Located in the centre of Triglav National Park, the dramatic rocky summit of Mount Triglav (2864m) is hard to miss. An ascent of Slovenia's highest peak is considered a rite of passage for Slovenians and visitors alike. Climb Triglav via the classic 2-day approach with the assistance of a professional guide. Your hassle-free trip includes:
- 2 days of guided hiking on Mount Triglav
- 1 night accommodation in Bled, 1 night in a mountain hut
- Airport transfers + round trip transfers from Bled to the mountain
- Meals included: Breakfast on Days 2 and 3. Dinner on Day 2.
- Professional, qualified, English-speaking guide
- Via ferrata equipment
- Photos taken by your guide
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This 2-day ascent of Mount Triglav is perfect for travellers looking for a quick, exciting, classic Slovenian adventure weekend.
Read "A first-timer's guide to conquering Slovenia's highest mountain" by Hugh Morris in The Telegraph.
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Day 1: Arrival in Bled
Jump on a flight to Ljubljana and meet your airport transfer for the short journey to Bled. You'll be whisked away to check in to your overnight accommodation at the Jazz Hostel. Spend the afternoon/evening exploring this incredible city. If you don't fancy one of the city's numerous restaurants, you can book food and drinks at your accommodation for £20 per person.
Day 2: Bled to Kredarica hut
You'll meet your guide in the morning and drive to the start of the trek in the Krma Valley in Triglav National Park. Your ascent will begin in a peaceful forest, then climb out of the trees onto a high plateau with wonderful views.
In the afternoon you'll arrive at the Kredarica hut. Relax with a hot drink and enjoy the views, or explore the area and find a nice vantage point for sunset.
1 hour driving, 6 - 7 hours walking
Day 3: Kredarica hut to Triglav summit, return to Bled
Wake up early to finish the hike to the mountain's summit. After walking half an hour along a rocky path you'll arrive at the base of a 400m via ferrata. Your guide will help you attach your equipment and climb the series of cables and ladders safely. Arrive at the summit an hour or so later and enjoy impressive views in every direction.
Descend back to the hut, then continue back down the mountain the way you came. You'll arrive back at Ljubljana airport in the early evening.
8 - 9 hours walking, 1 hour driving
Note: This itinerary and the duration of the activities are subject to change due to group abilities and preferences, weather conditions and forecasts, special events, etc.
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In Bled you will be staying in Jazz Hostel. Accommodation is in dormitory style rooms with a shared bathroom.
Private rooms in the Jazz Hostel are available on request. You can also upgrad to the 3-Star Astoria Hotel - see optional extras for details. Just ask your host when booking.
For the trek, you will be staying in Kredarica mountain hut on the slopes of Mount Triglav. The hut is basic but comfortable, with dormitory-style bunks, electricity, water, central heating, and a restaurant serving a range of foods. Beds are equipped with pillows, sheets and blankets.
Mount Triglav (2864m) is the highest mountain in Slovenia, and the jewel of the Julian Alps. With a sheer, rocky summit that juts far above surrounding peaks, the mountain draws climbers from around the world. The name "Triglav" means "three heads", referring to the peaks three rocky bulges. Triglav is so beloved it is the national symbol of Slovenia, appearing on the country's flag. First climbed in 1778, the mountain is now visited by thousands of climbers each year.
Mount Triglav forms the centre of Triglav National Park. The park preserves a beautiful landscape of limestone rock walls and cave networks, rushing rivers, and endless green hills and forests. Wildlife in the park include golden eagles, griffon vultures, lynx, chamois, marmots, ibex and hares.
Ljubljana Airport - 11:30 or 16:30
Your adventure begins at Ljubljana Airport (LJU) with an airport transfer at your preferred time departing at 11:30 or 16:30. Please schedule your flight to arrive more than 30 minutes before this time, your driver will be waiting for you in the arrivals area.
If you’re not able to join either transfer, you can book any flight and easily get to the start point via a 25-minute taxi ride. You will meet your guide and fellow adventurers at the Jazz Hostel Bled at 08:00 on Day 2.
Ljubljana Airport - 18:30
At the end of your adventure, you will be dropped back at Ljubljana Airport (LJU) at 18:30. You’re free to book any flight that departs after 20:15. Alternatively, if you would like to be dropped off in Ljubljana city centre, please let your host know when booking.
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There are currently no planned group departures. Please contact this host to request a quote for a custom trip.
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