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Last verified: Friday, 21. February 2020 at 07:21 AM

Slovenia Travel Advisory

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Warning Level Icon Travelling Slovenia is (relatively) safe

Local Situation: 1.3 / 5

Travelling Slovenia is (relatively) safe. We detected travel advisories from 3 sources for this specific country.

Regional Situation: 1.5 / 5

Slovenia shares a land border with 4 neighbouring states. For this region of countries (including Slovenia), the Advisory Index is 1.5 (average value over all countries). All countries have some reported advisories: Italy (1.8), Croatia (1.5), Hungary with 1.5 and Austria with 1.3 (of 5).

Advice scoring history for Slovenia

Chart of the risk level over that last 200 days. This is the daily calculated travel risk for Slovenia.

Chart of the number of sources over that last 200 days. This is the daily number of advisory sources (of any rating) that have been active on that day.

Note: Changes happening on the 28th/29th of July 2019 are related to a change in the software and number of sources processed.

Rating Details (single travel warnings)

These are the individual advisories published by other countries about the destination Slovenia from a travellers perspective. The scoring of all messages combined is the foundation for the current rating 1.3 out of 5.0.

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 0 - Travel is usually safe.

This is the general advisory usually covering the country as a whole.

Advisory issued by: Canada

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Warning Level Icon Danger level: 1 - Travel is usually safe.

This is the general advisory usually covering the country as a whole.

Advisory issued by: United States

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Exercise normal precautions in Slovenia.  Read the Safety and Security section on the country information page.

Source: http://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories/slovenia-travel-advisory.html

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 1 - Travel is usually safe.

This is the general advisory usually covering the country as a whole.

Advisory issued by: Ireland

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Warning Level Icon Danger level: 2 - Travel is usually safe.

This is the general advisory usually covering the country as a whole.

Advisory issued by: Finland

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Iaktta normal försiktighet - Var uppmärksam i landsvägstrafiken.

Source: https://um.fi/resemeddelande/-/c/SI

Individual rating changes for Slovenia

This is the recent history of individual changes of travel advices that affected the total asessment of Slovenia. Most recent events first.

Changes from September 25th 2019

The total rating for Slovenia changed from 0.0 to 0.0. Here are the influencing details:

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The United States government issued a new warning for Slovenia with a rating of 1.0.

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The Irish government issued a new warning for Slovenia with a rating of 1.0.

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The Finnish government issued a new warning for Slovenia with a rating of 2.0.

About Slovenia

Slovenia with its capital Ljubljana is a country in Europe (Southern Europe), slightly smaller than New Jersey (20,273 km²). The country is located south Central Europe, Julian Alps between Austria and Croatia. The climate can be described as Mediterranean climate on the coast, continental climate with mild to hot summers and cold winters in the plateaus and valleys to the east. The landscape is a short coastal strip on the Adriatic, an alpine mountain region adjacent to Italy and Austria, mixed mountains and valleys with numerous rivers to the east. With a population of about 2.01 million citizens.

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Basic Statistics and Facts

Topic Value
Capital Ljubljana
Population about 2.01 million
Size 20.273 km²
Size comparable to slightly smaller than New Jersey
Common languages Serbo-Croatian, Slovenian
Currency Euro (short: EUR)
Common voltage (electricity) 220V - 50Hz
Used GSM Frequencies 900/1800/3G
International phone prefix +386
Internet Top Level Domain .si
Countrycode: ISO Alpha 2 SI
Countrycode: ISO Alpha 3 SVN
Countrycode: ISO Numeric 705

Environmental problems and natural hazzards

These are problems Slovenia is facing. Environmental issues refer to damages of the nature due to industry and society. Natural hazzards refer to potential dangers originating in nature.

Environmental problems

  • forest damage from urban air pollution and resulting acid rain
  • pollution of coastal waters with heavy metals and toxic chemicals
  • Sava River polluted with domestic and industrial waste

Natural hazzards

  • earthquakes
  • flooding

Top Industries and Agricultural Products

These are the main product industries and agricultural products of Slovenia. This list indicates what this country is good at producing.

Industries

  1. aluminum products
  2. automobiles
  3. chemicals
  4. electric power equipment
  5. electronics including military electronics
  6. ferrous metallurgy
  7. lead
  8. machine tools
  9. textiles
  10. trucks

Agriculture products

  1. apples
  2. cattle
  3. coffee
  4. corn
  5. hops
  6. pears
  7. poultry
  8. sheep
  9. wheat

Slovenian Imports and Exports

These are the main product categories of imports and exports to and from Slovenia.

Export products

  1. chemicals
  2. food
  3. machinery
  4. manufactured goods
  5. transport equipment

Import products

  1. chemicals
  2. food
  3. fuels
  4. lubricants
  5. machinery
  6. manufactured goods
  7. transport equipment

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the current travel advisory for Slovenia?

Slovenia is currently rated at 1,3 out of a possible 5.0. Collected from 3 official sources. Travelling Slovenia is (relatively) safe.

Is it safe to travel Slovenia in 2020?

You are good to go, enjoy your trip to Slovenia.

How many travel advisories do you know for Slovenia?

We currently evaluate 11 official sources each morning. Today, we know of active advisories from 3 individual sources for Slovenia.

What is the size of Slovenia?

Slovenia has a size of 20,273 km² or 7,827 mi² which is slightly smaller than New Jersey.

Common Frequently Asked Questions

For non-country specific questions, please check our global F.A.Q.