The Slovenian part of the route of is a short one and crosses a small area in the northeastern part of the country, between the border crossing with Hungary to the north and with Croatia to the south. Although the shared border is only 107 km long the route passes through a geographically, linguistically, culturally and ethnically defined region known as Prekmurje. The most significant settlement along this border region is Lendava, which is located close to the border crossing with Hungary at Dolga Vas-Rédics. The town is the centre of the Hungarian minority in Slovenia and is known for its castle, thermal spa and impressive new theatre.

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EuroVelo Slovenija

EuroVelo Slovenija is a project of Zavod EuroVelo, the national coordination center, which aims to develop EuroVelo routes throughout Slovenia. The main activities of Zavod EuroVelo, along with coordination of EuroVelo route development, are the promotion of the EuroVelo project in Slovenia and providing information about routes, tourism, cyclist-friendly sites, points of interest, etc.