MARIBOR – POHORJE CONGRESS DESTINATION
Maribor, the second largest city in Slovenia, with its congress – business capacities is known as an eminent host for the realization of congresses, seminars and meetings. Its attractive location by the river Drava, between Pohorje’s sea of forests and wine growing hills, topped with the lively hospitality of the Štajerska inhabitants give the congress destination a special charm, and simultaneously offer abundant possibilities for relaxation, recreation, exploring and entertainment.
Let the throb of the old town core with its thriving cultural history and the rich wine tradition of the oldest vine in the world convince you that Maribor has an attractive heart and soul, where history and tradition mix with dynamism and contemporaneousness. The Old Vine, the oldest vine in the world, with the Old Vine House will enchant you along with medieval towers, castle and museum, the Plague memorial, Bishop Slomšek’s cathedral, the Jewish synagogue, the Art Gallery, theatre and one of the oldest and largest wine cellars in Europe, a ride on a traditional raft, shopping, gambling, whirligig of events and relaxation in city or mountain wellness centres. A trip up Pohorje enraptures hikers, cyclists, adrenaline seekers, skiers, as well as lovers of the tranquillity of nature. Picturesque wine roads crisscrossing over wine growing hills await lovers of wine, homemade culinary delights, ethnological heritage and exquisite panoramic viewing points.
Top-level convention centre Habakuk and other capacities places Maribor in a society of European most attractive cities for meetings. Maribor offers unforgettable experiences, let it be for an hour, a day or more. Have a colourful business or congress day in Maribor! You will love to return here – on leisure also!