Cross-Country Skiing Area Planica Nordic Center in the Gorenjska region: Position on map

Cross-Country Skiing Planica Nordic Center

Kranjska Gora, Rateče, Tamar

Planica Nordic Center
Trail Map Planica Nordic Center

Usage fees

2 hours €9
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Current Offer

  • Accommodation as booked
  • Board as booked
  • 2 days, 3 days, 4 days, 6 days or 9 days lift pass Kranjska Gora (value of lift pass up to 237 ,-) Exceptions see booking process
  • Use of indoor pool (as per description)
  • Bath slippers (to rent)
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last update on Jan 14, 2021
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Cross-Country Facts

Elevation2625 ft - 3609 ft
Skating 26.1 miles
Classic 26.1 miles
Lighted trails 0.93 miles
Number of Trails 9

Cross-Country Trails

Overall 26 miles

The Cross-Country Area

At Planica Nordic Center, cross-country skiers find 7km/4.3mi of challenging tracks. Further trails go between Kranjska Gora, Rateče and Tamar, which makes up to 40km/24,9mi available.

You can even go cross-country skiing here during the summer. The underground ski tunnel features another 800m/875yd of tracks. The tunnel stretches over three storeys, and is cooled down to -2°C. As needed, natural or artificial snow is used to groom the indoor trail. The ski tunnel is open daily from 9 am to 5 pm, on the weekends to 6 pm.

Planica is also World Cup venue for ski jumping and cross-country skiing.

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Interesting facts

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  • Offering 26.04 miles cross-country trails, Planica Nordic Center is among the 3 largest Cross-Country Skiing Areas in Slovenia.
  • The high point of the cross-Country skiing area is located at an elevation of 3609 ft.
  • Snow coverage is usually best during February, offering an average snow depth of 25 " at summit elevation and 5 " at the base.


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Getting Here

Planica is located at the trijunction of Slovenia, Italy and Austria, 25km/15.5mi from Villach. The ski resort Kranjska Gora is also located in close proximity.


Planica Nordic Center
Rateče 167
Rateče Planica
+386 (0)31 689 806
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