Kranjska Gora is located in Slovenia, on the borders of Italy and Austria. It’s a perfect destination for economy minded skiers looking for value for money and quieter slopes than in the Alps. Its season is shorter than other destinations as most of the skiing is below 2000m. Kranjska Gora is a perfect choice for beginners and families wanting to ski together.
The village of Kranjska Gora is set in the picturesque Julian Alps, its hotels are all within easy walking distance of the lifts. There are shops bars, a nightclub and casino, but it’s the friendly locals that make this ski resort special. The nearest airport is Klagenfurt 1 hour, Salzburg is 3 hours and Zagreb is 2.5 hours.
The ski range is between 810m and 1570m covering 30 km of piste that are best suited to beginners and nervous intermediate skiers. There are 15 blue runs, 5 red and 3 black. The slopes are tree-lined and mostly gentle sloping. There are 6 chair lifts and 12 drags. Queues are not an issue and the slopes are covered by good snowmaking. In addition, there is 40km of cross-country skiing trails.
Most importantly a skiing holiday here is all about great value for money.