The Great Soča Gorge
TRIP TO ONE OF THE MOST BEAUTIFUL NATURAL SIGHTS ON THE SOČA RIVER
THE GREAT SOČA GORGE FROM RESIDENCE SOČA
The Great Soča Gorge are located on the Soča river near the Lepena valley. The gorge are 750 meters long, in some places only 2 meters wide, and are surrounded by walls up to 15 meters high. Here you can see the beautiful green-blue colour of the river Soča. They are an important natural value of the Triglav National Park.
Distance: 2.5 km
Walking time: 0:42 h
Ascent: 45 m
Descent: 47 m
Highest point: 495 m
Lowest point: 461 m
From our accommodation, we turn left, where we walk along the main road to the first bridge, where we cross the Soča River.
In the direction of Great Soča Gorge
On the other side of the river, turn right and follow the signs in the direction of the Small and Great Soče Gorge.
On the way
On the way
The path takes us along the river Soča. First we see Small Soča Gorge on our right. After visiting the Small Gorge, join the road that leads to the beginning of the Great Soča Gorge. We can walk further to the wooden suspension bridge and the grove, because we can sit by the river and watch the blue-green gorge.
AFTER AN ACTIVE DAY
Our modern apartment complex comprises 4 buildings and offers 19 above-standard apartments in which tradition and comfort join hands. Our accommodation offers excellent opportunities to relax after an active day:
- whirlpool and sauna,
- massages in the apartment,
- rental of sports equipment (including hiking poles and electric bicycles),
- help in organizing additional activities
The apartments are designed with respect for the pristine nature of the Triglav National Park and the cultural heritage of the local environment. They are characterized by spaciousness, brightness, carefully selected natural materials and top-quality equipment in a modern Alpine style.