Language in Slovenia

The official language is Slovenian, however most Slovenes also speak either English, German or Italian. You will have no problem in being understood but a few words in Slovenian is always appreciated and it will enrich your Lake Bled holidays experience. The Slovenian people are very friendly and welcoming and you will find this right across Slovenia, not just in the tourist areas.

Dobra jutro – good morning - pronounced 'doh-broh you-troh'

Dober dan – good day/afternoon (used from mid morning) - pronounced 'doh-burr dhan'

Please – prosim - pronounced 'pro-seem'

Thank you – hvala - pronounced 'hva-la'

Yes - da - pronounced 'da'

No - ne - pronounced 'ne'