- Family friendly
- Maps with marked routes included
- Meals included
- Self-guided tour
Austria / Slovenia: Individual hiking tour from place to place in two countries!
Explore the Karawanks, Kamnik – Savinja Alps and Logar Valley Landscape Park
8 days / 7 nights From Southern Carinthia to Slovenia
During this hiking tour you will experience the scenic diversity of this delightful border region! From Carinthia in Austria’s sunny south you will hike over the mountain range of the Karawanks to the neighbouring Slovenia and its Logar Valley in the Kamnik Alps. Your starting point will be the small town Diex which lies at the foot of the central mountain range called Saualpe. From there you will hike pass meadows, forests and farms to the “balcony” of Carinthia which offers magnificent views of the Karawanks. At Klopeiner See you will discover an alpine landscape rich with lakes, forests and moors. You will cross the mountain pass and reach the alpine pearl – Slovenia. In the idyllic Logar Valley you will enjoy the spectacular alpine world of the Kamnik – Savinja Alps.
Usually the guests stay in the following hotels: in Diex in the 4-star Hotel Jesch with spa, in Seelach in the 4-star Hotel Marko with spa and beach, on day 5, 6 and 7 in traditional tourist eco-farms with simple but comfortable rooms.
Arrival and departure:
- You arrive by car to Diex, where you have free hotel parking. In the end you can take a taxi to Ljubljana (about 25 euros) and a train to Klagenfurt. Alternatively, you can use transfer Snovik – Diex for 65 euros per person (at least 2 persons.) You pay on the spot. Please book!
- You arrive by train to Klagenfurt and take the bus to Völkermarkt (Mon – Sat), then a taxi to Diex (approximately 35 euros). In the end you can take a taxi to Ljubljana and back.
- You fly to Klagenfurt. In the end you can take a taxi to Ljubljana and back or continue by train to Klagenfurt and back.
Difficulty: Moderate hiking. Climbs from 100 to 640 m, 840 m on the 5th day, descents from 210 to 795 m. A few short and steep ascents and descents. Slip resistant equipment is required.
|PRICE||From 735 EUR per person|
|DEPARTURE / RETURN LOCATION||Diex (Austria – Carinthia) / Logar Landscape Park (Slovenia)|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Daily. Please contact us for details.|
|RETURN TIME||Agency can provide shuttle from hotel in Eco Spa Snovik to starting point in Diex or other destination. Please contact us for details.|
|Surcharge for a single room: 80 EUR.|
|Surcharge for a single person traveling: 105 EUR.|
|Additional nights can be booked anywhere. Please let us know at the time of booking.|
Day 1: Arrival in Carinthia
Day 2: Roundtrip Diex
Day 3: To Klopeiner See
Day 4: Gracarca & Georgiberg
Day 5: Entering Slovenia
Day 6: Into the Logar Valley
Day 7: Logar Valley second tour or time to rest
Day 8: Departure