Riding on Gravel in Slovenia

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Slovenia Gravel Biking | Hut to Hut Bikepacking

SLOVENIA | GRAVEL BIKING TOUR | HUT TO HUT BIKEPACKING

 

9-day gravel biking tour from the western part of Slovenia to Ljubljana via Alps and green valleys. An amazing gravel riding experience at the northern part of Slovenia with rides on nice gravel roads, trails, distant roads, ... Gravel Riding Slovenia is much more than just a usual biking tour. We have designed a perfect Hut-to-Hut gravel cycling experience that combines great riding and exploring, everything one loves about a journey.

This great Slovenian gravel riding tour is all about exploring the places less traveled, via single track trails, gravel and abandoned dirt roads, carrying only essential gear with you. It's a tour in the northern part of Slovenia and a combination of gravel biking and hut to hut and simple-boutique accommodation.

The tour is characterized by generally gentle single tracks through mid-elevation meadows and open Alpine areas, surrounded by high mountain peaks and emerald coloured mountain rivers. This route connects many of the best, most continuously rideable gravel roads, with some quiet dirt roads riding close to the northern Slovenian loop.

 

Facts:

  • Duration: 9 days / 8 nights.
  • Activity: Gravel Riding - Hut to Hut Bikepacking.
  • Length: 526 km / Elevation: Climb - 15930 m / Descent: 17185 m
  • Grade: Moderate to Challenging.
  • Accommodation: Mountain huts and boutique local Accommodation.
  • Date: From May 15th to October 30th.
  • Booking: Any day of the week.
  • Start of the tour: Arrival city is Ljubljana.
  • End of the tour: Ljubljana.
  • Price: 1.380€ (min. 4 bikers in group).
  • Note: This biking tour involves riding through remote and rugged terrains.

 

It's one of the finest bikepacking tours in Slovenia,

created and performed back in 2017.

1,380 €

9 Days

Gravel Biking

INFORMATION

Difficulty: Moderate to Challenging

Bike skill level: Intermediate+

Bike fitness level: Level 4 (7 is max)

EXPERIENCE

Each day of this sensational gravel bike tour will inspire your sense of adventure. It’s all about exploring Slovenia by gravel bike.

WHEN TO GO / DATE

May 15th - October 30th

START / END LOCATION

Ljubljana, Slovenia

LJUBLJANA / POHORJE MOUNTAINS RIDE DAY

PERFECT GRAVEL WARM UP

  • Early morning introductory meeting in Ljubljana and a private transfer to Maribor - Pohorje / 1,5-2h.
  • Gravel riding from Ruška koča (Pohorje) to Slovenj Gradec.
  • Accommodation in a small and charming Farmhouse***, Slovenj Gradec.
  • Dinner at the farmhouse.
  • 75 km / C-2180 m, D-2980 m / 6-7h / gravel 95%, tarmac 5%

RIDE TO PECA DAY

GREAT GRAVEL RIDING DAY

  • Breakfast at the farmhouse.
  • Gravel cycling from Slovenj Gradec to Peca Hut.
  • Accommodation in Mountain Hut***, Peca.
  • Dinner in the mountain hut.
  • 50 km / C-2640 m, D-1660 m / 6-7 H / gravel 90%, tarmac 10%.

RIDE TO AN AMAZING VALLEY

GRAVEL RIDE ABOVE ALPINE VALLEYS

  • Breakfast in the mountain hut.
  • Gravel riding from Peca Hut to Logarska Valley.
  • Mountain Hut or Local farmhouse, Logarska Valley.
  • Dinner in the hotel.
  • 48 km / C-1570 m, D-2200 m / 5-6h / gravel 80%, tarmac 20%.
  • Optional accommodation: Family-run Hotel Plesnik****, Logarska Valley.

KARAVANKE MOUNTAINS RIDE

RIDE TO HEAVEN

  • Breakfast in hotel.
  • Gravel riding from Logarska Valley to Kofce Mountain / Šija.
  • Accommodation in Taborniški Dom on Šija ** (Mountain Hut).
  • Dinner in the mountain hut.
  • 66 km / C-2100 m, D-1950 m / 6-7h / gravel 65%, tarmac 25%.

RIDING ABOVE LAKE BLED

GRAVEL RIDING POETRY

  • Breakfast in the mountain hut.
  • Gravel riding from Mt Šija via Zelenica, Valvasor Hut, Mojstrana to Kranjska Gora.
  • Accommodation in Mountain Hut Tonka ***, Kranjska Gora.
  • Dinner in the hotel.
  • 69 km / C-1980m, D-2165 m / 6-7h / gravel 70%, tarmac 30%.
  • Optional accommodation: hotel ***, Kranjska Gora.

JULIAN ALPS STAGE

MOUNTAIN PASS GRAVEL RIDING

  • Breakfast in hotel.
  • Gravel riding from Kranjska Gora to Bovec via Vršič Mountain Pass (1611m).
  • Accommodation on Farmhouse in Soca Valley (Bovec).
  • Dinner in the hotel.
  • 48.5 km / C-1250 m, D-1380 m / 5-6h / gravel 40%, tarmac 60%.
  • Optional accommodation: Hotel***, Bovec.

SOČA VALLEY RIDE

EMERALD RIVER GRAVEL DAY

  • Breakfast in hotel.
  • Gravel cycling from Bovec to Tolmin via Kobariški stol.
  • Accommodation in Mountain hut (above Tolmin).
  • Dinner in the hotel.
  • 58.5 km / C-1450 m, D-1180 m / 6-7h / gravel 55%, tarmac 45%.

FLYING HIGH RIDE

IN THE MIDDLE OF NOWHERE

  • Breakfast in hotel.
  • Gravel riding from Tolmin to Cerkno.
  • Accommodation in a Farmhouse ***, Zakojca.
  • Dinner in the farmhouse.
  • 32 km / C-1160 m, D-660 m / 5-6h / gravel 30%, tarmac 70%.

RIDE TO THE CAPITAL - LJUBLJANA

A WILD BIKING DAY

  • Breakfast in farmhouse.
  • Gravel riding from Cerkno (Zakojca) to Ljubljana via Škofja Loka.
  • Accommodation in hotel***, Ljubljana.
  • Dinner in the hotel.
  • 83 km / C-2600 m, D-2195 m / 7-8h / gravel 65%, tarmac 25%.

WHY RIDE THIS GRAVEL TOUR

  • Breathtaking scenery of the Slovenian Alps.
  • Discover beautiful Pohorje and amazing Logarska Valley (Green Valley)
  • Gravel riding in Triglav National Park.
  • Welcoming hosts and expert gravel biking guides.
  • Finest mountain hut to mountain hut bikepacking tour in Slovenia.
  • Great riding and exploring everything you love about the real outdoor biking journey.
  • Gravel biking along Soča Valley on beautiful and natural biking trails.
  • Enjoy riding on rideable and distant gravel roads.
  • Enjoy rich gourmet region with traditional flavours.

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