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Long-distance hikes in the Julian Alps

In total there are about 67 long-distance hikes for you to discover within the region of Julian Alps. To get a first glimpse of what’s awaiting outdoor enthusiasts like you in Julian Alps, we created a short highlight list:
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Long distance hiking trail · Littoral
ST25 AAT: Bovec - Drežnica (Kobarid)
Top moderate
22 km
7:15 h
627 m
545 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 Maja Ivančič,   Kärnten Werbung GmbH - AlpeAdriaTrail
Long distance hiking trail · Littoral
ST24 AAT: Trenta - Bovec
Top 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 ...

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from TIC Bovec,   Kärnten Werbung GmbH - AlpeAdriaTrail
Long distance hiking trail · Italy
Via Alpina – Gelber Weg
Top difficult closed
799.7 km
290:00 h
45,425 m
44,605 m

Über die Alpen von Süd nach Nord: Der Gelbe Weg der Via Alpina führt durch kontrastreiche Landschaften von der italienischen Adria über die ...

from Tabea Götze,   Outdooractive Editors
Long distance hiking trail · Villach - Faaker See - Ossiacher See
ST22 AAT: Baumgartnerhöhe - Kranjska Gora
Top difficult
21.4 km
8:00 h
1,291 m
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
Long distance hiking trail · Littoral
ST27 AAT: Tolmin - Tribil di Sopra
Top moderate
18.9 km
7:30 h
1,282 m
840 m

On this “peace stage” you will cross the border between Slovenia and Italy. Your route takes you past valleys, rolling hills, an open air museum ...

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from Kärnten Werbung GmbH - AlpeAdriaTrail,   Kärnten Werbung GmbH - AlpeAdriaTrail
Top difficult Multistage route
720.3 km
270:00 h
45,500 m
45,500 m

Getragen vom Geist des Alpinisten Julius Kugy, begleitet von den Bergen der Freundschaft, umwandern wir die Südalpen u. erleben dabei Kärnten ...

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from Valentin Wulz, Dr.,   alpenvereinaktiv.com
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Long distance hiking trail · Littoral
ST25 AAT: Bovec - Drežnica (Kobarid)
Top moderate
22 km
7:15 h
627 m
545 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 Maja Ivančič,   Kärnten Werbung GmbH - AlpeAdriaTrail
Long distance hiking trail · Littoral
ST24 AAT: Trenta - Bovec
Top 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 ...

18
from TIC Bovec,   Kärnten Werbung GmbH - AlpeAdriaTrail
Long distance hiking trail · Italy
Via Alpina – Gelber Weg
Top difficult closed
799.7 km
290:00 h
45,425 m
44,605 m

Über die Alpen von Süd nach Nord: Der Gelbe Weg der Via Alpina führt durch kontrastreiche Landschaften von der italienischen Adria über die ...

from Tabea Götze,   Outdooractive Editors
Long distance hiking trail · Villach - Faaker See - Ossiacher See
ST22 AAT: Baumgartnerhöhe - Kranjska Gora
Top difficult
21.4 km
8:00 h
1,291 m
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
Long distance hiking trail · Littoral
ST27 AAT: Tolmin - Tribil di Sopra
Top moderate
18.9 km
7:30 h
1,282 m
840 m

On this “peace stage” you will cross the border between Slovenia and Italy. Your route takes you past valleys, rolling hills, an open air museum ...

8
from Kärnten Werbung GmbH - AlpeAdriaTrail,   Kärnten Werbung GmbH - AlpeAdriaTrail
Top difficult Multistage route
720.3 km
270:00 h
45,500 m
45,500 m

Getragen vom Geist des Alpinisten Julius Kugy, begleitet von den Bergen der Freundschaft, umwandern wir die Südalpen u. erleben dabei Kärnten ...

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from Valentin Wulz, Dr.,   alpenvereinaktiv.com
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ST23 AAT: Kranjska Gora - Trenta

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.

Via Alpina – Violetter Weg

International bekannter Fernwanderweg von Slowenien über Österreich nach Deutschland

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Via Alpina – Roter Weg

International bekannter Fernwanderweg von Italien über Slowenien, Österreich, Deutschland, Liechtenstein, die Schweiz und Frankreich nach Monaco

JULIANA TRAIL – overall tour

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.

ST31 AAT: Šmartno - Cormons

On this stage you can enjoy a charming journey between vineyards and orchards. The Brda region, a hilly landscape nestled between the Alps and the Adriatic, preserves and supports its traditions, protects its natural beauty and exerts a beneficial effect on its visitors.

ST26 AAT: Drežnica (Kobarid) - Tolmin

This stage is steeped in history – on former military paths and across the Alpine meadows of the Triglav National Park – and combines memories of the First World War with the traditional way of life of the inhabitants of this region.

Alpe-Adria-Trail overall tour

The Alpe-Adria Trail, which is signposted from start to finish, is a varied 750-km-long voyage of exploration that traverses the borders of three countries – Austria, Italy and Slovenia – and three cultures. It runs from the foothills of the majestic Grossglockner Mountain to the azure Adriatic Sea.

Circular ST5 AAT: Tarvis - Rifugio Zacchi

The circular tour from Tarvisio to the Zacchi mountain lodge (Rifugio Zacchi) is characterised by the fascinating high valley of the Weißenfelser lakes (Laghi di Fusine), which creates a striking picture all year round with every possible shade of natural colour and the reflections of the light ...

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Hiking Slovenia: From Via Alpina to Via Dinarica

This route is a combination of the Via Alpina, the Via Dinarica White Trail, other existing hiking trails in Slovenia, my own hiking tracks and Outdooractive routeplanner. 

Rundtour Etappe 7 AAT: Kranjska Gora - Faaker See / Baumgartnerhöhe

On this stage you cross the border again while climbing the mountains, called Karawanken. The destination of this stage is the Baumgartnerhöhe, from where you can enjoy a wonderful view over the turqoise lake Faak (Faaker See).

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

Circular ST3 AAT: Feistritz / Gail - Valbruna

This circular tour is characterised by an impressive mountain backdrop: The hike, which crosses the national border, takes you into the eastern Carnic Alps on the Carinthian side, and onto the Feistritzer Alm at the foot of the distinctive Osternig.

ST28 AAT: Tribil di Sopra (Stregna) - Cividale

This stage goes uphill and downhill through chestnut woods and across old pasture land, and finally reaches Castelmonte, a pilgrimage destination with a shrine to the Virgin Mary. From here the trail leads steadily downhill into the town of Cividale del Friuli.

Circular ST4 AAT: Valbruna - Tarvis

Between Valbruna and Tarvisio on this circular tour you will catch sight of the 1,790 metre high Monte Lussari, which has wonderful views and is the location of a picturesque place of pilgrimage.

ST30 AAT: Breg pri Golem Brdu - Šmartno

Goriška Brda stretches from the far west of Slovenia to the southern plain of Friuli. It is an idyllic wine-growing region with a variety of natural and cultural attractions.

ST32 AAT: Cormons - Gradisca

The hilly region of the “Collio Goriziano” is famous for its DOC wines. From the highest hilltops of the charming landscape along this stage you will catch sight of the summits of the nearby Julian Alps, and further in the distance the Dolomites.

Hüttenwanderung durch den Triglav-Nationalpark

Diese 3-Tagestour durch den Triglav-Nationalpark führt über idyllische Almen und aussichtsreiche Gipfel und bietet eine gute Hütten-Infrastrukur.

ST29 AAT: Cividale - Breg bei Golo Brdo

This Italian-slovenian Tour goes through the hills of the " Colli Orientali del Friuli", the harmonious landscape of Albana di Prepotto and also through the magical scenery of the Region Brda. Unmistakeble nature with magical power and a beautiful view on the sea and on Friuli.