Slovenia Walking

8. A walk from Kranjska Gora to the Martuljkovi Waterfalls, Slovenia

8. A walk from Kranjska Gora to the Martuljkovi Waterfalls, Slovenia

Walk 8 – from Kranjska Gora to the Martuljkovi Waterfalls, from a Walking Guide of Slovenia.

Lying at the base of Špik group of the Julian Alps the Martuljkov Waterfalls are well hidden, the secrets of the lower (spodnji)  falls only accessible through a narrow gorge.  The higher (zgornji) falls require a little more effort to view and are some 250m higher up – we give directions to these falls also.

Start/Finish – Kranjska Gora

Distance – 11.8km/7.3miles

Height gain – less than 100m

Spodnji Slap Martuljek
Spodnji Slap Martuljek

Time – 2h45min

Grade – easy, mainly on good paths and tracks.

Recommended map(s) – are either the 1:50 000 Triglavski Narodni Park map or the Julijske Alpe vzhodni del (eastern) map published by PZS, who also publish the 1:25 000 Triglav map. There is also a 1:30 000 Kranjska Gora map published by GZS

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

Refreshments on route – Shop and bar at Gozd Martuljek.

Updates to the 2019, 5th Edition – There are no updates.

Public transport –

Nearest Town/VillageKranjska Gora has a full range of accommodation and shops.

The nearest camping site is at Gozd Martuljek (4km/2.5km to the east) beside the Hotel Špik (the walk passes this campsite and the lower waterfall is only 20-25 minutes away).

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