Whitewater kayak trip on Soca Bovec, Slovenia
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Whitewater kayak trip on Soca

Bovec, Slovenia

Kayaking
3.5 hours
June - October
Easy
Every day, Transfer, Equipment
Family-friendly, For groups, Friends, Individuals, Teambuilding
2019

Sun, Sep 22 8:30 AM

€55

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Overview

  • Experience a more challanging trip compared to rafting and the opportunity to be the captain of your own whitewater craft.
  • Due to its design, it is much more stable on the water than the traditional plastic kayak.
  • It does not require any paddling skills but you have to be fit and physically capable to paddle.
  • By the end of the trip there is a good chance be addicted to whitewater kayaking :-)




TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

Price includes

Professional guides
Personal equipment

Neoprene clothes, jacket, and boots

Transportation

Beginner/intermediate class

You can choose between a beginner (Class I-II) and intermediate (Class II-III) section.

Attention! The intermediate trip is not recommended for people who have never tried whitewater rafting, have no paddling skills or boating experience. 

We recommend choosing the beginner class for your first adventure and then our guides will help you advance your new skills to the next level on our intermediate adventure!

Itinerary

Meeting10 mins before the departure

We will meet about 5-10 min. before departure at our base which is located 2 minutes from the center of Bovec.

Address: Industrijska cona 4, Bovec 5230, Slovenia.

GPS: 46.338139 N, 13.563388 E

Receiving the equipment Neoprene clothes, Jacket, and Boots
  • Your guide will give you your personal equipment: neoprene clothes, jacket, and boots.
  • After we have changed and you are ready for the trip, you can store your dry clothes and personal belongings in your car or in one of our provided lockers at the base.
  • After you have found a suitable place to store your belongings we will take you to begin your adventure.
Safety talkPay attention!
  • When you arrive to the river, you will be given a paddle, helmet and PFD (Personal Flotation Device).
  • After the guides have pumped up the boat, the safety talk and kayak instruction will begin. Please pay attention! 
  • Every detail could be important during the trip and will help you have a safer and more enjoyable experience.
Practice section first section
  • Your guide will then check all the equipment to make sure it fits properly and is in functional condition. Then you will be ready to enjoy being the captain of your own vessel.
  • The first section of the river is where you will get to practice what you learned during the safety talk and instruction. For example, how to maneuver the kayak, how to catch "eddies", the procedure if your kayak hits a rock or capsizes, and finally how to self rescue.
Taking on the rapidssecond section
  • On the second more challenging section of the river is when you get to demonstrate the skills you have learned and put them to the test! You will work harder and become completely immersed in your adventure making it an unforgettable trip. 
  • We promise that when the first wave hits your kayak, you will forget your daily routine and problems.
  • During the trip you can jump from smaller and bigger rocks into the crystal clear water, or if your are feeling adventurous you can swim down on an easy rapid.
End of the trip
  • Our buses and vans will be waiting for you at the take out destination, this will be where we return your helmets and PFDs into the trailer and then we will transport you back to the base. Please, give back all the equipment provided to you be our guides!
  • At the base you can change back into your dry clothing and reminisce about the trip. Please, give back all the equipment provided to you by our guides! When we have collected all the equipment from you the trip will be finished. 
  • If you were picked up at the office in the center of town and driven to our base by one of our shuttle drivers, please wait after the trip and will we drop you back off in the center of Bovec.


Requirements

  • Swimming ability required
  • Minimum age: 14
  • ​Max size: 58
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Difficulty

  • Medium difficult rapid
  • Class II-III
  • 8-10 km on the river (depend on the water level)

What to bring?

  • Swimsuit, towel, small bag, suncream
  • Money for video and souvenirs
  • Croakies for glasses (head strap). We sell for 5 EUR

Highlights/Facts

  • Professional guides
  • 1,5 hour on the river
  • All equipment included
  • Single or double version
  • Transportation included
  • Photo page
  • Helmet camera renting available (20 € /trip)
  • Animated tutorials about kayak paddling

About Soca River

  • The first part of the river is easier, where you can practice what you have learned. The second part is longer and more fun.
  • The river goes through a nice, open gorge with big rocks, waves and rapids (Class II-III). We can guarantee no one will get out dry.
  • During the trip we will stop to refresh ourselves and you have a chance to jump from smaller and bigger rocks or if you are feeling adventurous you can try swimming down on an easy rapid.

Kayaking

  • Our guides will teach you everything you need to know to be able to manage your own boat! 
  • The Guppy is a one-person kayak designed to provide the most fun for beginners and experienced paddlers on whitewater day trips.
  • The Ducky is a longer double version that is ideal for larger individuals or as a tandem two person adventure.

Map

Where do we meet?

Industrijska cona 4

Bovec 5230

Slovenia

GPS: 46.338139 N, 13.563388 E

FAQ

Where do we meet?

We will meet about 5-10 min. before departure at our base which is located 2 minutes from the center of Bovec. Address: Industrijska cona 4, Bovec 5230, Slovenia. GPS: 46.338139 N, 13.563388 E


Can I take my camera with me?

We advise you not to take any cameras on all water activities because they can only hinder you, and we would like you to enjoy on you activity 100%.


What should I bring?

For all water activities you will need swimming clothes and a towel, and any medication you would normally carry with you.

We recommend bringing sunscreen, croakies for glasses (head strap) some cash which can be safely left in the bus during the trip (Refreshment, tip, video)


Is there a weight limit for certain activities?

Hard to tell an exact number. Our biggest wetsuit is size 58 (about 130 kb.) 


What if there is bad weather?

Sometimes outdoor activities can be affected by weather conditions but it is difficult to predict exactly how the weather will be until a few days before the trip. Please contact us closer to the departure date, in case the trip cannot depart we will try to either accommodate you on another date or activity or refund your booking.


What if I cancel my reservation?

We require 48 hours notice for cancellations of individual bookings of up to 8 participants .


Do you offer discounts?

Group discounts are available for groups of 10 participants or more.


How do I make a reservation? Click on "Book now" on this page or use the inline "Booking panel"


Can I participate even though I have a medical condition?

Some medical conditions may prohibit you from participation. If you do have a medical condition, it is very important that you inform our staff prior to participation. If you require medication for your condition, you will need to bring that with you incase it is needed. We always have a waterproof case with us.


What can I do with my dog during a trip?

During the trip your dog can be with our driver. During a hot summer day it is better to leave your dog in our office! Bring a proper leash and something to drink!

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

Price includes

Professional guides
Personal equipment

Neoprene clothes, jacket, and boots

Transportation

Beginner/intermediate class

You can choose between a beginner (Class I-II) and intermediate (Class II-III) section.

Attention! The intermediate trip is not recommended for people who have never tried whitewater rafting, have no paddling skills or boating experience. 

We recommend choosing the beginner class for your first adventure and then our guides will help you advance your new skills to the next level on our intermediate adventure!

Itinerary

Meeting10 mins before the departure

We will meet about 5-10 min. before departure at our base which is located 2 minutes from the center of Bovec.

Address: Industrijska cona 4, Bovec 5230, Slovenia.

GPS: 46.338139 N, 13.563388 E

Receiving the equipment Neoprene clothes, Jacket, and Boots
  • Your guide will give you your personal equipment: neoprene clothes, jacket, and boots.
  • After we have changed and you are ready for the trip, you can store your dry clothes and personal belongings in your car or in one of our provided lockers at the base.
  • After you have found a suitable place to store your belongings we will take you to begin your adventure.
Safety talkPay attention!
  • When you arrive to the river, you will be given a paddle, helmet and PFD (Personal Flotation Device).
  • After the guides have pumped up the boat, the safety talk and kayak instruction will begin. Please pay attention! 
  • Every detail could be important during the trip and will help you have a safer and more enjoyable experience.
Practice section first section
  • Your guide will then check all the equipment to make sure it fits properly and is in functional condition. Then you will be ready to enjoy being the captain of your own vessel.
  • The first section of the river is where you will get to practice what you learned during the safety talk and instruction. For example, how to maneuver the kayak, how to catch "eddies", the procedure if your kayak hits a rock or capsizes, and finally how to self rescue.
Taking on the rapidssecond section
  • On the second more challenging section of the river is when you get to demonstrate the skills you have learned and put them to the test! You will work harder and become completely immersed in your adventure making it an unforgettable trip. 
  • We promise that when the first wave hits your kayak, you will forget your daily routine and problems.
  • During the trip you can jump from smaller and bigger rocks into the crystal clear water, or if your are feeling adventurous you can swim down on an easy rapid.
End of the trip
  • Our buses and vans will be waiting for you at the take out destination, this will be where we return your helmets and PFDs into the trailer and then we will transport you back to the base. Please, give back all the equipment provided to you be our guides!
  • At the base you can change back into your dry clothing and reminisce about the trip. Please, give back all the equipment provided to you by our guides! When we have collected all the equipment from you the trip will be finished. 
  • If you were picked up at the office in the center of town and driven to our base by one of our shuttle drivers, please wait after the trip and will we drop you back off in the center of Bovec.


Requirements

  • Swimming ability required
  • Minimum age: 14
  • ​Max size: 58
Whitewater kayak trip on Soca Bovec, Slovenia #c806da92-9920-4f20-bd88-d9ea2451e49c
Whitewater kayak trip on Soca Bovec, Slovenia #c806da92-9920-4f20-bd88-d9ea2451e49c
Whitewater kayak trip on Soca Bovec, Slovenia #c806da92-9920-4f20-bd88-d9ea2451e49c

Difficulty

  • Medium difficult rapid
  • Class II-III
  • 8-10 km on the river (depend on the water level)

What to bring?

  • Swimsuit, towel, small bag, suncream
  • Money for video and souvenirs
  • Croakies for glasses (head strap). We sell for 5 EUR

Highlights/Facts

  • Professional guides
  • 1,5 hour on the river
  • All equipment included
  • Single or double version
  • Transportation included
  • Photo page
  • Helmet camera renting available (20 € /trip)
  • Animated tutorials about kayak paddling

About Soca River

  • The first part of the river is easier, where you can practice what you have learned. The second part is longer and more fun.
  • The river goes through a nice, open gorge with big rocks, waves and rapids (Class II-III). We can guarantee no one will get out dry.
  • During the trip we will stop to refresh ourselves and you have a chance to jump from smaller and bigger rocks or if you are feeling adventurous you can try swimming down on an easy rapid.

Kayaking

  • Our guides will teach you everything you need to know to be able to manage your own boat! 
  • The Guppy is a one-person kayak designed to provide the most fun for beginners and experienced paddlers on whitewater day trips.
  • The Ducky is a longer double version that is ideal for larger individuals or as a tandem two person adventure.

Map

Where do we meet?

Industrijska cona 4

Bovec 5230

Slovenia

GPS: 46.338139 N, 13.563388 E

FAQ

Where do we meet?

We will meet about 5-10 min. before departure at our base which is located 2 minutes from the center of Bovec. Address: Industrijska cona 4, Bovec 5230, Slovenia. GPS: 46.338139 N, 13.563388 E


Can I take my camera with me?

We advise you not to take any cameras on all water activities because they can only hinder you, and we would like you to enjoy on you activity 100%.


What should I bring?

For all water activities you will need swimming clothes and a towel, and any medication you would normally carry with you.

We recommend bringing sunscreen, croakies for glasses (head strap) some cash which can be safely left in the bus during the trip (Refreshment, tip, video)


Is there a weight limit for certain activities?

Hard to tell an exact number. Our biggest wetsuit is size 58 (about 130 kb.) 


What if there is bad weather?

Sometimes outdoor activities can be affected by weather conditions but it is difficult to predict exactly how the weather will be until a few days before the trip. Please contact us closer to the departure date, in case the trip cannot depart we will try to either accommodate you on another date or activity or refund your booking.


What if I cancel my reservation?

We require 48 hours notice for cancellations of individual bookings of up to 8 participants .


Do you offer discounts?

Group discounts are available for groups of 10 participants or more.


How do I make a reservation? Click on "Book now" on this page or use the inline "Booking panel"


Can I participate even though I have a medical condition?

Some medical conditions may prohibit you from participation. If you do have a medical condition, it is very important that you inform our staff prior to participation. If you require medication for your condition, you will need to bring that with you incase it is needed. We always have a waterproof case with us.


What can I do with my dog during a trip?

During the trip your dog can be with our driver. During a hot summer day it is better to leave your dog in our office! Bring a proper leash and something to drink!

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TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Price includes
Beginner/intermediate class
Itinerary
Requirements
Difficulty
What to bring?
Highlights/Facts
About Soca River
Kayaking
Where do we meet?
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