Gorges in Slovenia
What are the most beautiful and popular gorges in Slovenia? Where to find them and where to park? Are these gorges kid-friendly, dog-friendly, and barrier-free? In our articles, we are also looking at the prices, opening hours, and hiking routes.
Pekel Gorge and the 7 Waterfalls - Slovenia 2022
July 15th, 2022
Another gem of Slovenia, considered the land of the waters, is the Pekel Gorge, just a few kilometres from Ljubljana - the Gorge of Hell. The wildly romantic close-knit doesn’t approach Vintgar or Tolmin Gorges, yet it’s the perfect half-day family program. A fairytale, romantic place where untouched nature awaits us. During the gorge tour, you can see 7 waterfalls (officially, there are only 5), which are 3 to 29 meters high. The hike in the 1.5 km long gorge leads through the woods and takes
Mostnica Gorge, Slovenia Guide 2022 - Parking, trail, prices...
June 13th, 2022
A few kilometres from Lake Bled, near the village of Stara Fuzina, you will find the hidden Mostnica gorge, where a small elephant hides. The 2 km long Slovenian gorge is preceded only by the Vintgar and Tolmin gorges. You will find Mostnica in the alpine Voje Valley, formed by the same name stream. Undoubtedly one of the most beautiful sights in the Lake Bohinj area. The gorge is narrow in some sections, some less than 1 m wide. The trail will lead you along the edge of the rocks or a bit furt
Martuljek Waterfall and Gorge - Details you need to know
May 25th, 2022
Not far from the Pericnik waterfalls is the hidden Martuljek waterfall, which emerges from the Martuljek mountain range. There is a 110-meter and a 30-meter stretch of the two waterfalls. One of the most beautiful waterfalls in the Triglav National Park, which can only be reached on foot. The waterfall is one of the most beautiful of the many waterfalls in the Julian Alps. The waterfall is fed by a stream of the same name. Here, a real untouched world of Slovenia awaits nature lovers. Qu
Bistriski Vintgar Gorge - Opening hours, map, parking ...
May 18th, 2022
South of Maribor and Mount Pohorje, near Slovenska Bistrica, you will find this 6 km long gorge valley. Bistriski Vintgar is a pleasant gorge in the eastern part of Slovenia that can be easily reached with children. A quiet, peaceful excursion destination, an ideal half-day program for the whole family in winter and summer. The trip takes place on the banks of the Bistrica stream, which formed the valley. One of the advantages of the gorge is that it is not closed in winter either, so you can e
Rakov Skocjan Gorge, Slovenia - All you need to know
May 18th, 2022
Rakov Skocjan Valley is one of the most beautiful regions in Slovenia. It has the same name as the Skocjan Cave, however, you will find the valley a little further. It was formed by the river Rak making the landscape a real excursion paradise for couples and families. If you love romantic countrysides, caves, and gorges, the protected park that is now on display is guaranteed to win you over. The landscape protection area is the oldest protected area in the country (since 1949). It is mentioned
Tolmin gorge and the city, Slovenia Guide
May 2nd, 2022
You've probably come across Tolmin's name when you're planning to travel to Triglav National Park. The city appears several times before those looking for accommodation or a summer program in the Soca Valley. There are three major towns in the valley, one of which is Tolmin (the other two are Bovec and Kobarid). The Slovenian town of 3,000 people is not only ideal for accommodation. Here you will also find one of the most beautiful gorges in Slovenia, the Tolmin Gorge. Where is Tolmin?
Kamniska Bistrica Gorge, Slovenia Guide (2022)
January 24th, 2022
Next to the Velika Planina in the Kamnik-Savinja Alps, you will find an alpine valley and the town of Kamniška Bistrica. The area is famous because the 33 km long Bistrica River comes to the surface as 3 separate springs. It is a real paradise for hikers, as the high peaks of the Alps surround the valley. Hiking in the valley, you can feel that water is present everywhere. Most of the time, you will follow the Bistrica stream, but there are places where it comes in front of you in the form of a
Slovenia's Top 13 Gorges - Address, prices, opening hours ...
January 24th, 2022
Slovenia's most beautiful natural treasures are connected to the water in some way. It is enough to think of Lake Bled or the Zelenci Reserve. In addition to the lakes, there are also popular waterfalls (such as Pericnik Waterfall or Martuljek) and fabulous gorges. The natural heritage of the green country is also its main tourist attraction. The gorges occupy a prominent place both in tourism and in our hearts. The country is small, but with about an hour’s drive, you will almost certainly st
Vintgar Gorge 2022 – Prices, opening hours, weather, etc.
March 29th, 2021
Vintgar Gorge, located only 5 km from Bled, and it is one of the most outstanding sights of Slovenia, perhaps even in Europe. This gorge is a top destination for hikers, families, and groups. We have summarized the most important information for you in this article. Everything about Vintgar Gorge: opening hours, tickets, weather, hiking, getting there, parking, maps, etc. Vintgar Gorge is a 3 km long (one-way) steep-walled gorge dug by the Radovna River. The elevation of the gorge is only 80 me