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Triglavski Dom na Kredarici

The highest mountain lodge in Slovenia is most popular with Triglav visitors.
Elevation
2515 m
Group size
350
Season
June - September
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This is the highest located and most visited mountain lodge in Slovenia. Because of the great altitude, it’s a good starting point for the final part of the Triglav tours. It offers a spectacular view to the north and south, and also looks on the top part of the Triglav climb, so visitors can often observe hikers as they make their final steps towards the peak.

Kredarica is also the highest meteorological station in Slovenia and 2 meteorologists are there at all times, even during the winter. The lodge is officially closed in the wintertime, but even then the weathermen will welcome you with open arms and offer you something to eat. In the winter, Kredarica is a popular destination for tour skiing, while a winter ascent of Triglav summit is only reserved for the most experienced mountaineers and can only be done in the right conditions. The lodge can accommodate almost 350 people and has 300 seats in its dining rooms and in front of the lodge.

Access
From Krma Valley: 5:30h
From Pokljuka: 5:30h
From Vrata Valley: 5:30h
Interesting tours
Triglav: 1:30h

Things to know

Triglav is amongst the most popular mountains in Slovenia. It has a great symbolic value for us and the saying goes that you are not a true Slovenian until you stand on its summit. Therefore, you can expect a lot of people on the mountain in the high season (July-September), especially on weekends. On week-days, however, it is much more peaceful. Luckily, our guides have some tricks up their sleeves when it comes to avoiding the crowds. Hint: they know exactly when and where to go.

Thousands of people climb Mt.Triglav every year. Some come better prepared than others, who underestimate the climb, which can lead to accidents. But with the right approach, knowing the weather conditions (especially the possibility of thunderstorms and snowfall), with the proper safety equipment and an experienced guide, you can minimize the objective dangers and feel completely safe.

Mountain huts in the Slovenian mountains are very cosy and authentic, but provide only basic comfort. Don’t expect too much luxury. Early bookings are usually rewarded with a room but if all rooms are full there are dormitories. There is no shower and the lavatories are basic. There is running water but it is not drinkable. The food is tasty and local but the menu is limited to a few dishes and drinks.

The earlier the better. The highest season, from July to September, it is not unusual for huts to be fully booked for months ahead. Weekdays are better but we still suggest bookings at least a month in advance. Last-minute bookings are very dependable on the weather – if the forecast is not a perfect bluebird, then some spots usually become available a few days before.

Expert Local Guides

Our professional guides know the local terrain and are trained to make this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity both safe and enjoyable.

Equipment Rental

We can provide all the special gear you need, like helmets, harnesses, and more.

Hassle-Free

We handle route planning, accommodations, transfers, and anything else you prefer not to deal with, so you can enjoy a carefree hike.

Trusted by Many

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