Slovenia Walking

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Slovenia-walking blog. Updates and information about us and the website.

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Sarah and David
Sarah and David

To help fund the Slovenia-Walking website we use advertising from Google and Amazon.  It would be greatly appreciated if you would purchase your travel books and maps (or any other items for that matter) at Amazon via our Bookshop or other Amazon links on the site.

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Waterfalls in Slovenia – our 10 favourites

Here is a list of our 10 favourite waterfalls in Slovenia (in no particular order).

  • Slap Savica, Bohinj
    Slap Savica

    1. Slap Savica – 78m fall.

    This magnificent waterfall is fed by underground channels that lead from the Triglav Seven Lakes Valley. Slap Savica is the source of the Sava Bohinjka.

    Access: A 20 minute walk from the car park by Koča pri

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A 12 Day Walking Tour in the Julian Alps of Slovenia

Triglav, Slovenia's highest mountain
Triglav, Slovenia’s highest mountain

In the autumn of 2009 David and I completed one of the most exciting and exhilarating walking trips we have ever done, a grand walking tour in the Julian Alps. Since our first visit to Slovenia in 2001 we had always dreamed of climbing Triglav and incorporating this challenge into a circular walk and sleeping in   … Read the rest

A drive over the Vršič Pass, or Russian Road

The Vršič Pass, which rises to a height of 1611 metres, is the highest pass in Slovenia. It connects, in the north, the Sava Dolinka Valley in

Vršič Pass - mountain view
Vršič Pass – mountain view

Gorenjska to the the Soča Valley in Primorska, in the south. The road, impassable in the winter months, is an exhilarating and spectacular drive, climbing and descending 49   … Read the rest