33. Virštanj vineyards
Walk 33 – a walk through the vineyards of Virštanj, from a Walking Guide to Slovenia.
A rural ramble on quiet country roads through the Virštanj vineyards. Lovely at any time of year but during the grape harvest in autumn must be best.
Start/Finish – at the Gostišče Banovina in Virštanj
Distance – 7km/4.4miles
Height gain – approx 250m
Time – 1h48min
Grade – easy; on country roads.
Recommended map – is the 1:50 000 Celjska Kotlina map, published by GZS
Equipment – Walking shoes. See our clothing and walking equipment page for more recommendations.
Refreshments on route – the Gostišče Banovina at the start/finish of the walk.
Updates to the 2019, 5th Edition – There are no updates.
Public transport – There is only a very limited bus service to Virštanj, which is not suitable for walkers.
Nearest Towns/Villages – Rogaška Slatina has plenty of hotels, apartments and rooms but no nearby camping site. See this website for Rogaška Slatina tourist information.
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