Camping in Triglav National Park (TNP) is the best experience, that you can get in Slovenia, but you can camp only in official campsites. Outside of these areas camping is strictly forbidden. So be aware, because you can get up to 1000 € of fine, if they caught you “wild” camping. Therefore you are not allowed to sleep in vehicles and there are no car parks for campervans. All for the reason that we preserve the unique environment and keep it sustained for the next generations. Above all, Triglav National Park camping sites provide the best contact with nature.
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The list of 5 Triglav National Park camping sites with best locations in or close to Triglav National Park
The campsites with facilities in the park are at Bohinj lake, in Trenta Valley near Soča River and in Lepena Valley. Besides there are campsites, that are located in the vicinity of the park. Like Bled, Kranjska Gora, Bovec, Tolmin, Kobarid, Bohinjska Bistrica, Gozd Martuljek and Mojstrana towns.
You can hardly imagine a spot more perfect for camping than here at Zlatorog campsite. It is located on the shore of Bohinj Lake, some places for tents are with a view over the lake. Consequently, the location is perfect for all sorts of outdoor activities. Likewise, it offers everything you need for a pleasant and peaceful stay in harmony with nature. You can swim in the lake in summer months, rent kayaks and canoes at the camp and you can go hiking all around.
The starting point for many tours:
From the campsite you can head towards the top of Mt Triglav or to the Valley of Triglav Lakes. An easier option is a hike to Savica waterfall. Even more, you can go on a panoramic trail above the lake, starting on Mt Vogel, which you can reach with a cable car. Another option is multiday trekking in the Julian Alps.
Kamp Korita is one of the most authentic camps in Slovenia and probably in the entire Alpine mountain range as well. It is situated in the heart of Triglav National Park in the village called Soča, right next to »gorges« of the Soča River. To nearby Bovec is 12 km. You can go hiking on Soča trail directly from the campsite or hit the higher peaks of the Julian Alps. Likewise, you can go rafting and kayaking from Bovec town, also zip-lining, paragliding, mountain biking, etc. There are numerous options and probably it’s very difficult to find a person that wouldn’t be amazed by the charms of river Soča, as well the valley itself and the mountains, of course.
Back to the nature eco-camp is in Kranjska Gora, a picturesque little town in the foothills of Julian Alps. Another perfect spot for exploring Triglav National Park on foot. There is a road that leads to the top of the highest mountain pass in Slovenia, called Vršič. Along the road, you can find cemeteries from WWI and Russian chapel, dedicated to fallen Russian soldiers. At the same time, you can explore numerous natural attractions. You can even go cycling on a trail that goes on ex railways. It leads you all the way through Upper Sava valley and further to Italian Belopeška lakes.
This is a 5-star glamping place very close to the famous Lake Bled. No extra words needed, let us just remind you, that Lake Bled is a perfect starting point for hiking in Triglav National Park. So you can do all sorts of tours of different varieties.
This campsite has a direct view of Mt. Triglav and is situated between Karavanke and Julian Alps in a peaceful location by a small village. To Vrata Valley is just a couple of minutes of walking and at the end of the valley, there is a wonderful view of Triglav Nort face wall- more than 3 km wide and 1 km tall. It is one of the biggest in Eastern Europe. You can use Vrata Valley for a starting point to climb the top of Mt Triglav. Also, you can start from the neighboring Krma valley.
In conclusion, start your vacation in one of the most beautiful Triglav National Park camping sites and experience a wonderful adventure.