Slovenia-Walking the Lakes & Mountains

7 Nights in Slovenia
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What you can expect

Unspoilt countryside

Dramatic alpine vistas, jagged limestone peaks and miles of unspoilt countryside

Lake Bled

Experience Lake Bled

Bohinj Valley

Truly beautiful mountain trails through the Bohinj Valley

Jasna Valley

Unforgettable views of the Jasna Valley

About the trip

Join us as we walk the hidden paths of the Slovenian Alps. Soaking up unforgettable views of the Jasna Valley, the fantastic Lake Bled and the beauty of the Kranjska Gora waterfalls  with dramatic alpine vistas, jagged peaks and miles of unspoiled countryside. Our route takes in parts of this fantastic country where travellers never encounter. A truly wonderful week of beauty and discovery.

Grade: Medium

What's included?

  • Return flights & transfers
  • Airport taxes & charges
  • Twin/double room for sole use
  • Welcome drink
  • Breakfast and dinner daily
  • 3 guided walks with professional mountain guide
  • Half Day excursion - Lake Bled
  • Accompanying Solos Tour Leader
  • Fully Financially Protected

Itinerary

  • Arrive in Slovenia
  • Jasna Valley
  • Lake Bled
  • Kranjska Gora Round Walk
  • Day at Leisure
  • Pokljuka
  • Day At Leisure
  • Departure Day

Extras

  • Insurance click here

What you’ll be doing

DAY 1

Arrive in Slovenia

After flying into Ljubljana we transfer to our hotel. Situated in the charming village of Bled, our hotel offers sweeping vistas over the Austrian and Italian Alps. Bled is most famous for the glacial Lake Bled.

  • Dinner Included
DAY 2

Jasna Valley

After breakfast, we transfer to the starting point of our walking tour of the Kranjska Gora area. Our warm-up walk takes us through the beautiful Jasna Valley where we will be greeted by the glorious mountain area of the Prisank and Razor Mountains! Here you can enjoy a typical hiker’s lunch (not included) in the Krinca hut before our transfer back to the hotel.

  • Breakfast and Dinner Included
DAY 3

Lake Bled

This morning we meet our local guide for our trip around the delightful Lake Bled.  We take a stroll around the lake while our guide gives us an introduction on the history of Bled Lake history, how it was formed and give you info about the gastronomy of the area and sights on spot.

Take a Pletna boat ride, specially designed boat which will take you to Bled island, the tiny, tear shaped island in the middle of Lake Bled which draws visitors from the lake and most make the 99 step climb up the Baroque stairway to the Church of the Assumption.

It’s lovely to take a gentle stroll around the island and there’s also a café and a souvenir shop for visitors.

Take a boat ride back and enjoy the coffee and famous Bled cake in Villa Presern, place which is known for best Bled cake in the area.

Back to hotel around 14:30-15:00h and free time till dinner.

 

 

  • Breakfast and Dinner Included

 

DAY 4

Kranjska Gora Round Walk

This morning our walking trail takes us past the beautiful waterfalls embedded in the Martuljek mountain range. We take a short transfer to Gozd Martuljek and from here we’ll walk uphill along a gorge and past the Lower Martuljek waterfall to the Jasenje Mountain, where cattle graze during the summer time. When we arrive, you will have the chance to buy local specialities from the ‘Pri Ingotu’ cabin while you enjoy the view of the Martuljek mountain range. The trail then continues up to the Upper Martuljek waterfall and then we descend partly along the same trail to Gozd Martuljek.

Later, we can enjoy dinner at the hotel. Overnight Bled

Breakfast and Dinner Included

 

DAY 5

Day At Leisure

Day at leisure to explore the local area or perhaps take an optional excursion to Postojna Caves with lunch included, one of the largest Caves in Europe –

Breakfast and Dinner Included

 

DAY 6

Pokljuka

After breakfast we transfer from our hotel to Pokljuka and Uskovnica Sadle.

Here we will begin our hike across mountain pastures passing rustic farmhouses to a fantastic viewing point nestled in the beautiful Bohinj Valley. In the afternoon we transfer back to our hotel where we have an opportunity to relax around Lake Bled.

Breakfast and Dinner Included

 

DAY 7

Day At Leisure

Final day at leisure and evening dinner at hotel.

  • Breakfast and Dinner Included

 

DAY 8

Departure Day

After breakfast at the hotel, we will transfer to the airport for our flight home

  • Breakfast Included

Accommodations

Hotel Savica Garni - Bled **** (or similar)

The Hotel Savica Garni is ideally situated in the centre of Bled and only 150m away from the beautiful Lake Bled. A great base for our walking tours in this area.  Facilities include restaurant, bar/lounge and reception.

Facilities Include

Facilities include restaurant, bar/lounge and reception and access to the the large swimming pool complex situated steps away at the Rikli Balance Hotel.

Room Includes

Our comfortable rooms include bathroom with shower, satellite TV, balcony, hairdryer, Wi-Fi, telephone,

Frequently Asked Questions

Average Temperatures

Month(s) Highest temperature Lowest temperature
January 7 °C -2 °C
February 8 °C -1 °C
March 13 °C 3 °C
April 18 °C 7 °C
May 23 °C 11 °C
June 26 °C 15 °C
July - August 28 °C 16 °C
September 23 °C 13 °C
October 18 °C 8 °C
November 12 °C 4 °C
December 7 °C °C

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