Encuentros centre

Portorož and neighboring Piran are picturesque coastal towns within 90 minutes from Ljubljana Airport (LJU) and 2h from Venice Airport (VCE). Transport from these airports can be arrange with GoOpti, winner of the Slovenian National Tourism Innovation Award.

The Encuentros conference will be held at the University of Primorska, Faculty of Tourism Studies – Turistica, Encuentros centre in Portorož, a coastal tourist resort with over a centrury of tradition.

Stavba Turistica

Getting to Portorož – AIRPORTS

Ljubljana (Jože Pučnik airport) – distance to Portorož: 140km
Trieste (Ronchi dei Legionari) – distance to Portorož: 100km
Venice (Marco Polo or Treviso) – distance to Portorož: 200km

Getting to Portorož – AIRPORT SHUTTLE

Our partner GoOpti, winner of the Sejalec National Tourism Innovation Award in 2012, will pick you up and drop you off at any desired location (even Vienna, Munich and Milano) by using this form.


The official provider for accommodation is Hotel Marko at the promenade and with view of the Adriatic Sea just 10 walking minutes from the venue. The hotel also provides free WiFi. Conference rates for room and breakfast are EUR 57 for a single room and EUR 76 for a double room (plus EUR 1.27 tourist tax per day per guest). This rate is available until 1st March 2017. To secure a conference rate please email the hotel directly at [info at] and mention “AIRTH ENCUENTROS 2017”. Guests can request an invoice ahead of time from the hotel and pay via bank transfer or pay at the hotel directly (cash or credit card). In total are 25 rooms available at this rate.