Sports activities

Events in Celje

Visit the knights fighting with swords and court ladies knowing all the medieval games to help you pass the time.

Each year Summer in Celje brings vivaciousness to raise the pulse of the city centre and the Old Castle of Celje.

Celje Carnival opens a colourful year of events in the City of the Counts by making its streets full of events and fun for a...

Days of Comedy are today the trademark of the City of the Counts.

Fairy-tale Celje brings light to the city, where fairy-tales and dwarves awaken from a year’s sleep, and photo corners light...

International Craft and Entrepreneurship Fair (MOS) takes place on the country’s largest fairground. With its 60-year tradit...

Explore Celje

Celje has always been considered a place of sports. Today, it is home to more than 60 sports clubs and societies training in more than 50 disciplines. Celje-based handball players, judoists, athletes and football players are famous in Europe and across the globe. Any afternoon or weekend, you’ll meet sports-eager locals riding bikes or climbing the hills. As already practiced by their ancient ancestors and, later by the feisty Counts of Celje, excellent hunters and horse riders in their spare time, the citizens of Celje tend to cultivate a healthy spirit in a healthy body.

Cycling

Celje, surrounded by well-maintained trails and hills, is an excellent destination for leisure and experienced cyclists alike. Not only beautiful v...

Hiking

There is more to hiking than just leisure or sports. It is a mixture of being active in the fresh air, beautiful views and unspoiled nature, but al...

Water Sports

For the city of Celje, the oasis is Lake Šmartinsko jezero where you can choose between leisure and a wide range of water sports activities. On hot...

Fishing

The waters in Celje are full of life. Not only because of the rapids of the Savinja River, but also because of the underwater life. Test your fishi...

Horse riding

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced rider, the Celje Equestrian Centre provides for all levels of experience and knowledge. Just five minu...

Skiing

In winter, skiers are winding down six ski runs on one of the best maintained small ski slopes in Slovenia at Celjska koča, the city’s highest hous...

Adrenaline experiences

Among the treetops of Celjska koča, the world of adrenaline awaits fearless visitors who like heights, playfulness and a pounding heartbeat. Welcom...

Sports climbing

You can practice the control over your body at the Celje Climbing Centre. Sports climbing is becoming more popular in Slovenia, partly due to the g...