Triglav via Ferrata

2-Day Tour, Vrata Valley to Vrata Valley

The symbol and pride of Slovenia, Triglav is both the highest and the most popular mountain of the Julian Alps in the heart of the Triglav National Park. The powerful peak, rising well above the others, attracts the nation and their visiting guests to conquer it at least once in a lifetime. Interwoven with numerous secured routes, there is one route in particular that boasts superlatives. The longest and the most difficult route, which is also the most precipitous and wild, yet at the same time the most beautiful and panoramic. That’s only the “Bambergova” Triglav via ferrata route also called “Čez plemenice”, winding its way at a right angle to the vertical and majestic Triglav North Face. Wild landscape, heart-pounding views and the “royal” trail will fill every mountaineer with unforgettable feelings of great pride, satisfaction and accomplishment that only difficult mountains can.

Itinerary

Day 1 | Aljaž Hut - Kredarica

Upon meeting at the Aljaž Hut in the Vrata Alpine Valley and checking the hiking and via ferrata gear, we head straight towards the majestic Triglav North Face. After about two hours we reach a pass called Luknja, where we strap on the climbing harness and helmet and enter the via ferrata section. We carefully pass the climbing section, enjoying incredible views of the North Face and other mountains across the Vrata Valley, and then continue our way towards the Triglav peak. After about six hours en route, we finally reach the top of Triglav, Slovenia's highest mountain. The first-timers will be surprised to learn of the Slovenian mountaineering habits, and everyone will be mesmerised by incredible views from the very top of Slovenia. Then, we return slowly back down and spend the night at Kredarica, the highest lying mountain hut in Slovenia.

Day 2 | Kredarica - Aljaž Hut

The next morning after breakfast we slowly return back to the Vrata Valley taking another less precipitous route down the Triglav North Face.

Is This for Me?

Adventure Style

Alpine via Ferrata | Climb | For those who love climbing and mountains, our secured via Ferratas are absolutely adorable when you sneak high up the steep faces in the rugged and awe-inspiring Alpine world.

Length and elevation gain

13 h, 1,849 m | 2-day tour; estimated 6-hour ascent, 4-hour descent. 1,849 meters of elevation gain.

Client to guide ratio

4 : 1 | Small group experience; Max 12. Guide ratio 4:1.

Age Requirements

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

Experience required:

Yes | For mountain enthusiasts with basic climbing experience.

Fitness level

Moderate (3/5) | For moderately fit outdoor enthusiasts and the above; 5-7 hours most days.

Technical level

T3 | For mountain enthusiasts with basic climbing experience. Surfaces: mountainous terrain with steep ascents/descents, uneven trails, sections of exposed and secured climbing.

What's included

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

What's not included

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

Recommended equipment

Via ferrata set, climbing harness, climbing helmet, basic hiking gear.

Additional information

The tour can be shortened to one day for those in very good shape and skills. Group size minimum 3.

Availability And Enquiry

Currently there are no available dates for this tour.
Please contact us to arrange date for you.

Available extras

  • Tour preparation 300 € 8 video calls, 2 extra intro days
  • Pro via ferrata equipment 50 €
  • Single room 50 €
  • Airport pick-up 100 €
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