Slovenia's best ambassadors are its elite athletes. This small country has an astonishing number of world class athletes, and many–including top cyclists Primož Roglič and Tadej Pogačar, who are official ambassadors of Slovenian tourism.
Slovenians love sports and engaging with the outdoors – the country is perfect for it. Whether you're interested in mountains or plains, coast or hills, Slovenia has it all. Tourists looking for a sporty holiday need look no further. And this diversity of terrain makes Slovenia the perfect spot for a cycling holiday.
In this very special episode, Dr Noah Charney had a chance to interview Tadej Pogačar. He's the reigning, two-time Tour de France champion, an Olympic bronze medalist, and still only 23 years old. He also won Tour of Slovenia last year and will fight to keep the title this year as well. In the podcast, they discuss Slovenia's gastronomy, his personal life and trainings and where to cycle when you visit Slovenia.
If you want to see the video that brings you closer to the remarkable energy of Tadej Pogačar, while he rides along the most impressive and demanding cycling routes in Slovenia and trains for Tour de France 2022, click here. There's another great video that we invite you to see: the ultimate Slovenian Quiz Challenge featuring Tadej Pogačar and Primož Roglič.
For more cycling inspiration read the article about top ten reasons for cycling holidays in Slovenia.