Mountains & Lakes of the Julian Alps

Explore the mountains and lakes of Slovenia’s Julian Alps as you follow the Via Alpina from the tranquil village of Jezersko to Lake Bohinj at the heart of the Triglav National Park. Following well marked trails you will walk across forested plateaus, through deep river gorges and across flower filled alpine meadows with the snow capped peaks of the Julian Alps as your constant companions. 
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Hiking route · Slovene Carinthia
Jezersko to Ceska Koca
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 12.9 km
Duration 5:00 h
Ascent 670 m
Descent 674 m

Today you can look forward to a delightful walk in the Kamnik Alps to the Ceska Koca mountain hut.

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from Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Hiking route · Slovene Carinthia
Walk to the Virnikov Grintavec
Map / Walk to the Virnikov Grintavec
Difficulty
Distance 9 km
Duration 3:25 h
Ascent 836 m
Descent 127 m

Hike to one of the best panoramic views in the region 

from Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Hiking route · Upper Carniola
Ljubeli to Begunje
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 14.4 km
Duration 5:00 h
Ascent 540 m
Descent 1,050 m

Today's walk takes you from the Austrain border, follow a narrow trail along the mountains, through tunnels and forests to your accomdoation. 

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from Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Hiking route · Upper Carniola
Walk at the foot of Karavanke mountain range
Map / Walk at the foot of Karavanke mountain range
Difficulty
Distance 15.7 km
Duration 6:00 h
Ascent 1,025 m
Descent 964 m

from Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Hiking route · Upper Carniola
Walk to Pokljuka
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 14.1 km
Duration 5:15 h
Ascent 805 m
Descent 725 m

An easy warm-up day, starting on the outskirts but heading ever-deeper into Triglav National Park, through woodland, mountain pastures and over ...

from Josiah Skeats,   Macs Adventure
Hiking route · Upper Carniola
Pokljuka plateau to Bohinj
recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 13.6 km
Duration 5:00 h
Ascent 134 m
Descent 916 m

Hike across from the Pokljuka plateau through pastures, farmers lodges slowly descending to Lake Bohinj

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from Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure