Alpe Adria Trail OPENING EVENT

5. OPENING EVENT – Hike along the Soča Trail Saturday, 3 June 2017, from Camp Korita to Bovec

An all-day trip from Soča to Bovec along the shortened stage 24 of the AAT trail, following the emerald River Soča, enriched with music performances and local cuisine.

The participation is free of charge, however, the number of participants is limited; you can register until the 31th May 2017 or until all the places are filled.

Parking spaces will be available at the assembly point at the Bovec airport, transportation to the starting point will be provided.




The Alpe Adria Trail, the three-country trail connecting Mt. Grossglockner with the Adriatic Sea, is becoming one of the most well-known European footpaths due to its diversity, cultural heritage and natural beauty. The opening event, organised by a different country each year, will be hosted at the Soča Valley this year. The cultural programme will be composed with the help of the Orkesterkamp – the summer orchestra school taking place each year in Bovec. Additionally, the culinary events will help you get to know and taste some local delicacies. You’ll be accompanied by experienced guides of the Triglav National Park.



1)  9.00: Assembly of hikers at the Bovec airport and bus transfer to the starting point

2) 9.30: Assembly of hikers at the starting point

Welcome speeches (Valter Mlekuž, Mayor of the Bovec Municipality; Eva Štravs Podlogar, State Secretary at the Ministry of Economic Development and Technology; Christian Kresse, Director of Kärtner Werbung; Marco Tullio Petrangelo, Direktor of Promoturissmo FVG and Janko Humar, Acting Director of Dolina Soče tourist board)
music: the TrobiNOVA brass instrument quintet

3) 10.00 - 11.30: Hike from Camp Korita to Penzion Klin (entrance to Lepena)

Food: “čompe” (potatoes) and cottage cheese
Music: the Cellostrike cello quartet

4) 12.00 - 13.30: Hike from Penzion Klin to the Kršovec magic point

Food: Bovški krafi
Music: Paso doble (guitar and flute)

5) 13.30: 14.30: Hike from the Kršovec magic point to Vodenca/Camp Liza

Food: lunch with jota (stew), lamb and dessert
Music: the Nova jazz quartet

From 15.30 – 17.00 (or later): hike to the airport (10–15 minutes), transport will also be available


Leaflet with more info:




LTO Bovec
Trg golobarskih žrtev 8
SI-5230 Bovec
Tel: +386 (0)5 384 1919