Triglav Lakes – Double Lake

1-Day Tour, start from Bohinj (pick-up in Bohinj or Bled)

A sunny open trail, enchanting rolling hills and pastures, sunlit mountains towering above green lakes, and meadows of pink flowers. A place one could easily find in a fairytale, the Double Lake is perfect for young families and those who wish to take it easy and simply enjoy pristine nature of the Triglav National Park. Recommended for anyone throughout the year.

Itinerary

Starting above Lake Bohinj from the Blato Plateau, we first follow the signs for the picturesque plateau Planina pri Jezeru (Plateau by the Lake). We then turn our route towards the second plateau called Dedno Polje, and yet another plateau afterwards called Planina Ovčarija (Sheep Plateau). Finally, as we approach the towering mountains above a long Alpine valley, we know we just crossed over to the high-lying Valley of the Triglav Lakes and soon after we reach the Double Lake Hut. Please note that it's about 3.15 hours to the Double Lake Hut for adults, which should make a 5-hour walk up for young families. Highly recommended to extend the trek over two days, spend the night in the Double Lake Hut and return to the valley the next day.

Is This for Me?

Adventure Style

Day Intermediate | Hike | Feel your heart pounding as we rush up a wildflower-speckled trail, be enchanted by high-Alpine landscape, and lie in soft grass below towering mountains.

Length and elevation gain

6 h hiking, 700 m | 1-day tour; estimated 3.5-hour ascent, 2.5-hour descent. 700 meters of elevation gain.

Client to guide ratio

12 : 1 | Small group experience; Max 12. Guide ratio 12:1.

Age Requirements

8+ | All travelers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Fitness level

Easy Active (2/5) | Great for outdoor novices to active hikers; 3-6 hours of activity per day.

Technical level

T1 | No previous hiking or climbing experience is necessary. Surfaces: rolling or mountainous terrain with typically easily ascending trails, some steep ascents/descents and uneven trails.

What's included

  • Expert mountain guiding
  • Transportation
  • Meals and beverages
  • Fun

What's not included

  • Accommodation
  • Travel insurance
  • Other expenses of a personal nature (alcoholic beverages and non-outside group meals, snacks etc.)

Recommended equipment

Basic hiking gear.

Additional information

Recommended to extend the trek over two days and spend the night in the Triglav Double Lake Hut.

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Availability And Enquiry

Dates Availability Price
May 2020
Mon, 11 May - Mon, 11 May Available 110 € Make Enquiry
Mon, 25 May - Mon, 25 May Available 110 € Make Enquiry
June 2020
Mon, 8 Jun - Mon, 8 Jun Available 110 € Make Enquiry
Mon, 22 Jun - Mon, 22 Jun Available 110 € Make Enquiry
July 2020
Mon, 6 Jul - Mon, 6 Jul Available 110 € Make Enquiry
Mon, 20 Jul - Mon, 20 Jul Available 110 € Make Enquiry
August 2020
Mon, 3 Aug - Mon, 3 Aug Available 110 € Make Enquiry
Mon, 17 Aug - Mon, 17 Aug Available 110 € Make Enquiry
Mon, 31 Aug - Mon, 31 Aug Available 110 € Make Enquiry
September 2020
Mon, 14 Sep - Mon, 14 Sep Available 110 € Make Enquiry
October 2020
Mon, 12 Oct - Mon, 12 Oct Available 110 € Make Enquiry
Mon, 19 Oct - Mon, 19 Oct Available 110 € Make Enquiry
Mon, 26 Oct - Mon, 26 Oct Available 110 € Make Enquiry
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