The eastern area of the Alpine arc comes to a close in one of the most well-kept natural regions in Europe. Welcome to the Slovenian Alps, a paradise for walkers, hikers and mountaineers. If you are considering an active holiday to enjoy walking through the Alpine landscape full of romantic mountains and stunning views, this is surely the right tour for you.
|PRICE||From 675 EUR per person (with a min. of 2 persons). For details please see bellow.|
|DEPARTURE / RETURN LOCATION||Jezersko / Preddvor|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Daily arrivals are possible from May 15 to October 15|
|RECOMMENDED EQUIPMENT / WEAR||More info in FAQ.|
Prices in 2017
In EUR per person with a min. of 2 persons.
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- Additional charge for single room use: 95 EUR.
- Additional charge if only one person is travelling: 170 EUR (payable in addition to the single room surcharge).
- Additional night in Logar Valley Landscape Park in 4* hotel, per person per night, in a double room, B&B 59 EUR. Single room 115 EUR. Half board 10 EUR.
- Additional night in Preddvor in 3* hotel, per person per night, in a double room, B&B 59 EUR. Single room 65 EUR. Half board 18 EUR.
- Transfer cost according to the price list – please see section Arrival at your destination bellow.
Third adult person in the room – 10%; both on basic price.
Child, ages 0-13 (sharing a room with 1 full paying adult) – 20%
For one night less in Jezersko – 25 EUR.
Arrival at your destination:
Slovenia is easily accessible as it is well-connected with the European network of motorways, railway lines and airports. More info on Getting To and Around Slovenia
- By car:
Slovenia is easily accessible and offers a good network of roads. From the A2/E61 motorway direction Karavanke–Ljubljana take the Exit 8 Kranj Zahod (Kranj West) and follow the signs towards Jezersko. There is free parking available for the duration of your tour, but note that is not secured. From the end point to the starting point you can take a taxi, local bus or contact us to organise private transportation (see table for prices). Distances from European capitals to Ljubljana: Amsterdam: 1,240km, Venice: 260km, Munich: 460km, Vienna: 400km.
- By bus & train:
Bus: Slovenia is connected with the following bus companies Euro, Touring and Flixbus. The majority have a stopover in Ljubljana.
Train: several international trains arrive in Slovenia on a daily basis. The closest station is in Kranj. From the bus or train station you can take a taxi, the local bus (pay directly to the driver) or contact us to organise private transportation (see table for prices).
- By aeroplane:
Several airlines offer flights to Slovenia. More on To Slovenia by air
Prices for transport in one direction per person, with a min. of 2 people
|Transport from the end to the starting point||Preddvor – Jezersko||€30|
|Arrival by bus/train/aeroplane||Kranj/airport – Jezersko||€45|
|Preddvor – Kranj/airport||€20|
|Transport from/to Ljubljana||Ljubljana – Jezersko||€60|
|Preddvor – Ljubljana||€30|
There are two levels to choose from depending on your ability. The walking trails are easy and carefully selected, without any precarious parts, making them suitable even for less experienced and average walkers. The trail routes mainly go along forest paths and mountain walkways, without any really steep ascents and descents. For the more experienced hikers, it is possible to extend some of the tours, thereby increasing the difficulty level.
More info on Difficulty levels in FAQ.
- Take a walk through the most beautiful parts of the Kamnik–Savinja Alps and experience only the best:
- Protected areas of nature, such as the landscape park of the Logar Valley
- Velika Planina, the most beautiful Slovenian plateau and pasture with exceptional views
- The green glacial valley of the Jezersko municipality
- Kamnik, a charming medieval town at the foothills of the mountains
- As well as excellent homemade cuisine, family-run farmstays and hotels
- Small traditional villages, mountain lakes and rivers, pastures, plateaus and immense forests
Day 1: Arrival in Slovenia
Your holiday begins with a round tour through the two Alpine valleys of Ravenska and Makekova Kočna that will constantly treat you to their panoramic views of the rock faces of the Kamnik–Savinja Alps. You can end your tour by a romantic lake where you can enjoy a cold drink. It is possible to extend the tour to the legendary Czech Mountain Lodge.
Day 3: The Logar Valley landscape park
Many consider the Logar Valley to be one of the most beautiful Alpine valleys in Europe. The walking trail through the valley will take you through the most interesting points of the landscape park with only a slight climb at the end to reach the majestic Rinka waterfall. During your walk you will get to know the heritage and tradition of the friendly locals in this remote mountain location. It is possible to extend the tour to a mountain lodge located in the picturesque valley above the waterfall.
Day 4:Panoramic views from Mt. Strelovec
The tour will take you through the typical mountains to the grassy viewing summit of Strelovec. This is an excellent location to enjoy a picnic and have a rest. After taking in the view, you will take an enjoyable descent through the forest back down to your accommodation in the valley.
Day 5: Luče and the River Savinja
A day intended for rest and discovering the area by the River Savinja. A short but attractive journey separates you from Luče, where you will find your accommodation. The journey begins at the natural attraction of Igla, which means needle in Slovenian and is a tall, imposing solitary rock, separated from the surrounding mountain by only a narrow crack.
Day 6: Velika planina
Velika planina, thanks to its exceptional views and well-preserved shepherding heritage, is considered to be the most beautiful of the Slovenian mountain plateaus. It is most lively here in the summer when the shepherds bring in their flocks and, together with the wildflowers, typical architecture of the shepherds’ settlement and the stunning views, create a very special landscape. You will leave the plateau by cable car, continuing your trip by discovering the medieval town of Kamnik.
Route detail: ca. 55 km, first 20 km descent for -410 m, then flat terrain till Bled
Day 7: Preddvor
The day begins with a walk up to the Church of St. Jacob above the valley of the River Kokra. This church was used as fortress during the times of the Turkish invasions, but today it is a popular spot for hikers due to its fantastic views. Then comes a descent to lake Črnava, a perfect place to refresh yourself in the summer months.
Route detail: 55 km, flat terrain & descent
Day 8: Departure
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Presentation of the accommodation:
Your hosts are owners of active and renovated farm stays, hotels or glamping sites – locals who have an excellent knowledge of the traditions, local cuisine and mountains surrounding them.
We pick our accommodation carefully and with extra consideration as to whether they have good facilities for guests on a cycling and walking holidays. All of them has great or even extraordinary reviews from their guests.
|Kamnik||B&B & Pub Pod Skalo***
|Luče||Guesthouse House of Sun
House Raduha – Guesthouse and luxury tree houses
|Logar Valley Park||Lenar Tourist Farm
|Jezersko||Turist farm Šenk´s homestead
Organic Farm Makek
|Bled||Hotel Ribno and Glamping|
Hotel Central and Union****
Please note: these are sample hotels and may vary by availability.
Interested in visiting other areas before or after your tour? Contact us for details: email@example.com
Tourism video about Slovenia
Tourism video from destination Bled
Tourism video from destination Jezersko
Tourism video from Logar Lanscape Park
Tourism video from Preddvor
Perpetuum Jazzile, a renowned music group from Slovenia, shooting on the beautiful Velika Planina, destination Kamnik
Tourism video Ljubljana