Slovenia – short break trekking
Slovenia – short break trekking. Reserved for Private group booking only
*Private Group Bookings Only*
The Soca valley is an area of brilliant beauty with a clear river winding through an open grass land feeding into a huge forest area that leads up to impressive mountain peaks. If outstanding beauty, pure fresh air and a plethora of areas to trek and adventure activities to undertake, then this trip as a short break is for you.
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A good level of fitness, building on prior experience to enhance your ability and keep those challenges going on a journey of progression. Enjoys using clothing and equipment that generally work well but forever prepared to learn and share experiences with others. 6-7hrs of walking each day.
Departure is usually London Heathrow, this may vary and the specific location will be provided upon booking.
All international and connecting return flights are not included in the EDGE Travel Worldwide trip price per person. If you would like EDGE Travel Worldwide to book your flights, please note there will be a £100 administration fee applied.
DAY 1 Outbound flight
Depart UK. On arrival, you will be met and transferred to your accommodation in Bovec, Slovenia. Chance to stretch the legs and explore locally before a local evening meal preparing for a full day trek the following day. (Breakfast & Lunch)
DAY 2 Full day trekking 8 to 9 hours
Early morning start. After breakfast you will be picked up and transferred to the start point of the trek. The Soča valley is a vast area ranging from beautiful flower covered meadows, to pine forests and then an impressive mountain range that rises high into the clouds; providing incredible views and breath-taking moments of outstanding natural wonder. A full day trekking (8-9hrs) with a packed lunch. After trekking all day, we travel back to the accommodation to freshen up before having a hearty local meal and relaxing. (Breakfast & Lunch)
DAY 3 Full day trekking 8 to 9 hours
The Soča Valley boasts the tallest and mightiest peaks of the Julian Alps. Marked trails lead from the valley to wild and untamed corners high in the mountains, including Triglav (2864 m), Slovenia’s highest mountain. Today, we trek higher in a different area to capture the views in all their
splendour and discover. Transport back to accommodation for final night’s stay and evening meal. (Breakfast & Lunch)
DAY 4 After breakfast depart for the airport
Today we say goodbye to Bovec and make our way through the beautiful countryside to the airport and fly back home after an incredible short break trekking experience. (Breakfast)
4 Season Sleeping Bag & liner
X2 1ltr water containers
X1 3ltr bladder with drinking tube
You will need extra money to cover the cost of drinks, souvenirs, meals (where applicable) airport taxes, etc.
Please note all illness, injuries and medication need to be disclosed to EDGE Travel Worldwide at time of booking – please seek advice from your Doctor to your suitability of participating on this trip.
Tipping is down to personal preference on this trip. There are no guidelines set by EDGE Travel Worldwide.
Local food and drink: Meals other than those included in the itinerary are paid for separately by the traveller.
These maybe available, please contact us for further details.
Clothing and equipment required for the trekking part of the trip
Personal medication (Please note all illness, injuries and medication need to be disclosed to EDGE Travel Worldwide at time of booking – please seek advice from your Doctor to your suitability of participating on this trip.)
Personal first aid kit
Torch and batteries
Snacks (to graze on during the day)
Water bottles – capacity to carry 3ltrs of water
38ltr day sack to trek with and for mountain biking
Clothing and kit for all relevant activities i.e. Trekking
Protection from the sun and cold for the head, neck, hands and face.