In the antique times before Christ Ptuj was one of the most important cross-roads. Numerous solders and traders passed through Poetovio today know as Ptuj. Poetovio had 30.000 inhabitants at its peak. The roman soldiers brought the myth of the roman god Mitra to Ptuj. Until the 15th century Ptuj was one of the most important towns. Today this is what lures numerous tourists to Ptuj, not only because of its history but also because of the image it has today. This image was shaped by numerous rich wine traders and growers. Being in touch with the romantic history of this old town is a must for everyone.
Discovering the past is very intensive and we know that it needs some contemporary balance. You can relax by swimming in one of the numerous swimming pools or let your body enjoy one of the fantastic massages in the Therme near by. For all the passionate golf players Ptuj's golf course will be a delight. Not to forget the wine lovers; by visiting Ptuj you are in the center of one of the most fabulous wine regions of Slovenia. Ptuj's wine cellar will be an unforgettable evening treat, maybe you will try one of the older wines originating from 1917. Imagine all the stories that are waiting for you behind every corner.
More about Ptuj you will find here:
Tourism information: www.ptuj-tourism.si
Wine cellar Ptuj: www.ptujska-klet.si
Terme Ptuj: www.terme-ptuj.si
Golf course Ptuj: www.golf-ptuj.com
Local information: www.ptuj-on.net
Formal information about the community: www.ptuj.si