Long distance hiking in the Julian Alps of Slovenia

If you’re spending your holidays backpacking through Slovenia and are generally the kind of person who would enjoy long distance hiking and climbing in the Alps, going hiking in the Julian Alps of Slovenia will be just for you.

Backpacking Slovenia
Julian Alps of Slovenia - hiking and climbing the Alps

When hiking or climbing in the Alps, specifically the Slovenian part of it, you have three mountain ranges to choose from for your long distance hiking trips: the Kamnik-Savinja Alps, the Karawanks and the Slovenian Julian Alps. Hiking in the latter of the three mean you will come across the most difficult of paths, but also the most rewarding trekking in Slovenia. Visit the Julian Alps for some of the best hiking in the Alps, long distance hiking or not.

Backpacking through Slovenia

Long distance hikingLong distance hiking and backpacking through Slovenia can become quite tiresome at times and nothing is more needed after climbing the Alps than a good night’s rest and nourishing food. If you’re staying in the Gorenjska region, we suggest looking into Bohinj accommodation option. Not only will you be close to the Julian Alps of Slovenia for hiking trips, but you have a wide variety of options to choose from, depending on your budget and desired pamper levels. For an all-inclusive experience, look into the eco hotel in Bohinj, Park Hotel, the first eco hotel in Slovenia. Another option are private apartments in Bohinj, which allow you more freedom in terms of your day planning. If you’re on a budget and plan to spend most of your time long distance hiking to different locations every day or climbing in the Alps, then a bed and breakfast, hostel or even camping site might suffice. No matter the style you choose to spend your vacation in, backpacking around Slovenia or staying at the same spot the entire time, you will find exactly what you need.

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