in the eastern part of the country have a continental climate.

What currency is in use in Slovenia? What credit cards are accepted?

Since 2007 Slovenia uses the Euro. As a rule of thumb, it is better to exchange currency in Slovenia than in the UK or US. You do not need any EUR upon arrival to the airport, a cashpoint is located immediately after exiting the terminal. MasterCard, Visa and Maestro are widely accepted, American Express a little less so.

What is the population of Slovenia? Is English widely spoken?

Population of Slovenia is 2 million; the vast majority of population is Roman Catholic and English is widely spoken.

What precisely is included in your offer?

This is not a packaged holiday so flight or travel to and from Slovenia, as well as transport in Slovenia is not included so you have the freedom to do what you want when you want it. We will be happy to help with making rental car reservations, organisation of transport and coordination of car sharing should this interest you. All experiences include accommodation and meals, all of which will be detailed out in your itinerary.

I would like to make a booking, how do I proceed?

The easiest way for making a booking is to contact us using the contact form or Booking enquiry. Alternatively you can call us at +44 7733 756 031 or send us an email to info@genuineslovenia.com. We will then contact you to clarify any questions that you may have and provide all the information required to proceed with your booking.

How demanding is trekking and hiking in Slovenia? I am not sure if I will be up to it.

Don’t worry, we will make sure that you will be fine. All walks will be tailored to preferences of the individual or group. Health and safety come first.

I would like to go cycling while staying with you. Can you help out with renting cycling equipment?

Yes, we can assist with various sport equipment rental, let us know and we will provide you with details.

I am interested in your holiday experiences but would like to visit a certain place in Slovenia which is not in the itinerary? Is this possible?

Of course, we adapt your week with us to your preferences. One of the up sides of having your own transport arrangement means you are free to join us on an excursion or skip it altogether. Let us know and we’ll make sure your itinerary is tailored according to your wishes.

Is it possible to make payment in instalments?

Yes, we can arrange for you to make payments in multiple instalments. The entire balance however will need to be paid by 30 days before your chosen holiday experience starts.

Can I pay in other currencies than GBP?

Yes, we also accept payments in EUR and USD, just let us know before we provide you with your payment details.