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Vintgar Gorge

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  • Waterfall at the end of Vintgar gorge in Slovenia
    Waterfall at the end of Vintgar gorge in Slovenia
    Photo: Aleš Krivec, Občina Jesenice
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Blejska Dobrava – ´Strma stran´ – Podhom – Vintgar – waterfall Šum – Blejska Dobrava
easy
Distance 5.2 km
2:30 h
260 m
244 m
676 m
540 m
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Aleksandra Orel
Update: December 29, 2020
Difficulty
easy
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Highest point
676 m
Lowest point
540 m
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Track types

Forested/wild trail 64.05%Path 35.94%
Forested/wild trail
3.4 km
Path
1.9 km
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Tips and hints

Sights along the trail: St. Stephen's Church, Šum waterfall, Vintgar gorge

An entrance fee is charged at the Podhom entrance for visits to the Vintgar gorge.

Web page: Vintgar Gorge

Start

Parking Blejska Dobrava (578 m)
Coordinates:
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46.409606, 14.098096
DMS
46°24'34.6"N 14°05'53.1"E
UTM
33T 430680 5139954
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Destination

Parking Blejska Dobrava

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Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

City bus transport in the municipality of Jesenice

Direction:  Blejska Dobrava (Line 1B, Blejska Dobrava station).

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Getting there

Motorway: A2 Ljubljana – Jesenice (Gorenjska motorway)

Exit: Jesenice - East (Lipce)

Direction: Blejska Dobrava

Parking

Parking Blejska Dobrava

Coordinates

DD
46.409606, 14.098096
DMS
46°24'34.6"N 14°05'53.1"E
UTM
33T 430680 5139954
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Difficulty
easy
Distance
5.2 km
Duration
2:30 h
Ascent
260 m
Descent
244 m
Highest point
676 m
Lowest point
540 m
Public-transport-friendly Circular route Scenic Refreshment stops available Family-friendly Cultural/historical interest Insider tip

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