If you are seeking something for yourselves, your soul and body, you will find it in the Land of Bovec. Here there is plenty of everything that you may secretly desire: well-preserved and wild nature, mountains, the emerald river with its tributaries, the gentle and unique combination of Alpine and Mediterranean climates, centuries of preserved tradition, genuine people, their excellent hospitality and diverse services.
Bovec is a small mountain pearl of Slovenia. This pleasant little town, surrounded by high peaks of the Julian Alps, is a paradise for all of you who wish to get away from the quick and busy city scene.
From Ljubljana the closest way to Bovec is by driving via the town of Kranjska Gora, crossing the border in Rateče and turning left just before reaching Tarvisio. The road will then take you over the Predel Pass to Bovec.
From Nova Gorica you get to Bovec by driving via the town of Tolmin and Kobarid.
From Italy you can drive to Bovec crossing the border in Robič/Stupizza or via Tarvisio over the Predel Pass.
From Austria the closest way to Bovec is by driving via Tarvisio in Italy and over the Predel Pass.
From the Bus Station Ljubljana the bus takes you via the towns of Idrija, Tolmin and Kobarid to Bovec. From the Bus Station Nova Gorica the bus takes you via Kanal, Tolmin and Kobarid to Bovec.
Hostel Soča Rocks offers a shuttle bus (for 8 people) from nearby towns Kobarid, Tolmin and Kranjska Gora and from train stations in Most na Soči, Tarvisio Boscoverde and Cividale del Friuli.
For mountain lovers and hikers in July and August ther is a special "mountain bus" that connects Ljubljana and Bovec over the pictoresque Vršič Pass (program "Gremo v hribe"). In summer time there is also a bus service that connects Ljubljana and Nova Gorica via Bovec.
The closest airports
Klagenfurt Airport 99 km (1h 15 min)
Trieste – Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport 86 km (1h 30 min)
Ljubljana Airport 110 km (1h 30 min)
Venice Marco Polo Airport 183 km (2h 20 min)
Treviso International Airport A. Canova 191 km (2h 25 min)