Soca River 1 day kayak course Bovec, Slovenia

Soca River 1 day kayak course

Bovec, Slovenia

Kayaking
2.5 hours
June - October
Easy
Every day, Equipment
2019

Sun, Sep 22 8:30 AM

€65

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Overview

  • Discover the river in a more intimate atmosphere in small groups and be your own captain of the boat
  • Do not worry, if you are in doubt and facing imbalance, the guide is monitoring your every stroke
  • Learning the basics first than it's game time
  • Enjoy an amazing ride, Soca river kayak will challenge and motivate you, might get you a bit wet, but we are certain of one thing - you will come back smiling.

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

Price includes

Professional guide

Qualified whitewater kayak instructor

Equipment

Kayak, paddle, spray deck, neoprene suit, anorak, life vest, neoprene shoes, helmet

Transportation

To the location of the course and back to Bovec

Soca River 1 day kayak course Bovec, Slovenia #c27308fb-d15b-49bc-9d31-8b95607b11e9
Soca River 1 day kayak course Bovec, Slovenia #c27308fb-d15b-49bc-9d31-8b95607b11e9
Soca River 1 day kayak course Bovec, Slovenia #c27308fb-d15b-49bc-9d31-8b95607b11e9

Itinerary

Meeting your guide

At the agreed upon time, a friendly welcome will await you at the agency. You will get acquainted with your kayak instructor who will then share some introductory information.

Transportation to the location of the course

After receiving all your kayaking gear, we will transport you to the entrance point on the Soča River, which will be determined by the instructor based on water levels and your prior knowledge and experience. 

Kayaking

After putting on your gear, you will be instructed on the laws of water flow and the techniques to employ in maneuvering in those situations. In your 5 – 10 km descent of the Soča, you will put into practice the techniques you have learned and build on your knowledge so that you can safely and in a relaxed manner enjoy your kayaking experience.

End of the course

Each day at the end of your trip, our driver will be waiting to transport you back to Bovec. 


Upon return, we will conduct a short analysis and review of the day and agree on the next day’s plan.

Kayaking on Soča River

  • Soča river kayaking in Slovenia is considered by many to be the best sport on the river. Unspoiled nature and close contact with the river offers pure pleasure.
  • Of course, this isn’t possible without proper knowledge and experience. If you don’t possess those assets but would like to, we can take care of that in our kayak courses.
  • We will make sure that you become a genuine kayaker.
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About the kayak courses

  • Our intense multi-day courses on the Soča which last 2 to 3 hours each day will give you the confidence and skills to take on even the most demanding situations on the water
  • Knowledge of the laws and power of water and mastering paddling techniques will enable you to freely enjoy the river, which will inevitably get under your skin and for many will become a lifelong love of this amazing sport
  • In order to obtain proficiency, we recommend at least a 3 day course 
  • If you are a beginner, we recommend that you participate in a one or two day kayak course before taking on the rapids
Soca River 1 day kayak course Bovec, Slovenia #d38d235d-3200-484c-985a-cc65a8f53d58

Discounts

20% discount for children up to 16 years of age

Additional day: 56 €

*Discounts are valid with cash payment only.

Map

Meeting Point

SPORT MIX, Sport Miks d.o.o.

Trg golobarskih žrtev 18

5230 Bovec

Slovenia

GPS:46.3382859 N, 13.5521871 E

FAQ

When is the best time to make reservations for activities?

It is best to make your reservations as soon as you are certain about the choice of activities. At that time, we will agreed on a time and date that suits your desires. It is also possible to make reservations at a later time, even one day in advance.


How do I make a reservation?

Click on "Book now" on this page or use the inline "Booking panel"


When is the best time for kayaking?

In peak season kayak courses are available every day at 8:30 and 16:00.

During low season we are flexible.


What to bring with you?

You only need to bring a swim suit and towel. We provide all the addtional required equipment for the activity.


Where do we meet to begin our activity?

We meet 15 minutes prior to departure at the Sport Mix agency office in the center of Bovec. Our address is Trg golobarskih žrtev 18.


Where are the activities conducted?

All activities, are carried out on the river Soča, where there are designated enter and exit points. We provide transport between the activity location and Bovec so that you have fewer concerns and are free to enjoy.


Is there an additional charge for transportation?

There are no additional charges for transport involved in your activitiy. Your only costs are for your chosen activity. 


Does someone accompany us on our activities?

Of course! Our experienced, professional guides will accompany you on each of your activities to ensure your safety and enjoyment.


Are we insured during our activity?

During your activity you are not insured in case of accidents. We advise Slovene citizens to obtain this insurance themselves in advance of their activities. We recommended that foreign nationals obtain supplementary health insurance before their trip in order to cover any unexpected medical costs that may be incurred during their trip.


How is my security being cared for?

The provider professionally and safely organizes and conducts sport-tourism activities. Our profession and experienced guides will lead you in activities suited to your abilities and desires. Our guides are well-trained and are exceptionally acquainted with the Soča and have all required licenses.

We use only high quality equipment and accessories which have been tested according to European standards.


Is there an age limit for children?

We determine the restrictions for children based on the current conditions of the Soča river and its tributaries. On the day of the activity, we take into consideration the water lever, weather conditions, and type of group (family, older individuals) to determine the route of the activity and the age limit. In the same manner, we exercise restrictions if a person is overweight. These limits are determined after talking with the guests. The most important factors are a person’s ability to swim and his or her experience in similar types of sports activities. Safety first.


How much time is required for each activity?

The type of activity determines its duration. On average, most activities last two and a half to three hours, including travel and preparation.


Do we need to have prior experience?

Participants are not required to have prior experience. However, it is important to know how to swim. The activities are not physically demanding with the exception of hydrospeed and canyoning in Fratarica.

We emphasize that you should not be under the influence of alcohol or other psychotropic drug.

Our activities are not recommended for pregnant women.


Are activities cancelled in case of bad weather?

We hold to the belief of John Ruskin, “There is really no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.”


Can we cancel our reservations in case of unexpected changes?

In the event of illness or natural disaster, you can cancel your activity and we will refund your money (in the case of advance payment).


Can I pay with a credit card?

We accept Visa, Maestro, and MasterCard

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

Price includes

Professional guide

Qualified whitewater kayak instructor

Equipment

Kayak, paddle, spray deck, neoprene suit, anorak, life vest, neoprene shoes, helmet

Transportation

To the location of the course and back to Bovec

Soca River 1 day kayak course Bovec, Slovenia #c27308fb-d15b-49bc-9d31-8b95607b11e9
Soca River 1 day kayak course Bovec, Slovenia #c27308fb-d15b-49bc-9d31-8b95607b11e9
Soca River 1 day kayak course Bovec, Slovenia #c27308fb-d15b-49bc-9d31-8b95607b11e9

Itinerary

Meeting your guide

At the agreed upon time, a friendly welcome will await you at the agency. You will get acquainted with your kayak instructor who will then share some introductory information.

Transportation to the location of the course

After receiving all your kayaking gear, we will transport you to the entrance point on the Soča River, which will be determined by the instructor based on water levels and your prior knowledge and experience. 

Kayaking

After putting on your gear, you will be instructed on the laws of water flow and the techniques to employ in maneuvering in those situations. In your 5 – 10 km descent of the Soča, you will put into practice the techniques you have learned and build on your knowledge so that you can safely and in a relaxed manner enjoy your kayaking experience.

End of the course

Each day at the end of your trip, our driver will be waiting to transport you back to Bovec. 


Upon return, we will conduct a short analysis and review of the day and agree on the next day’s plan.

Kayaking on Soča River

  • Soča river kayaking in Slovenia is considered by many to be the best sport on the river. Unspoiled nature and close contact with the river offers pure pleasure.
  • Of course, this isn’t possible without proper knowledge and experience. If you don’t possess those assets but would like to, we can take care of that in our kayak courses.
  • We will make sure that you become a genuine kayaker.

About the kayak courses

  • Our intense multi-day courses on the Soča which last 2 to 3 hours each day will give you the confidence and skills to take on even the most demanding situations on the water
  • Knowledge of the laws and power of water and mastering paddling techniques will enable you to freely enjoy the river, which will inevitably get under your skin and for many will become a lifelong love of this amazing sport
  • In order to obtain proficiency, we recommend at least a 3 day course 
  • If you are a beginner, we recommend that you participate in a one or two day kayak course before taking on the rapids
Soca River 1 day kayak course Bovec, Slovenia #d38d235d-3200-484c-985a-cc65a8f53d58

Discounts

20% discount for children up to 16 years of age

Additional day: 56 €

*Discounts are valid with cash payment only.

Map

Meeting Point

SPORT MIX, Sport Miks d.o.o.

Trg golobarskih žrtev 18

5230 Bovec

Slovenia

GPS:46.3382859 N, 13.5521871 E

FAQ

When is the best time to make reservations for activities?

It is best to make your reservations as soon as you are certain about the choice of activities. At that time, we will agreed on a time and date that suits your desires. It is also possible to make reservations at a later time, even one day in advance.


How do I make a reservation?

Click on "Book now" on this page or use the inline "Booking panel"


When is the best time for kayaking?

In peak season kayak courses are available every day at 8:30 and 16:00.

During low season we are flexible.


What to bring with you?

You only need to bring a swim suit and towel. We provide all the addtional required equipment for the activity.


Where do we meet to begin our activity?

We meet 15 minutes prior to departure at the Sport Mix agency office in the center of Bovec. Our address is Trg golobarskih žrtev 18.


Where are the activities conducted?

All activities, are carried out on the river Soča, where there are designated enter and exit points. We provide transport between the activity location and Bovec so that you have fewer concerns and are free to enjoy.


Is there an additional charge for transportation?

There are no additional charges for transport involved in your activitiy. Your only costs are for your chosen activity. 


Does someone accompany us on our activities?

Of course! Our experienced, professional guides will accompany you on each of your activities to ensure your safety and enjoyment.


Are we insured during our activity?

During your activity you are not insured in case of accidents. We advise Slovene citizens to obtain this insurance themselves in advance of their activities. We recommended that foreign nationals obtain supplementary health insurance before their trip in order to cover any unexpected medical costs that may be incurred during their trip.


How is my security being cared for?

The provider professionally and safely organizes and conducts sport-tourism activities. Our profession and experienced guides will lead you in activities suited to your abilities and desires. Our guides are well-trained and are exceptionally acquainted with the Soča and have all required licenses.

We use only high quality equipment and accessories which have been tested according to European standards.


Is there an age limit for children?

We determine the restrictions for children based on the current conditions of the Soča river and its tributaries. On the day of the activity, we take into consideration the water lever, weather conditions, and type of group (family, older individuals) to determine the route of the activity and the age limit. In the same manner, we exercise restrictions if a person is overweight. These limits are determined after talking with the guests. The most important factors are a person’s ability to swim and his or her experience in similar types of sports activities. Safety first.


How much time is required for each activity?

The type of activity determines its duration. On average, most activities last two and a half to three hours, including travel and preparation.


Do we need to have prior experience?

Participants are not required to have prior experience. However, it is important to know how to swim. The activities are not physically demanding with the exception of hydrospeed and canyoning in Fratarica.

We emphasize that you should not be under the influence of alcohol or other psychotropic drug.

Our activities are not recommended for pregnant women.


Are activities cancelled in case of bad weather?

We hold to the belief of John Ruskin, “There is really no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.”


Can we cancel our reservations in case of unexpected changes?

In the event of illness or natural disaster, you can cancel your activity and we will refund your money (in the case of advance payment).


Can I pay with a credit card?

We accept Visa, Maestro, and MasterCard

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Kayaking on Soča River
About the kayak courses
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