Coronavirus (Covid-19) - Portorož - Piran

Coronavirus (Covid-19)

On this page you can find all basic information and resources on coronavirus if you are traveling to or are currently in Portorož & Piran.

The Portorož Tourist Board is closely monitoring the situation regarding the spread of Covid-19. We are in constant contact with the Slovenian Tourist Board, we follow the releases of the National Institute of Public Health (NIJZ), the Ministry of Health (MZ) and other relevant sources.

Latest information

Find the latest information on the number of confirmed coronavirus infections and the most important explanations regarding the current restrictions at the data tracking site.

Slovenia has declared the end of the epidemic as of 15 June 2021

Despite the improved epidemiological situation, however, certain measures continue to apply: Both service providers and guests from all countries are required to comply with the recovered-vaccinated-tested requirements (effective from 5 July 2021): inside catering establishments, inside tourist accommodation establishments (hotels, apartments, camps), at cultural events (effective up to and including 4 July 2021), at trade fairs, at conferences and congresses, in nightclubs and discotheques, in casinos and gaming halls.

The recovered-vaccinated-tested requirements do not apply to children up to 18 years of age who are accompanied by close family members or guardians.

The use of a mask is no longer mandatory (effective from 3 July 2021): indoors at public cultural events, at sports events and inside catering establishments. 
A distance of 1 metre must be kept outdoors. 

100% venue capacity is allowed (effective from 5 July 2021): at cultural events, at sports events (effective from 3 July 2021) and at conferences and congresses.

The Ministry of the Interior has published the most important explanations regarding the current restrictions in Slovenia.

Find the latest information about border crossing. You can also check the travel announcement application "Enter Slovenia".

Tourist Information Offices in Portorož and Piran

For any further information please contact our Tourist Information Offices in Portorož (tel.: +386 (0)5 674 22 20), Piran (tel.: +386 (0)5 673 44 40) or send us an email:

Testing locations

We would like to inform you that you can now take a Covid-19 test at the Fabjan Covid test point in Koper.

They are located on street Ljubljanska cesta 13 in Koper (behind Planet Tuš - along the motorway).

They offer:

- rapid antigen tests (free of charge on the ZZZS card)

- self-pay PCR tests (69 €)

- issuing HAGT certificates in English


They are open every day, even on Sundays and for the holidays, between 6-8 in the morning and 18-20 in the evening.

For all other questions, we are available at the telephone number 00386 51 / 299-666.

Conditions for staying in accommodation

Almost all accommodations are open. To stay in you need to check one of the following conditions:
  • a certificate of a negative SARS-CoV-2 virus test result by a PCR or HAG test not older than 48 hours after swab collection; 
  • a proof of vaccination against COVID-19, 
  • proving that the following time has passed since the vaccination:
  1. at least 7 days after the second dose of Comirnaty by Biontech/Pfizer or at least 14 days after the second dose of one of the following vaccines: COVID-19 Vaccine by Moderna, or Sputnik V by Gamaleya National Center of Epidemiology and Microbiology, or CoronaVac by Sinovac Biotech, or COVID-19 Vaccine by Sinopharm,
  2. at least 21 days after the first dose of Vaxzevria (COVID-19 Vaccine) by AstraZeneca or Covishield by Serum Institute of India/AstraZeneca,
  3. at least 14 days from the only dose of COVID-19 Vaccine Janssen by Johnson and Johnson/Janssen-Cilag;
  • proof of a positive PCR test result that is older than 10 days but not older than six months, or
  • a doctor’s certificate stating that they recovered from COVID-19 and that no more than six months have passed since the onset of symptoms.

The conditions for entering the interior of the restaurants are the same as the conditions above.

Medical help

In case you feel the symptoms of possible Covid-19 infection (coughing, fever, shortness of breath), call 112 for further instructions.

Coronavirus call centre with up-to-date information is available at the free of charge phone number 080 1404  and for calls from abroad at +386 1 478 7550 from Monday to Friday between 8.00 am and 4.00 pm. Calls will be answered by final year students of the Faculty of Medicine with the assistance of experts from various working areas.

Further information