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Join this adventure through the Julian Alps and the Triglav National Park. Explore one of the most beautiful regions of Europe.
Ranging all the way from Slovenia to Italy, the Julian Alps are a stunning mountain range, that form part of the Limestone Alps. And, their tallest peak is the Mount Triglav, standing at 2,864 meters of height.
The name of the Julian Alps has a curious history, as they received it from Julius Caesar. So the beauty of these mountains is as fascinating as its history.
The Triglav National Park covers most of the Julian Alps. The park is the largest protected wilderness area in Slovenia, under a special conservation regime. Also, this wonderful park receives its name from the tallest mountain in Slovenia, Mt. Triglav (2,864m), an emblematic peak of the country.
Charming beech, spruce and larch forest cover most of the park. But it’s also brimming with many other species. As for the terrain, it is as varied as stunning, with steep rock faces, sharp peaks and deep and dazzling glacial valleys.
There are over 400 Slovenian peaks in this region, that rise at heights of over 2,000 meters. As Mt. Triglav is the highest peak, we’ll be able to see from all around the park. But, there are many other mountains that rise above the clouds, like Škrlatica (2,740m), Mangart (2,679m), Jalovec (2,645m) and Razor (2,601m).
There are several spots we can visit, from majestic peaks to charming valleys, as well as many cultural attractions. Thus, I left the itinerary of this trip open. So we can visit all the places you want, for as long as you wish.
If you want to join this adventure send me a request. I promise I will be a trip you won’t forget! Looking for a winter adventure? I also offer this 1-day snowshoeing tour in the Carnic Alps.
Price per person per day
- Guiding fee
- Transport during the trip
- Personal equipment
What happens if I need to cancel the trip?
If you decide to cancel, you’ll get a 100% refund (minus fees) if the cancellation is notified up to 60 days before the start of the tour, a 75% refund (minus fees) if you cancel between 59 and 30 days before the start of the tour, and a 50% refund if you cancel between 29 and 21 days before the start of the tour. If you cancel less than 21 days before the first day of the tour, you won’t receive a refund. Take into account, however, that if accommodation, flights or transfers were included in the trip you booked, then a different policy may apply as the guide will be bound by the provider’s cancellation policy.
What happens if the guide cancels the trip because of bad weather/unsuitable conditions?
If bad weather or unsuitable conditions force the guide to cancel the trip, he or she will: a) propose a similar activity at a different place where conditions are better, or b) propose to postpone the activity until a later date, or c) cancel. If you refuse option a), our cancellation policy will apply. Please note, however, that the call to cancel a trip due to bad weather can only be made by the guide (not the client).
What happens if the guide doesn’t show up or cancels for personal reasons?
If the guide cancels for reason of injury or other, you will get a 100% refund on your trip.
About the Guide
I am the founder of the Gotrek Hiking Company, an outdoor adventure company which offers qualified and professional mountain guiding to domestic and foreign guests and tourists in Slovenia, Croatia and all over Europe. All routes, excursions, mountaineering and hiking tours are provided by International Mountain Leaders with an international UIMLA license.
I live in Slovenia, a country where mountaineering is a way of life, and also spend a lot of time in Croatia where I am the Mountain guide with the license of the Croatian Mountain Guides Association .
I organize treks along hiking trails in the European Alps, the Slovenian Julian Alps, Triglav National Park and the territory of Croatia, Velebit, Paklenica, and the islands in the Adriatic Sea. I can also take you snowshoeing during the winter.
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