FCO Travel Advice for - Slovenia

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  • Protests have taken place in cities across Slovenia since November 2012 and further protests are planned. See Political situation.

  • There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism.

  • Around 91,000 British nationals visit Slovenia every year. Most visits are trouble free. See Consular assistance statistics.

  • All foreign nationals visiting Slovenia must register with the police within 3 days of arrival or risk paying a fine. See Local laws and customs.

  • To drive on Slovenian motorways, you must buy and display a ‘vignette’. Vehicles must be fitted with winter equipment from 15 November to 15 March. See Road travel.

  • Seek advice on weather and safety conditions before travelling into the mountains. Off-piste skiing is highly dangerous due to the risk of avalanches. See Skiing/mountaineering.

  • You should take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before travelling. See Insurance.
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