Radovljica on the terraces of the Sava river

Radovljica

Radovljica is the sweetest Slovenian town, also known as the town with the most sun in Gorenjska.

Linhart Square and Radovljica Manor
Linhart Square
Radovljica is known as the town with the most sun in Gorenjska
Čebelica house

The charming and quaint town of Radovljica lies on a terrace of the Sava river, just a few kilometres from world-renowned Bled. The heart and soul of the town is Linhart Square, which is one of the most beautiful old town centres in Slovenia.

 

There are several museums in the square as well as excellent restaurants and a selection of accommodation. Next to the old town centre there is a small well-kept park, which is the remains of the former baroque park. Along the main road through Radovljica towards the swimming pool there are a series of secession villas, among them the Radovljica municipal building with its colourful bee-themed decoration above the entrance. Due to this decor, it is known as 'Čebelica' (the little bee).

 

Radovljica's sports infrastructure and excellent position along transport corridors and close to rivers and mountains offers unlimited possibilites for recreation year-round.

 

Throughout the year a series of interesting events, performances and shows take place. The most notable and widely known is the Chocolate Festival, which takes place every year in April. For over a decade lovers of old music have been enjoying the summer Radovljica Festival.

 

Radovljica is the administrative and educational centre of the Municipality of Radovljica. The town's most important citizens are the late Anton Tomaž Linhart, histiographer and playwright, and the late Ivan Vurnik, architect. In the old town centre there are monuments to the Radovljica-born benefactress Josipina Hočevar and the art historian Cene Avguštin.

 

 

 

 

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A mobile app for discovering the town.

Set off on an experience through the town of Radovljica. You will be 'joined' by Anton Tomaž Linhart, whilst along the way you will encounter fun tasks and virtual surprises.

Guided tours of the old town centre
Experience Radovljica with a local guide

Explore one of Slovenia's most beautiful town centres in the company of a local guide.

One of the most beautiful town centres in Slovenia

The heart and soul of Radovljica is Linhart Square which inspires with the variety and authenticity of its preserved architecture.

Radovljica Manor
The 'King' of Linhart Square

The architectural style of the manor in Radovljica old town is 18th century in character, whilst its interior is home to museums, music and events.

The largest exhibition of painted beehive panels
The tradition of Slovenian beekeeping

Take off into the world of the Carniolan grey bee, learn about the history of beekeeping in Slovenia, and admire the diverse painted beehive panels.

 

Coming Soon

 

Šivec House Art Gallery, untill 13th April

An exhibition of paintings by the renowned Slovenian artist Klavdij Tutta.

01.06.2019 12:00
A festival of craft beer, food, music and socialising.

An entirely new festival is coming to Radovljica. The Craft Beer Festival will feature Slovenian craft beer brewers and will take place in the town park in close proximity to the old town centre.

04.07.2019 20:00
Every Thursday in July, Linhartov trg, Radovljicca

Summer evenings are perfect for concerts and local street food.

 

News & Blog

 

10.03.2019 10:28
5 reasons that will make you choose Radovljica

Written by Adele in Slovenia, March 2019

 

When I first came to Slovenia on holiday in 2006, I cycled alongside the Sava river from Bled to Radovljica and as soon as I rode into the beautiful old town centre, it was love at first sight!

21.03.2019 13:36
Radovljica image brochure

A new brochure has been published by the Radovljica Public Institute for Tourism and Culture to promote Radovljica and its surroundings.

With reference chart!

Written by Rebecca Svetina, March 2019

 

Where do these kids get their energy?! When your kids need to burn off some steam, but you need a bench or coffee, check out one of these public playgrounds in and around Radovljica and Bled. Each has its own perks.

16.04.2019 08:55
After the festival

The 8th Radovljica Chocolate Festival took place last weekend. Despite the less-than promising weather forecast, the biggest chocolate event in Slovenia, with its diverse array of chocolate and entertainment, attracted huge numbers of visitors.

Naziv vsebine

16.04.2019 08:55
21.03.2019 13:36
10.01.2019 08:27
The dates for this year's biggest events are now available
08.01.2019 13:02
A new attraction in Radovljica's old town centre
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