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Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps

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At an altitude of 1611 metres, the mountain pass at Vrsic is the highest in the eastern Julian Alps and provides a natural link between the Savska and the Soska valleys. You may wish to have a relaxing cup of coffee or even stay the night at the...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Kranjska Gora 4270, Slovenia
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I was a bit surprised, but It was still very busy at the Vrsic Pass in September. And there were also roadworks with traffic lights on different road sections. Even so, it is a beautiful route with great views. I liked the view at the...More

Thank Globetrotter045
Reviewed 1 week ago

A place where a lot of military prisoners of war died when building the path over the Vrsic pass during the 2nd WW. There is a church build by the Russians who were the prisoners of war. Vrsic pass is nice place where you can...More

Thank Matejuse
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on a day trip to the Julian Alps and was not disappointed. The views and scenery throughout the trip could not be better. Of all the trips on offer I would rate this one the best.

Thank mmg671
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove this 25km stretch from Kranjska Gora to Trenta valley at a slow pace, soaking in the glorious views and experiences en route. We spent over 3 hours completing the route with ~50 hairpin bends, armed with a very useful map provided by the...More

1  Thank Anuj_Mithani
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Do not miss the opportunity to drive through this pass if you have the time. We drove this way around when traveling from Bled to the Brda region for some wine tasting. Some of the most spectacular mountain scenery, well worth the drive. We drove...More

1  Thank Leanne L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recommend the hikes to Visoki Mavrinc and Slemenova Spica. We spent 4 days in the Julian Alps and the Slemenova Spica hike was our favorite.

1  Thank Diana L
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Ddlve the whole route from Trenta to Kranjska Gora through the Vrsic Pass. The route is not difficult but one needs to careful especially since there are ongoing roadworks. The scenery from the highest part is very nice unless you drive on a cloudy and...More

Thank Christian F
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Insufficient parking at the top for peak periods, so visitors had parked directly on the road either side of the summit reducing it to one lane without passing places for several hundred metres on either side, the road had become blocked as vehicles had met...More

4  Thank Warren C
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Stunning place to visit even if its raining. The views are great and well worth seeing. Best option is a rental car

1  Thank Brenton K
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Wow, what an amazing drive over the Vrsic Pass and this is from a person who is not keen on heights and has the potential for car sickness. Thankfully there was not a lot of traffic so we took it slowly, stopping occasionally to take...More

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kinky28
July 16, 2018|
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Response from Christian F |
There designated parking areas through the area. A map indicating them could be useful
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August 12, 2015|
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Response from Stephen C | Reviewed this property |
Your question has been answered very well, but I wanted to add that as you have young and old in your group, you should always ask a local or someone walking in the other direction about how easy the path is. Some are much... More
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