Maribor is the administrative, economic, educational, health, cultural, sports and tourist center of the North-Eastern part of Slovenia. It lies on the banks of the Drava river at the foot of Pohorje, and is the second largest Slovenian city with almost one hundred thousand inhabitants. It has a moderate climate with average higher summer temperatures around 26oC (in July and August) and average lower winter temperatures around -3oC (in January). The average annual rainfall is 1050 mm, while there are 266 sunny days on average.
The majority of the population is of Slovene nationality and Roman Catholic religions, but there are also members of other nations and religions who also have their own cultural and religious organizations living in Maribor. Here you can also find specialized shops offering products from individual regions of the world as well as a culinary offer of various world cuisines. The trend of a healthy and active way of life and nutrition is also growing. Maribor also boasts with many green areas, high-quality air and drinking water, as well as the immediate vicinity of the primal natural forests.
Statistical region: Podravska regija (Podravje region) (when searching for an apartment in Maribor online, select this region)
Altitude: 274 m
Climate: on average, Maribor has 266 sunny days, the average annual air temperature is 9℃. In the recent years, winters have been milder with some very cold weeks, springs are early, summers are hot and dry, and autumns are warm. The climate in Maribor is very pleasant, which results in the centuries-long wine-growing tradition of this city.
Drinking water supply: Maribor has high-quality “tap water” which everybody drinks with pleasure, so it is not necessary to buy bottled water.
Avtobusna postaja Maribor (Bus Station Maribor)
Mlinska ulica 1, 2000 Maribor
- Mestni potniški promet - Marprom (city passengers transport, bus service)
T: 059 180 482
Monday-Friday: 6.00 – 22.00
Saturday and Sunday : 8:00 - 20:00
- Primestni in regionalni potniški promet - Arriva Štajerska (suburban and regional passengers transport, bus service)
T: 090 74 11
Monday-Friday: 6.00 – 16.00
Saturday, Sunday and Holiday: closed!
Železniška postaja (Railway station)
Partizanska cesta 50, 2000 Maribor
Prodajno informacijski center Maribor (Tickets and information center Maribor):
Monday-Friday: 5.00 – 20.30
Saturday, Sunday and Holiday: 6:00 - 20:30
Prevozi od doma do letališča - GoOpti (Transportation from your home to the airport)
Information and reservation:
T: 01 320 45 30
Aerodrom Maribor - Letališče Edvarda Rusijana Maribor (Maribor Airport)
Letališka cesta 10, 2312 Orehova vas
T: 02 629 11 75
Letališče Graz (Avstrija) - Flughafen Graz (Graz Airport, Austria)
T: +43 (316) 2902 172
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