Road cycling

Popular road cycling routes lead past many of the natural and cultural sights in the Triglav National Park. The roads to Mangart and Vršič are especially popular with road cyclists.

There are plenty of road cycling routes of varying difficulty levels in the Bovec area.

Cycling trip to Bavšica

  • route: Bovec-Bavšica,
  • length: 7.9 km,
  • difference in altitude: 220 m,
  • difficulty: medium difficulty cycling route.

sights on and along the way:

 

Cycling tour to Predel (1156 m)

  • route: Bovec-Log pod Mangartom-Predel,
  • length: 33.8 km,
  • difference in altitude: 740 m,
  • difficulty: medium/very difficult cycling route.

sights on and along the way:

 

Cycling tour to Vršič (1611 m)

  • route: Bovec-Trenta-Vršič,
  • length: 62.4 km,
  • difference in altitude: 1230 m,
  • difficulty: very difficult cycling route.

sights on and along the way:

 

Cycling tour to Mangartsko sedlo (2040 m)

  • route: turning for Mangart (1100 m)-Mangartsko sedlo
  • length: 23 km,
  • difference in altitude: 940 m,
  • difficulty: very difficult cycling route.

sights on and along the way:

  • the Mangartski potok stream,
  • Loška stena,
  • the Mangart plain,
  • Mangart,
  • the Belopeška jezera lakes,
  • Rdeča skala.

 

Every year, road cyclists gather here to compete in the popular Bike Ride to Mangart.

Other cycling routes are just as popular but easier and with smaller differences in altitude (e.g. Bovec-Trenta).

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