To arrange a tour, come to the Tourist Information Center - TIC at Stari trg 27 in Slovenske Konjice.
T: +386 (0)3 759 31 10
M: +386 (0)51 444 141
Slovenske Konjice is almost a fairytale town. On the one side it is surrounded by the wine-producing Zlati grič, and on the other it is embraced by Konjiška gora, from which flows a stream, called:
The stream flows almost exactly amidst the pastel-colored houses of the square, which was first mentioned in 1146. The square is reigned by the plague column of St. Florian with four saints, which together with Florian's fresco serve as a reminder of at least four medieval fires.
Take a seat in one of the town square cafés, observe the town and order Minatti's coffee. The poet Ivan Minatti, who wrote »You Must Love Someone«, was born in Slovenske Konjice.
Do not miss
Just as the stream divides the old town centre, is the Dravinja River the boundary between the old and the new part of the town. On Saturdays there is a smell of the home market, and you can rest your eyes on the iconic fountain by Franc Purg, the Fountain for two birds - a symbol of the water cycle, life, freedom and revolution.
There you can catch the most beautiful view of St. George's Church. While walking up the square and beyond, do not miss out on:
Welcome to the weekend trip, embraced by the noble stories.