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City break in Maribor. Active leisure ideas for Maribor - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Slovenia-00374B - Pioneer Library In Maribor, there are not so many noise entertainment venues. The city will impress those travelers who like hiking tours and cannot imagine their vacation without visiting interesting shops. There are really perfect conditions for outdoor recreation. Here, one of the most picturesque places is the park of Three Ponds. It is located on a river bank and is often called the “Green Heart of Maribor”. There are a lot of age-old trees, under which comfortable benches are installed. This glorious park is perfect for hiking and cycle tours, moreover, there are several excellent picnic areas in its territory.
The most upscale and most prestigious hotel in Maribor is Habakuk-Wellness. It is located in the picturesque submontane district of Pohorje and has a fascinating territory. The hotel is … Open
Active tourists will be delighted with strolls along the Pyramid Hill with the slopes covered with vineyards. On the hilltop, there is an amazing viewing platform and an old chapel having a magnificent panoramic view of the city and its neighborhood. In Maribor, there is also an interesting terrarium, Akvarij in terarij, that will definitely surprise all members of the family. Some part of this center is occupied by an aquarium. Every day, educational excursions and themed events are organized for visitors.
One of the most popular recreation areas in the city is Europark Maribor, a shopping and entertainment center. Everyone can find here the most suitable leisure facility. Representatives of the gentle sex can have a pleasant walk in shopping galleries. Gourmets will be definitely delighted with restaurants and cafes of the mall. For visitors with children, several comfortable sitting areas are equipped. Copyright
Maribor is one of the biggest cities in Slovenia and the most important cultural center of the country that has long attracted tourists’ attention. The castle called Marchburg was … Open
Local wineries are very popular with connoisseurs of exquisite drinks. You can visit them with an excursion group, as well as alone. One of the most famous and popular wineries is Stara Trta that includes a fantastic cellar and a tasting room. Exactly in the territory of this winery, there is one of the main attractions of Maribor, the Old Vine. After tasting exquisite drinks all visitors can buy wines they like in the local shop. Walks along the city streets may also turn into an unforgettable adventure. At each step, you can find here interesting gift stores, workshops, old national restaurants and cafes. For example, the street cafe called Sladolednica Lastovka where you can taste the best ice-cream in the city is especially popular with tourists.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Maribor and surroundings

Recommended places for active recreation and leisure in Maribor

Patricks J&b Pub
Where: Poštna Ulica 10, Maribor;
Niagara Falls
Where: Ulica Talcev 24, Maribor;
Cantante Café
Where: Vetrinjska ulica 5 and Koroška 62, Maribor;
Toto Café/Bar
Where: Slomškov Trg 13, Maribor;
La Corrida
Where: Vinarje 18, Maribor;
Slovensko Narodno Gledališče
Where: Slovenska 27, Slomškov Trg, Maribor;
KGB (Kulturno Glasbeni Brlog)
Where: Vojašniški trg 5, Maribor;
Bongos Latin Club
Where: Mesarski prehod 3, Maribor;
Satchmo Jazz Club
Where: Strossmayerjeva 6, Maribor;
Štuk (Študentski Prireditveni Center)
Where: Gosposvetska 83, Maribor;
Reference information
Map of all parks
National and city parks around Maribor
♥   Landscape Park 'Krajinski park Mariborsko jezero' , 5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Landscape Park 'Krajinski park Jareninski dol' , 7.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Landscape Park 'Krajinski park Drava' , 10.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Landscape Park 'Krajinski park Žabljek' , 23.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Landscape Park 'Krajinski park Negova in Negovsko jezero' , 24 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Maribor
♥   Amusement park 'Freizeitzentrum Stubenberg' Stubenberg, 77.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Wild und Erlebnispark' Mautern in Steiermark, 112.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Märchenpark Neusiedlersee' St. Margarethen, 158 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Maribor
♥   Water park 'H20 Hotel-Therme' , 74.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Sonnentherme Lutzmannsburg' , 126.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Sites around Maribor from our surveys on extreme Earth places

River Mur Observation Tower

From the series “Elegant Architectural Structures for Fans of Skywalks”
Generally, tourists visit the unique tower during guided tours, which are carried out through the nature reserve. Mur River shores are very picturesque and are worth of long pedestrian walks. The unique tower fits perfectly into the surrounding landscape. It rises above the canopy of trees and opens to visitors wonderful views of the river and vast forests. … Read further

Aiola Island

From the series “The Most Unusual and Strange Bridges on Earth”
Apart from the great functional importance, the bridge Aiola Island has a huge cultural value. The restaurant on its island is used for ceremonial banquets. Particularly popular is this unusual resort with the newlyweds. Many travelers and locals strive to walk on the romantic pedestrian bridge in the evening when lit with the beautiful illumination. It must be noted that the bridge was opened on Mur River on the occasion of an important event for the city. In 2003, Graz was declared the cultural capital of Europe. … Read further
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Guide to your best city break in Maribor - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Maribor - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Maribor?' disappears immediately. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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