🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia

🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴

Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia

Biking
8 days
Medium
E-bike, Selfguided, Popular, Transfer, Accomodation, Local Partner, Equipment
Small Group, Family-friendly

Overview

  • 🚴 8-day biking tour in Slovenia with 7 days of mountain biking from Kranjska Gora, in the heart of Julian Alps, to the Mediterranean town of Piran by the Adriatic Sea via beautiful Soča Valley, vineyards of Collio and famous Karst region.
  • In one week by bike from Kranjska Gora to the lovely and charming Piran town by the Adriatic Sea.
  • Exploring around Julian Alps and the western part of Slovenia by mountain bike. 🌈🌲🌤️
  • Experiencing the breathtaking scenery of green alpine valleys, emerald meandering river and majestic mountain peaks.
  • An amazing mountain biking tour through the natural and historic attractions of the Alpine, Collio and Karst regions. With diversity at the western part of Slovenia, you will enjoy gourmet experiences and reconnect with traditional flavours.

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Quick Details

Duration: 8 days / 7 nights

Activity: Self guided Mountain Biking tour

Date: May 15th - October 15th

Booking: Any day of the week

Price: €895

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Length: 365 km

Elevation: 9.200 m

Grade: Moderate to Challenging

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Accommodation: Hotels***/****

Start of the tour: Arrival city is Kranjska Gora

End of the tour: Piran -> Ljubljana transfer included

Highlights

  • Breathtaking scenery of the Julian Alps.
  • Explore Triglav National Park.
  • Enjoy picturesque Soča Valley - Emerald Valley.
  • Cycling along Soča Valley on the beautiful and natural bike trails.
  • Discover beautiful Piran at the Adriatic Sea.
  • Stay in small, charming hotels.
  • Sightseeing/walking tour of Škocjan Caves (UNESCO Site).
  • Biking through vineyards of Collio and unique Karst region.
  • Enjoy rich gourmet region with traditional flavours.

Price includes

Organising Fee
  • Full organisation of the tour
Introductory
  • Briefing on day 1
Booklet
  • With detailed itinerary, route instructions and all details with vouchers
Maps with marked route
Navigation pack - GPS track
Emergency contact number and 24/7 support
7 nights in 3/4* accommodation, with breakfast
Luggage transfer from day 2 to 7
MTB Rental
  • Trek MTB Marlin 7 bike with helmet, simple rain cover jackets, lock, pump, spare tube, Squirt chain lube and repair kit.
Transfer from Kranjska Gora to starting point
Main transfer to Ljubljana from Piran (day 8)
Tourist tax and VAT
Breakfasts
Further Food and Drinks
  • all food and drinks, except breakfast at all accommodations
Travel Insurance
Extras
  • Single supplement: 280 €
  • Single room supplement: 220 €
  • Garmin GPS device rental: 65 €/person
  • Specialized MTB Turbo Levo E-bike or Trek Powerfly 5: 45 €/day
  • Rent-a-cycling-backpack (10-20 litre storage)

Photos

  • For bigger images, click on the photos!
  • Please note, that the video wasn't taken on this tour, hence trails, locations differ from this tour's itinerary.
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
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Why book this trek?

  • We are specialists for self guided tours and holidays throughout Croatia and Slovenia, with creative itineraries that feature the best of each region at the greatest possible value to you.
  • With over 15 years of experience, we know all the secrets of self guided tours.

Itinerary

Day 1Kranjska Gora
  • Morning Introductory meeting / Hotel, Kranjska Gora.
  • Transfer to Belopeška lakes (Laghi di Fusine).
  • Cycling from Belopeška lakes to Kranjska Gora via Tromeja / Triple Border (22 km / 680 m / 4-5h)
  • Accommodation in a hotel***, Kranjska Gora.


Day 2Kranjska Gora - Bovec
  • Breakfast in hotel.
  • Biking from Kranjska Gora to Bovec via famous Vršič Mountain Pass (1611 m) and along upper Soča Valley (51 km / 1.100m / 6-8h).
  • Accommodation in a hotel***, Bovec.


Day 3Bovec - Kobarid
  • Breakfast in hotel.
  • Cycling from Bovec To Kobarid via Mt. Kobariški Stol by single trails and old mule-track road (43 km / 1.235 m / 5-6h).
  • Accommodation in a hotel***, Kobarid.


Day 4Kobarid to Tolmin
  • Breakfast in hotel.
  • Cycling from Kobarid to Tolmin via Drežnice and Krn village and famous Tolmin Gorge (40 km / 1.420 m / 5-6h).
  • Accommodation in a hotel***, Tolmin.


Day 5Tolmin to Šmartno (Collio)
  • Breakfast in hotel.
  • Cycling from Tolmin to Šmartno (Goriška Brda) (65 km / 1.460 m / 6-7h).
  • Accommodation in a hotel***, Šmartno.
Day 6Šmartno to Pliskovica
  • Breakfast in hotel.
  • Cycling from Šmartno to Pliskovica via beautiful Kostanjevica and Komen town (69 km / 1.280 m / 5-6h).
  • Accommodation in a Tourist Farm***, Pliskovica.


Day 7Pliskovica to Piran
  • Breakfast in hotel.
  • Biking from Pliskovica to Piran via Škocjan Caves (Unesco) and on the trails with views above Gulf of Trieste (78 km / 1.560m / 7-8h).
  • Accommodation in a hotel***, Piran.


Day 8Piran, Adriatic Sea
  • Breakfast in hotel.
  • Tour concludes in Piran.
  • Morning transfer to Ljubljana or Trieste (I).


Accommodation

Accommodation is in 3/4* hotels and tourist farm:


Day 1: 3* Hotel in Kranjska Gora / Double room.

Day 2: 3/4* Hotel in Bovec / Double room.

Day 3: 3* Hotel in Kobarid / Double room.

Day 4: 3* Hotel in Tolmin/ Double room.

Day 5: 3/4* Hotel in Šmartno / Double room.

Day 6: 3* Tourist Farm in Pliskovica / Double room.

Day 7: 3/4* Hotel in Piran / Double room.

Map

What should I bring?

  • Shoes – sneakers or any appropriate shoes for biking
  • Jacket – warm, wind & waterproof, softshell
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Sunglasses, sunscreen, lip balm, any other sun protection
  • Water bottle (preferably reusable)
  • First aid (a small basic kit with items such as bandages, antiseptic wipes, gauze, antibacterial ointment, sterile pads)


How demanding is the tour?

  • The tour is considered to be moderate to challenging level of difficulty.
  • There is an average of 55-60 kilometres of biking each day with some ascends and descends and some more challenging parts. A good physical condition is essential.
  • Due to the nature of the activity, this program is not recommended for children younger than 15 years and pregnant women.
  • All minors must be accompanied by an adult, who is either their parent or a legal guardian. 
  • By upgrading your MTB to an e-MTB bike, you can decrease the difficulty level of this tour to Easy/ Medium!


What do we provide?

We include the hire of your quality bike in the overall cost of the tour: you don’t need to bring your own or pay extra to hire one locally. We provide full bike set:

  • A pump
  • Lock
  • Topeak tool
  • Spare inner tube and tire levers
  • Helmet
  • Brand new reusable quality water bottle (0.5l)

Safe Booking

Do I have to book in advance?

  • Yes, we encourage you to book this trek in advance.
  • For day activities, we recommend you to book 48 hours before the tour.
  • For multi-day packages, the earlier you book, the more significant is the chance that you can participate in the journey.


When do I have to pay?

  • We have a "book now, pay later" policy. Due to this process, we don't ask for any bank card details.
  • We created our booking system to be convenient and secure for you.
  • The provider will contact you and discuss the payment with you later.


What other fees do I have to pay?

  • There are no hidden fees on Trekhunt (like booking fee, cancellation fee, etc.).
  • We don't charge you any additional fees.
  • We offer this tour precisely with the same price and conditions as the provider.


Is booking secure?

  • We created our booking system to be convenient and safe for you.
  • We don't ask any of your bank card details!
  • We only ask you to provide us your name, email and mobile number.
  • We forward this information to the provider, who can send you the tour details.


Don't miss out. We recommend you to book this tour today.

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

Quick Details

Duration: 8 days / 7 nights

Activity: Self guided Mountain Biking tour

Date: May 15th - October 15th

Booking: Any day of the week

Price: €895

-----------

Length: 365 km

Elevation: 9.200 m

Grade: Moderate to Challenging

----------

Accommodation: Hotels***/****

Start of the tour: Arrival city is Kranjska Gora

End of the tour: Piran -> Ljubljana transfer included

Highlights

  • Breathtaking scenery of the Julian Alps.
  • Explore Triglav National Park.
  • Enjoy picturesque Soča Valley - Emerald Valley.
  • Cycling along Soča Valley on the beautiful and natural bike trails.
  • Discover beautiful Piran at the Adriatic Sea.
  • Stay in small, charming hotels.
  • Sightseeing/walking tour of Škocjan Caves (UNESCO Site).
  • Biking through vineyards of Collio and unique Karst region.
  • Enjoy rich gourmet region with traditional flavours.

Price includes

Organising Fee
  • Full organisation of the tour
Introductory
  • Briefing on day 1
Booklet
  • With detailed itinerary, route instructions and all details with vouchers
Maps with marked route
Navigation pack - GPS track
Emergency contact number and 24/7 support
7 nights in 3/4* accommodation, with breakfast
Luggage transfer from day 2 to 7
MTB Rental
  • Trek MTB Marlin 7 bike with helmet, simple rain cover jackets, lock, pump, spare tube, Squirt chain lube and repair kit.
Transfer from Kranjska Gora to starting point
Main transfer to Ljubljana from Piran (day 8)
Tourist tax and VAT
Breakfasts
Further Food and Drinks
  • all food and drinks, except breakfast at all accommodations
Travel Insurance
Extras
  • Single supplement: 280 €
  • Single room supplement: 220 €
  • Garmin GPS device rental: 65 €/person
  • Specialized MTB Turbo Levo E-bike or Trek Powerfly 5: 45 €/day
  • Rent-a-cycling-backpack (10-20 litre storage)

Photos

  • For bigger images, click on the photos!
  • Please note, that the video wasn't taken on this tour, hence trails, locations differ from this tour's itinerary.
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c
🚴 8-Days Bike Tour: Alps 🌲-> Adriatic Sea 🌴 Triglav NP, Karst, Piran, Slovenia #8711e6ee-8a6f-4c54-a1ac-1bbf1febd94c

Why book this trek?

  • We are specialists for self guided tours and holidays throughout Croatia and Slovenia, with creative itineraries that feature the best of each region at the greatest possible value to you.
  • With over 15 years of experience, we know all the secrets of self guided tours.

Itinerary

Day 1Kranjska Gora
  • Morning Introductory meeting / Hotel, Kranjska Gora.
  • Transfer to Belopeška lakes (Laghi di Fusine).
  • Cycling from Belopeška lakes to Kranjska Gora via Tromeja / Triple Border (22 km / 680 m / 4-5h)
  • Accommodation in a hotel***, Kranjska Gora.


Day 2Kranjska Gora - Bovec
  • Breakfast in hotel.
  • Biking from Kranjska Gora to Bovec via famous Vršič Mountain Pass (1611 m) and along upper Soča Valley (51 km / 1.100m / 6-8h).
  • Accommodation in a hotel***, Bovec.


Day 3Bovec - Kobarid
  • Breakfast in hotel.
  • Cycling from Bovec To Kobarid via Mt. Kobariški Stol by single trails and old mule-track road (43 km / 1.235 m / 5-6h).
  • Accommodation in a hotel***, Kobarid.


Day 4Kobarid to Tolmin
  • Breakfast in hotel.
  • Cycling from Kobarid to Tolmin via Drežnice and Krn village and famous Tolmin Gorge (40 km / 1.420 m / 5-6h).
  • Accommodation in a hotel***, Tolmin.


Day 5Tolmin to Šmartno (Collio)
  • Breakfast in hotel.
  • Cycling from Tolmin to Šmartno (Goriška Brda) (65 km / 1.460 m / 6-7h).
  • Accommodation in a hotel***, Šmartno.
Day 6Šmartno to Pliskovica
  • Breakfast in hotel.
  • Cycling from Šmartno to Pliskovica via beautiful Kostanjevica and Komen town (69 km / 1.280 m / 5-6h).
  • Accommodation in a Tourist Farm***, Pliskovica.


Day 7Pliskovica to Piran
  • Breakfast in hotel.
  • Biking from Pliskovica to Piran via Škocjan Caves (Unesco) and on the trails with views above Gulf of Trieste (78 km / 1.560m / 7-8h).
  • Accommodation in a hotel***, Piran.


Day 8Piran, Adriatic Sea
  • Breakfast in hotel.
  • Tour concludes in Piran.
  • Morning transfer to Ljubljana or Trieste (I).


Accommodation

Accommodation is in 3/4* hotels and tourist farm:


Day 1: 3* Hotel in Kranjska Gora / Double room.

Day 2: 3/4* Hotel in Bovec / Double room.

Day 3: 3* Hotel in Kobarid / Double room.

Day 4: 3* Hotel in Tolmin/ Double room.

Day 5: 3/4* Hotel in Šmartno / Double room.

Day 6: 3* Tourist Farm in Pliskovica / Double room.

Day 7: 3/4* Hotel in Piran / Double room.

Map

What should I bring?

  • Shoes – sneakers or any appropriate shoes for biking
  • Jacket – warm, wind & waterproof, softshell
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Sunglasses, sunscreen, lip balm, any other sun protection
  • Water bottle (preferably reusable)
  • First aid (a small basic kit with items such as bandages, antiseptic wipes, gauze, antibacterial ointment, sterile pads)


How demanding is the tour?

  • The tour is considered to be moderate to challenging level of difficulty.
  • There is an average of 55-60 kilometres of biking each day with some ascends and descends and some more challenging parts. A good physical condition is essential.
  • Due to the nature of the activity, this program is not recommended for children younger than 15 years and pregnant women.
  • All minors must be accompanied by an adult, who is either their parent or a legal guardian. 
  • By upgrading your MTB to an e-MTB bike, you can decrease the difficulty level of this tour to Easy/ Medium!


What do we provide?

We include the hire of your quality bike in the overall cost of the tour: you don’t need to bring your own or pay extra to hire one locally. We provide full bike set:

  • A pump
  • Lock
  • Topeak tool
  • Spare inner tube and tire levers
  • Helmet
  • Brand new reusable quality water bottle (0.5l)

Safe Booking

Do I have to book in advance?

  • Yes, we encourage you to book this trek in advance.
  • For day activities, we recommend you to book 48 hours before the tour.
  • For multi-day packages, the earlier you book, the more significant is the chance that you can participate in the journey.


When do I have to pay?

  • We have a "book now, pay later" policy. Due to this process, we don't ask for any bank card details.
  • We created our booking system to be convenient and secure for you.
  • The provider will contact you and discuss the payment with you later.


What other fees do I have to pay?

  • There are no hidden fees on Trekhunt (like booking fee, cancellation fee, etc.).
  • We don't charge you any additional fees.
  • We offer this tour precisely with the same price and conditions as the provider.


Is booking secure?

  • We created our booking system to be convenient and safe for you.
  • We don't ask any of your bank card details!
  • We only ask you to provide us your name, email and mobile number.
  • We forward this information to the provider, who can send you the tour details.


Don't miss out. We recommend you to book this tour today.

All prices are indicative only and subject to availability and changes without obligation.

Price

€895

Duration

8 days
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