Hiking to Krn lake.
DURATION TIME: 6-7 hours
ALL YOU NEED: Basic hiking equipment is required
ABOUT THE TOUR
Join us on an unforgettable adventure to the largest and most awe-inspiring high mountain lake in Slovenia! Nestled 1,391 meters above sea level within the breathtaking Triglav National Park, this natural wonder awaits your exploration. Spanning approximately 350 meters in length and 150 meters in width, with a mesmerizing depth of 17 meters, this enchanting lake is a sight to behold.
Our journey begins at the charming hut of Dr. Klementa Juga in Lepena village. Over the course of 2 to 3 hours, we will ascend approximately 750 meters, immersing ourselves in the captivating beauty of the surrounding landscape. The trail, while not overly challenging, offers a satisfying level of fitness difficulty at 2 out of 5, making it suitable for families with children aged 10 and above.
Most of the trail winds through serene woodlands, creating a tranquil atmosphere as we make our way towards the lake. As we approach our destination, the path gradually opens up, revealing panoramic vistas that will leave you in awe. It is advisable to bring sunscreen, as the final 30 minutes of the hike offer ample exposure to the sun.
Once we reach the lake, we’ll take a well-deserved break and indulge in a refreshing snack, surrounded by the pristine beauty of nature. Basking in the tranquility of this high mountain oasis, you’ll have the opportunity to unwind and absorb the serenity that only such a remarkable location can provide.
Afterward, we’ll embark on a leisurely two-hour walk back to our starting point. Including driving time, the estimated duration for this entire adventure is 6-7 hours, ensuring an immersive experience that will create lasting memories.
Don’t miss out on this captivating excursion to one of Slovenia’s most breathtaking destinations. Join us as we discover the wonders of the Krn lake, an adventure that promises beauty, tranquility, and a sense of accomplishment for all who embark upon it.
Pick up in Bovec
Start of the hike in Lepena
Refreshing break and snack at the Krn lake
Walking back to the valley
Driving to Bovec
Snack and drink
Other personal expenses
WHAT I NEED
Basic hiking equipment is required (hiking shoes, sportive clothes, sunglasses, hat).
In hot summer days it is recommended to bring the sunsreen.
There is a snack and drink included in the tour but it is recommended to bring at least 2L of water and some extra snacks for the way up.
If you have any medical issues it is recommended to call us before booking the tour.