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Region of guiding
The Goriska region
Municipality of Bovec
Special features and special knowledge
Local guiding in the Bovec area (guided hiking tours in nature and also in the Triglav National Park)
Katja Mrakič, Mala vas 91, 5230 Bovec, Slovenia
Faculty of Economics – tourism
Additional information important for guests
A guidance to the museum collection called »Stergulc house stories« in the centre of Bovec.
Bovec stories: The guided tour around the centre of Bovec, rich in history and stories of certain townhouses. The tour ends in the museum collection named »Zgodbe Stergulčeve hiše« (Stergulc House Stories).
Duration: 1,5–2 h; Price: Adults: 15 €, children (up to 10 years) 7 €, students and seniors: 10 €
You are also kindly invited to other guided hiking tours in the upper Soča Valley along the following trails: The Soča Trail, The Alpe-Adria Trail, and The Walk of Peace Trail that leads to water grooves, waterfalls, and to the River Soča along with its streams and gorges.
My guiding programs
The Bovec stories, along the ancient path to the Bovec gate and Stories of miners in Log pod Mangartom.
The guided walk through the center of Bovec rich with history and stories of certain town houses. The tour ends in the museum collection »Zgodbe Stergulčeve hiše« (»Stergulc house stories«).
Duration: 1,5 – 2 h
Price: EUR 15 per person (discount for seniors, students, children and families)
Minimum number of participants: 2 persons
Maximum number of participants: 15 persons
Contact: Katja Mrakič, 00386 31 555 416, firstname.lastname@example.org
Programme: An important road connection has had a huge impact on the development of crafts, tourism … bakers, tradesmen, butchers, coachmen, mayors, innkeepers, hotel managers …
Once newcomers, locals have significantly been affecting the appearance of the actual center of Bovec for the past two hundred years. The town’s center has a special story to tell, dubbed »Plec ima eno pusebno zgodbo« … its echo can be heard and seen in the Stergulc museum collection.
Stories of the Miners in Log pod Mangartom
Take a ride with us to the »knap« history! The Knap tradition in Bovec is very powerful. Strmec, Log pod Mangartom, Bovec »knapi« have been mining in the depths of Monte Re for centuries. Perhaps they have been invited by gold?
Duration: 3–4 h
Price: EUR 25 per person (discount for seniors, students, children and families)
Number of participants: 2–7 persons
Feel free to listen to the knap story. Our trip starts in Log pod Mangartom and continues on the once important road connection over the Predel pass into a former mining town of Rabelj.
To the end the journey through history, let us leave ourselves to the tastes of Bovec sheep cheese and curd at the Tourist Eco farm Černuta in Log pod Mangartom.
Upper Soča valley hiking tours
You are also kindly invited on the other guided hiking tours in the upper Soča valley on the following trails: the Soča trail, the Alpe-Adria trail, the Walk of peace trail that leads to water grooves, waterfalls, and to the River Soča and its streams and gorges.
Emerald river Soča
Breathtaking scenery, crystal clear river, that is refreshingly cold, winds after one of the most beautiful valleys in the Julian Alps.