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Long-distance hikes in the Julian Alps

For those who enjoy an active vacation, we have lots of suggestions in the Julian Alps. Use our Travel Guide as a source of inspiration for planning your next adventure and browse through descriptions and route details of the most beautiful long-distance hikes.
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The Most Beautiful long-distance hikes in the Julian Alps

Brücke über die Soča Map / ST24 AAT: Trenta - Bovec
Long distance hiking trail · Alpine Slovenia
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ST24 AAT: Trenta - Bovec
recommended route Difficulty moderate
21 km
6:30 h
400 m
564 m
This stage follows the marked, well-kept Soča Trail and leads almost continuously along the emerald green Soča River and at the same time through the part of the unspoilt Triglav National Park. At the suspension bridge over the Kršovec gorge on the border of the Triglav National park, the route continues towards Vodenca, crossing the confluence of the Soča and Koritnica rivers and reaching Bovec soon afterwards.

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Long distance hiking trail · Upper Carniola
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ST23 AAT: Kranjska Gora - Trenta
recommended route Difficulty moderate
20.4 km
8:00 h
990 m
1,179 m
This stage leads via the Vršič Pass, the highest mountain pass in the Julian Alps. Hikers can enjoy the picturesque view of the stunning north faces of the highest peaks.
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Long distance hiking trail · Alpine Slovenia
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ST25 AAT: Bovec - Drežnica (Kobarid)
recommended route Difficulty moderate
22.1 km
7:15 h
434 m
356 m
A large part of this picturesque stage runs along the left bank of the River Soča, before turning away from the river towards the end of this stage. The route then leads up to the delightful village of Drežnica above Kobarid.
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Long distance hiking trail · Julian Alps
Siebenseental
recommended route Difficulty moderate
32.2 km
14:00 h
2,144 m
2,144 m
Eine Wanderung der Superlative - Wanderung, Hüttenfeeling und ein steiler Abstieg - ein Abendteuer der Extraklasse
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Long distance hiking trail · Julian Alps
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JULIANA TRAIL – overall tour
recommended route Difficulty difficult Multistage route
262.5 km
80:25 h
7,574 m
7,595 m
JULIANA TRAIL is a 267-km-long trail around the Julian Alps. The trail leads through valleys, over mountain passes, forests, through urban and rural areas and along the Soča and Sava rivers.
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Long distance hiking trail · Alpine Slovenia
ST24 AAT: Trenta - Bovec
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 21 km
Duration 6:30 h
Ascent 400 m
Descent 564 m

This stage follows the marked, well-kept Soča Trail and leads almost continuously along the emerald green Soča River and at the same time through ...

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from TIC Bovec,   Kärnten Werbung GmbH - AlpeAdriaTrail
Long distance hiking trail · Upper Carniola
ST23 AAT: Kranjska Gora - Trenta
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 20.4 km
Duration 8:00 h
Ascent 990 m
Descent 1,179 m

This stage leads via the Vršič Pass, the highest mountain pass in the Julian Alps. Hikers can enjoy the picturesque view of the stunning north ...

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from Kärnten Werbung GmbH - AlpeAdriaTrail,   Kärnten Werbung GmbH - AlpeAdriaTrail
Long distance hiking trail · Alpine Slovenia
ST25 AAT: Bovec - Drežnica (Kobarid)
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 22.1 km
Duration 7:15 h
Ascent 434 m
Descent 356 m

A large part of this picturesque stage runs along the left bank of the River Soča, before turning away from the river towards the end of this stage.

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from Katja Cuder,   Kärnten Werbung GmbH - AlpeAdriaTrail
Long distance hiking trail · Julian Alps
Siebenseental
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 32.2 km
Duration 14:00 h
Ascent 2,144 m
Descent 2,144 m

Eine Wanderung der Superlative - Wanderung, Hüttenfeeling und ein steiler Abstieg - ein Abendteuer der Extraklasse

from Dietmar Oberlerchner,   alpenvereinaktiv.com
Long distance hiking trail · Julian Alps
JULIANA TRAIL – overall tour
recommended route Difficulty difficult Multistage route
Distance 262.5 km
Duration 80:25 h
Ascent 7,574 m
Descent 7,595 m

JULIANA TRAIL is a 267-km-long trail around the Julian Alps. The trail leads through valleys, over mountain passes, forests, through urban and ...

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from Janko Humar,   Julian Alps
Long distance hiking trail · Holiday Region Hohe Tauern National Park
Alpe-Adria-Trail (Gesamttour)
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 683.1 km
Duration 240:00 h
Ascent 25,337 m
Descent 27,634 m

Weitwanderweg vom ewigen Eis des Großglockners über das ursprüngliche Slowenien bis an die italienische Adria

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from Nadine Greiter,   Outdooractive Editors
Long distance hiking trail · Villach - Faaker See - Ossiacher See
ST22 AAT: Baumgartnerhöhe - Kranjska Gora
recommended route Difficulty difficult
Distance 21.4 km
Duration 8:00 h
Ascent 1,291 m
Descent 1,397 m

On this stage you will walk across the Austrian border for the first time: from Carinthia you will come to Slovenia via the Karawanken Mountains.

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from Kärnten Werbung GmbH - AlpeAdriaTrail,   Kärnten Werbung GmbH - AlpeAdriaTrail
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ST26 AAT: Drežnica (Kobarid) - Tolmin by Gerhard
September 28, 2021 · Community
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When did you do this route? September 28, 2021
ST25 AAT: Bovec - Drežnica (Kobarid) by Gerhard
September 28, 2021 · Community
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ST24 AAT: Trenta - Bovec by Gerhard
September 26, 2021 · Community
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When did you do this route? September 26, 2021
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