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Where in the world: Europe  /  Slovenia  /  Upper Carniola Region  /  Kamnik

Top 15 things to do in Kamnik

1. Little Castle

This little castle once formed part of a larger structure from medieval times. The Romanesque chapel there remains one of the country's major medieval landmarks, also one of the oldest of its kind in Europe.
Suggested duration: 1h 30 min
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3. Škofja Loka Castle, Škofja Loka

Dating back to the 13th century, Škofja Loka Castle was largely destroyed by an earthquake in the 1500s. Today, the building provides a home to one of Slovenia's finest museums, with cultural, artistic, historical, archaeological, and ethnological collections. Visitors also have a chance to explore a preserved farmhouse in the castle garden, dating back from the 16th century.
Suggested duration: 1h 30 min
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4. Velika Planina Mountain Plateau, Škofja Loka and Kamnik Tour from Ljubljana

FROM $109
This tour allows you to get to know the truly rich cultural and natural Slovenian heritage. Our guides are best acquainted with the destination and with tips and other assistance they help you discover 3 well-known Slovenian's tourist attactions in just one day!
Suggested duration: 8h
Tours from $109 › More about this tour at viator.com ›
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5. Velika Planina, Stahovica

Magic for hikers in all seasons, Velika Planina is at its liveliest during the warm months. If you go there in the summer, you'll see cattle taking advantage of the fresh grasses and perhaps have a chance to taste some fresh dairy delicacies by local farmers. Prepare for windy conditions at the summit.
Suggested duration: 1 hour
Tours from $109 › Learn more about Velika Planina

6. St Primoz Church

Suggested duration: 2h 30 min
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7. Celje Castle, Celje

A mighty walled castle towering over the city, Celje Castle is sure to leave you speechless. Its appearance dates back to the Counts of Celje, the most renowned and notable noble dynasty from the area in present-day Slovenia. During the summer, a live history program takes place there and offers an immersive experience as the visitors can take part in sword fights with knights, shoot with bows, and flirt with princesses. On the last Saturday in August, the the castle becomes a venue for a traditional medieval festival.
Suggested duration: 1h 30 min
Tours from $163 › Learn more about Celje Castle

8. E-bike holidays: Trans Slovenia e-bike tour

FROM $2,142
Trans Slovenia e-bike tour shows remarkable diversity seen through the eyes of a seven-day cycling trip. Slovenia offers an experience of views on the peaks of the Kamnik-Savinja and the Julian Alps; exploring the magic of the glacial lakes; the outstanding variance of the hills surrounding the capital Ljubljana; and discovering the authenticity of the Karst region that impresses with its natural and culinary diversity. The bicycle story with a fusion of natural and cultural features is wrapped up with culinary experiences that give each province its appeal.
Tours from $2,142 › More about this tour at viator.com ›

9. Kamniška Bistrica Valley

Suggested duration: 1h 30 min
Tours from $165 › Learn more about Kamniška Bistrica Valley

11. Spas, Podčetrtek

Suggested duration: 2h 30 min
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12. Ljubljana Tourist Card

FROM $52
Ljubljana, its tourism offer and all kind of events can be explored very easily: The LJUBLJANA CARD offers visitors to Ljubljana numerous privileges, from free tickets to large number of museums and galleries, free travel on city buses, free tickets for sightseeing tours and many other privileges. The card, which is valid for 24, 48 or 72 hours from the time of purchase, is priced at 31, 39 and 45 €, with the special children’s rates of 18, 23 and 27 €. A network of many establishments, which offer tourist or tourism-related services and products, grants its privileges.
Suggested duration: 24h - 72h
Tours from $52 › More about this tour at viator.com ›

13. Natural Health Resort

Suggested duration: 1h 30 min
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14. Volčji Potok Arboretum, Radomlje

Opened to the public in the 1950s, Volčji Potok Arboretum once formed part of a family estate, eventually declared a place of natural and cultural heritage. Probably the most visited of all botanical gardens in the country, the place remains best known for its spring flower shows. Visitors come for the collection of woody plants from North America, Asia, and Europe.
Suggested duration: 1h 30 min
Tours from $52 › Learn more about Volčji Potok Arboretum

15. Ljubljana countryside Cycling Tour

FROM $165
This cycling tour takes you from the historical town of Kamnik to the source of the river Kamniška Bistrica. Pure water spring surrounded with pure mountain air and a lot of trees gives you a feeling of pleasure and cools you in the midst of the hot summer when temperatures can raise up to 40°C.
Suggested duration: 6h - 8h
Tours from $165 › More about this tour at viator.com ›