Bovec is a picturesque little town in the Slovenian Julian Alps. To the world we are known as the adrenaline capital of Slovenia. Therefore, we are an ideal destination for all those who love active holidays. But, Bovec is much more than just sports.

Let us take you on a tour around the valley. There are many magical places you shouldn’t miss. Check our list and read the interesting stories. We promise you an adventure full of crystal clear water, photogenic waterfalls and mysterious gorges. But also legends long hidden by the vail of time and historical events that have written our story. Then decide which ones you will visit when here.

BOVEC AND SURROUNDINGS

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Bovec

St Ulrich Church

Old walls of Bovec parish church are hiding many stories.

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Bovec

St Lenart Church

Gothic church hidden in the forest has a magical bell tower.

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Bovec

Ravelnik Museum

Isonzo front outdoor museum set on the Austrian defence line.

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Bovec

WWI Cemetery

Last resting place of Austrian soldiers who fell on Isonzo Front.

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Srpenica

Lucy Christalnigg

Memorial to countess Lucy, Isonzo Front first civilian victim.

SOČA VALLEY

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Lepena

Soča Gorge

Canyon where Soča river has the most magical colours.

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Lepena

Šunik Stream

Circular forest trail along the stream of Lepenjica.

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Soča

WWI Cemetery

Last resting place of soldiers who died in military hospital.

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Trenta

Kugy Statue

Bronze statue of the father of alpinism in the Julian Alps.

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Trenta

WWI Cemetery

Last resting place of Austrian soldiers who fell on Isonzo Front.

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Vršič

Zlatorog Statue

Statue of Zlatorog, mythical golden horned chamois.

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Vršič

Military Cable Car

Upper station of the military cargo cable car and viewpoint.

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Vršič

Russian Chapel

Wooden chapel dedicated to Russian prisoners of war.

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Vršič

Ajdovska Deklica

Giant face of a girl shaped on the slope of Mt Prisank.

KORITNICA VALLEY

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Kluže

Kluže Fortress

Old stronghold between steep slopes and deep gorge.

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Log pod Mangartom

WWI Cemetery

Isonzo Front cemetery of Austrian and Bosnian soldiers.

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Predel Pass

Predel Fortress

Stone pyramid and statue of lion from Napoleonic wars.