Solkan is located in the lower part of the Soča river valley near the town of Gorica/Gorizia. Highways, railways and International airports are located nearby, in a radius of 30 km. Canoe center as the main venue place in Solkan is located 2 km from the City centre of Nova Gorica.


Teams should provide their own transport of participants and equipment. The organiser offers logistic support to all the teams upon demand. Upon request the organiser arranges the transportation of equipment and accreditated participants.

Location of airports, rail network and roads to the venue/city

Nova Gorica has a railway station connected with Ljubljana and Venice as well. The nearest airports are:

Ronchi – Trieste airport: 30 km

Ljubljana – Jože Pučnik airport: 100 km

Venice Treviso airport: 110 km

Venice Marco Polo airport: 115 km

Arriving by car

The majority of drivers enter Slovenia by motorway. To drive on motorways in Slovenia you must have a vignette or you can face heavy fines.

More information on vignette: