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The highest summit in Julian Alps & Slovenia… MT TRIGLAV

CLIMB MT TRIGLAV SUMMIT (2864m) – SYMBOL OF SLOVENIA

To go on a guided two day hiking adventure to climb Mt Triglav mountain (2864m), the highest summit of Slovenia and Julian Alps, no previous mountaineering knowledge is needed. Although some walking experience is welcome. You’ll go deep in Triglav National park, where cheerfulness and passion for mountain adventures are contageus. You’ll fall for the free spirit in the mountains in one evening conversating with guides and fellow mountaineers in Slovene Alps.

 

Itinerary:

2 – day SUMMER climb

  • Day 1: The two day climb Mt Triglav starts in Zadnjica valley. You’ll walk pass typical Trenta house on a good gravel road to ascend to Kanjavec (2569m), Pihavec (2419m) and Zadnjiški Ozebnik (2084m) mountain arena. At the valley end single trail leads to Dolič mountain saddle. Once above above the forest line you’ll be deep in the Triglav National Park. Keep your camera handy to capture edelweiss, marmots, chamois and capricorn mountain goats. Here 100% pure nature awaits your admiration. You’ll have a well deserved rest and lunch break on Dolič hut (2151m). On your quest to Slovenia’s top of the World, you’ll climb via ferrata (a trail secured with steel cabel) over the ridge from Little Triglav to the majestic Triglav summit. On the tallest mountain in Slovenia every “true” Slovenian should be at least once. By custom everyone gets three hits on their behind next to Aljaž tower, to become a true mountaineer. From rocky Triglav peak you’ll descend via ferrata to spend an evening with charismatic fellow mountaineers at Planika hut. Here you’ll enjoy good home food and welcoming atmosphere. Further more be mesmerised by the sheer beauty as the sunset will make you stop and stare at the colorful land below. You’ll share a dormitory room accommodation to overnight in the mountains in Julian Alps.
  • Day 2: Wake up is with the first ray of light and herbal tea scent coming from the kitchen. After breakfast easy downhill hiking leads under Veliko Špičje ridge to The Valley of Triglav lakes. You’ll walk pass Vodnik hut in the direction of Bohinj lake valley into the vast forests of Pokljuka plateau. Here you’ll enjoy the silence. Climb Mt Triglav trip ends close to Bled lake.
  • 6-8 h  walking and climbing per day, 2210 m total vertical difference
  • Price: 245 eur (at 3 or more in the group)

 

2 – day WINTER climb:

  • Day 1: You’ll drive from Bled or Bovec to Krma valley, where walking in Triglav National park begins. Further on you’ll hike uphill, pass Vrtača plain to Upper Krma pastures (1720 m) and finally to Kredarica lodge (2515 m), where you’ll rest and overnight.
  • Day 2: You’ll wake up early and climb over Mali Triglav  (Little Triglav 2725 m) to the Triglav summit (2864 m), where  over 100 years old Aljaž’s tower stands. There you’ll rest and enjoy Slovenia at hand. On a clear day your sight will expand over tallest mountains of three neighbouring countries – Slovenia, Italy and Austria with it’s Julian Alps, Karavanke Alps and Kamnik – Savinja Alps. You’ll return the same way.
  • 7-9 h  walking and climbing per day, 1950 m total vertical difference
  • Available in December, January, February, March, April and May
  • Price: 350 EUR / person (at 2 or more in the group)
  • Price: 500 EUR / person (at 1 person in the group – private tour)

Our most experienced Triglav mountain guides with you: Žiga Šter (UIAGM mountain guide) and Jernej Knop (UIAGM mountain guide).

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PRICE: 245 EUR / person
INFORMATION
DIFFICULTY
Challenging
RECOMMENDED FOR
Active weekend
Two day hiking
Adventure getaway
DURATION
2 DAYS
(6-9h WALKING/DAY)
TIMETABLE
  • Summer dates: June, July, August, September, October, November
  • Winter dates: December, January, February, March, April, May
  • Check in: 8.00 am
DEPARTURE POINT
  • Kata shop, Dvor 57, Bovec
  • Hotel pick up/drop off in Bovec
  • Prearranged pick up/drop place
WHAT YOU'LL NEED
  • 2 long sleeve and 2 T-shirts
  • 1 long pants
  • 1 warm jumper
  • Windproof jacket
  • Cap, gloves, extra socks, sun glasses
  • Comfortable hiking shoes
  • Hiking poles
  • 30l backpack
  • Headlamp with batteries
  • Phone/ camera with EU plug charger
  • Sun block cream (30+ factor)
  • Medicine prescribed by your doctor
  • 2 sandwiches, energy bars and snacks
  • 2l of beverages
  • Money for meals & drinks in the hut (dinner, breakfast & lunch)
ACTIVITIES YOU'LL DO
  • Walking in Triglav National Park
  • Hiking in Julian ALps
  • Via ferrata climb Mt Triglav summit (2864m)
MORE INFORMATION
  • Price includes: organisation, 24/7 services, guidance, return transfer from Bovec, rental of summer equipment (helmet, harness, self-belaying device) or winter equipment (helmet, harness, ice axe, crampons, self – belaying device), basic photos by guides, bottled water on the start.
  • Price does not include: accommodation, personal expenses, food & drink
  • Mt Triglav tour require a minimum number of 3 clients to confirm.
  • Prices in huts: dormitory room, half-board + tourist tax: 30eur/person Goulash: 7,5eur / Beer: 4eur / Coffee w milk: 2,30eur / Bottled water 1,5l: 4,40eur,…