Slovenia Walking

17. A walk along the Kolovrat ridge

Walk 17 – a walk along the Kolovrat ridge to Kuk, from a Walking Guide to Slovenia.

View along the Kolovrat ridge
Italian Third Line of Defence trench on Na Gradu on the Kolovrat Ridge.

An easy walk along the Kolovrat ridge along the Italian border with lovely mountain views and remains of the Izonzo front from World War One.

WWi bunker
Italian Third Line of Defence bunker on Na Gradu on the Kolovrat Ridge

Start/Finish – Kolovrat Information Boards near  Na Gradu

Distance – 7.9km/4.9mile

Height gain – approx 250m

Time – 2h30min

Grade – easy, on good paths.

Recommended map – the Julijske Alpe zahodni del (western) map published by PZS.

Equipment – Walking shoes, walking sticks. See our clothing and walking equipment page for more recommendations.

Refreshments on route – None.

Updates to the 2019, 5th EditionThere are no updates.

Public transport – None

The nearest railway station is at Most na Soči, 22km away.

Nearest Town/VillageKobarid has hotels, apartments, guesthouses and rooms plus two camping sites within walking distance of the town centre. It also has all the necessary food shops, plus cafes and restaurants.

Bovec, to the north, has more accommodation.

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