ACTIVITIES

ACTIVITIES

ACTIVE VACATION IN BOVEC

Bovec is getting more and more popular tourist destination in Slovenia. The Alpine-Tourist Center offers many different options for active vacations. Bovec‘s most popular on-land activities are hiking and cycling but the main reason Bovec is so special, is Soča river and water activities such as rafting, canyoning, kayaking. All of these activities are just perfect if you want active holidays you will never forget!

 

RAFTING

DURATION TIME: 150min (90min on water)
TOTAL DISTANCE: 8-10km
ALL YOU NEED: swimwear and a towel

Rafting along the Soča River is the most popular experience in Bovec and it is perfect for anyone who wants to try an unusual fun on the water.

It is suitable for couples, families and as well for larger groups of people, team building, etc. One raft can hold from 4-8 people. The licensed guide will be with you on a river all along, so you don’t need a technical knowledge to do it. All you need is swimming basics and you are ready for a party that nature offers us. Soča River has different difficulty levels, so ride is adapted to the abilities and wishes of the guests and current conditions on the river.

Water activity season runs from March to October, so rafting experience is different from time to time. In July and August river is the warmest and the lowest, while in the spring months we have higher water level, which gives us a little bit faster rapids, perfect for all adrenalin junkies.

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CANYONING


Canyoning offers unforgettable experience in nature. The natural water park runs along the riverbed formed by water. You are jumping into the pools and sliding on a rocky slide, descending with rope and swimming in clear transparent pools. This is  guided activity so you don’t need any experience. Only requirements are swimming basics and anticipation for adrenalin aventure! Canyoning is suitable for individuals, couples, larger groups and families, so basically everyone who wants to follow the stream along its canyon. The season runs from March to October. Natural water slides and pools are an excellent refreshment during hot summer days.

 

BASIC CANYON SUŠEC

DURATION TIME: from 120 to 210 min
TOTAL DISTANCE: 2km
ALL YOU NEED: swimwear and a towel

Walking to the entry point takes from 20 up to 30 minutes. This is a medium difficulty canyon. You can choose to bypass any waterfall or jump if you encounter difficulties. You will be able to jump 7m deep and roll down a 12m waterfall with a rope where the adrenaline will not be missed.

For more difficult canyoning, ask your guide.

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KAYAKING

Kayaking on Soča River is suitable for experienced users and beginners. It’s perfect for everyone who wants adrenaline experience that include stuning nature views from beggining till the end. The rapids offers wild waters kayaking for more experienced paddlers, but there are also calmer sections on the river where beginners can get to know basic kayak techniques. Our guides will adjust the difficulty of kayak descent according to your knowledge.

DURATION TIME: from 90 min to 120 min
ALL YOU NEED:  swimwear and towel.

 

KAYAK SCHOOL


Kayak school is perfect for those who wants to refresh their paddling knowledge and for beginners who wants to learn basic kayaking skills. Based on water levels and your knowledge you will paddle different parts of the river and we will adjust the course to every individual. At the end of the course you will be able to freely experience the river.

For more information contact us: aquatoursbovec@gmail.com

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HYDROSPEED

DURATION TIME: from 60 to 80 minutes
TOTAL DISTANCE: 8km
ALL YOU NEED: swimwear and a towel

Do you want to try an exciting water adventures on Soča River? Then hydrospeed is the right choice for you! With the warmer neoprene dress, fins, rescue jacket, helmet, neoprene boots and river board you will sail along the riverbed of the Soča river with your guide. You don’t need any hydrospeed knowledge, the only thing that you need is basic swimming skils. The water activity season runs from April to October, so the water experience differs from time to time. You will swim with a bord along the rapids of wild water, and you also swim in the easy stream of the beautiful river Soča. Perfect experience on the beautiful river with a lot of fun!

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ZIPLINE

DURATION TIME: from 150 to 210 minutes
ALL YOU NEED: comfortable clothing and hiking shoes

One of the largest zipline parks in Central Europe and the largest in Slovenia is located in the valley of Krnica, between two hills: Kanin (2587m) and Rombon (2207m). It is suitable for everyone who wants a lot of adrenalin and loves speed.

Can you imagine floating on a rope 1300m above the water level? Do you want to know the feeling sliding down 5 ropes above the Krnica valley between 500 and 600m long? Experienced and entertaining guides and breathtaking views over Bovec valley will take care of making the most frightened become heroes! Guides will give you a safety belt, gloves, helmets and your adventure will start. 200m above the ground and at speed of 50-60km/h you will be flying free as a bird and soaking in the beauty that nature gave us.

Zipline is suitable for all adrenalin junkies, couples, families, groups, as well as those who want to overcome the fear of height with unforgettable experience.

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PARAGLIDING


DURATION TIME: 150 to 210 min
TIME IN AIR: from 20 to 30 min or from 30 to 60 min (depending on wind)
ALL YOU NEED: comfortable sports wear and proper footwear (hiking shoes)

Do you want to experience the Julian Alps and the Valley of the Soča river with a large dose of adrenaline? Then you will have to try tandem paragliding and enjoy nature from a bird’s-eye view. Paragliding in a tandem flight does not require any prior knowledge or experience.

Popular take offs for paragliders in Bovec and around the Bovec valley:
Mangart Saddle (1947m) – Exceptional panoramic view of the Julian Alps. Landing point in Log pod Mangartom.
Breginjski (Kobariški) Stol(1406m) – More than 20km long ridge with a glamorous view of the valley and a venue of numerous competitions in the paragliding will take you breath away.

 

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