Mt.Triglav Ascent - Guided Climbing Tour

Guided Trekking
Departure: from 05-07-2021 to 11-09-2021
Status: Open for booking
Price: 995 €
Duration: 5 days
For bookings or questions, contact us at +45 89 88 36 84 or info@solowalks.com

 Triglav - "the three headed mountain" is the highest mountain in Slovenia, its national symbol and pride. Tradition says that every true Slovene should climb it at least once in their lifetime. Be one of our proud guests and join this club, and we’ll grant you this honorary title!

Walk highlights:
 ♦ The peaks of the Triglav National Park
 ♦ The highest Slovene mountain, Triglav
 ♦ Alpine mountain huts
 ♦ Mostnica canyon river 
 ♦ Crystal clear Bohinj Lake
 
This is neither a walk nor a hike. It is a climb. There are via ferrata sections on day 3,you will need to use hands too. Not suitable for anyone with a vertigo problem,nor for children under 16 years. In line with our "Safety First Policy" we only offer it in guided form.

 


Itinerary:   

Day 1. Arrival  in Bled 
 
Bled is a popular town on the shore of a beautiful glacial lake with a combination of natural wonders and unique culture and history. Take a stroll around the lake and visit its unique island church and medieval castle perched high upon a towering precipice. Overnight in 4* hotel.
 
Day 2. Pokljuka – Planika or Dolic hut
(12 km, 1170 m ascent, 390 m descent, 6-hour walk)
 
Today we are going  into the heart of the Triglav National Park and Julian Alps. The trail slowly ascends to Vodnikov Dom hut, amid the glorious views of Mt. Triglav (Slovenia's highest mountain (2864 m), and its neighbouring peaks. You will spend the night at Planika hut, right underneath Triglav.
 
Day 3. Planika hut  – top ot mt.Triglav  - Vodnikov dom
(6.3 km, 610 m ascent, 1150 m descent, 4-hour walk)
 
Time to climb to the top of Mt. Triglav, towering high above Planika Hut. This is best done very early in the morning so you may enjoy the sun going up above the little country of Slovenia. After traditional baptism, receiving the honors for climbing the "Three Headed Mountain " and thus becoming a real Slovene, you will start your descend. A short stop for lunch at Kredarica hut and you'll head for your days' destination - Vodnikov dom above Bohinj Valley.
 
Day 4. Vodnikov dom  – Korita Mostnice gorge – Ribcev Laz.
(14 km, 430 m ascent, 1720 m descent, 4-hour walk) 
 
Descending in a southern direction you will reach unspoiled and untouched Voje Valley. Its beautiful natural gems is Mostnice Gorge, where river Mostnica has cut its deep, steep and narrow riverbed into limb stone hillsides. Stop for a moment at the Devils' bridge and read about the legend connected to it. End your day enjoying a great view of Bohinj Lake at sunset. Overnight in 4* hotel.
 
Day 5. Departure from Bohinj.
The tour ends with a hearty breakfast, after which you are free to do as you please. 

 


Price Includes:
accommodation: two nights in 4* hotels in double rooms; two nights in mountain huts in dormitories,bed & breakfast. Linen in mountain huts is included
car transfers on day two
luggage transfers between hotels (one piece per person,max 20 kgs / 45 lb). Every additional piece 10 EUR,payable on the spot. During high altitude walks,from day two to day four clients need to carry own clothing / personal items with them and main luggage is stored at the Helia office
information pack with detailed maps
IFMA licensed Alpine high-altitude Alpinist guide from day 2 to and including day 4
Via Ferrata equipment - harness,helmet.
GPS data
local tourist and other taxes
welcome meeting upon arrival
backup service (hotline) during the walk

Not Included:
entrance fees
meals not mentoned

Extra Services:
Single room supplement(only available in hotels,not available in mountain huts) 65 EUR per night
additional nights 4* hotel in Bled/Bohinj :on request
transfer from Ljubljana airport to Bled /for 1-3 people/75 EUR ,Bohinj to Ljubljana Airport / for 1-3 people/ 125 EUR.All transfer prices per one way
other trnasfers: price on request