The Podravska region is located in northeast side of Slovenia, around the beautiful river Drava. Beautiful hilly vineyards, relaxing spas and traditional festival are what you can expect to find out.
Maribor is the second largest town of Slovenia. The proximity to the river Drava makes the surrounding area suitable for wine-growing and the perfect location for the Stara trta, World’s oldest vine.
The oldest town of Slovenia is Ptuj and the home of the Kurenti. One of the most traditional Slovenian festival, the Kurentovanje, is held in Ptuj and it attracts many visitors around the World.
Other interesting points of interest in the Podravska region are Mariborsko Pohorje, Haloze Hills, Ptujska Gora…
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Visit other regions: Gorenjska Region, Goriška Region, Coast-Karst Region, Central Region, Notranjska-Karst Region, Savinjska Region.