Laško lies almost in the heart of Slovenia and was first mentioned many centuries ago. It is surrounded by picturesque Posavsko hribovje hills. The Laško area however includes genuine and special places such as Rimske Toplice, Jurklošter, Zidani Most and others. Laško is well known for its brewing industry as it is home to the largest brewery in Slovenia, whose brewing tradition dates back to 1825. The discovery of thermal water springs, whose healing properties were well known to the ancient Romans, has an even longer history. Backed with a wealth of experience, the tradition is carried on today through the modern wellness and spa offers of the Thermana Laško and Rimske terme health resorts.
The unspoilt and varied landscape of the Laško area is the ideal starting point for trips and leisure time activities in the heart of nature. There are plenty of hiking trails and trails, suitable for cycling, passing by various interesting sightsYou can discover the rich cultural heritage from different periods in history and the mysterious lives of the Carthusian monks. The local sacred heritage with its centuries-old history is of a great importance, as well. The colourful countryside boasts agritourism and exhibition farms offering delicious homemade food and art and craft products. It is certainly worth taking a trip to Laško beekeepers and having a guided tour in the Laško Brewery including a beer tasting.
Moreover, you can get to know the Laško beer brewing industry from a new, different, entertaining and active aspect. A real adventure is a motivation programme where you will take on some tasks and discover the secrets of beer brewing.
For more information visit www.stik-lasko.si.