Once you become a traveller, you start making selection of your favourite parts of every journey and a ‘’must to do’’ things you want to experience while travelling. Usually chill out time is an obligatory part of every vacation, but on the other side, we also want to be active and experience something that requires more energy.
Bohinj Valley with its Lake Bohinj, which was made and shaped by a glacier thousands of years ago, is one of the hidden corners in the world that should be mentioned in every traveller's guide book as it offers a great variety of outdoor activities and also represents one of those stunning views that simply makes you want to sit down and enjoy the scenery doing absolutely nothing.
Hostel pod Voglom
lies by the shores of Lake Bohinj, offering its guests a view of the Julian Alps and the reflections of the mountains in the clear water, as it is also tempting to have a swim or try some more adrenaline outdoor activities like canyoning, rafting or paragliding.
Hostel pod Voglom offers many types of accommodation – rooms with private bathroom or shared bathroom, so it welcomes young travellers or families with small children. Hostel owners are constantly in contact with nature by taking care of little goats in the forest at the back of the hostel that have already become a part of hostel staff. Garden and terrace have many chairs to relax on and books from the hostel library to read. In the vicinity there is a high ropes course in Bohinj that invites courageous individuals to try themselves in climbing 8 metres high through different obstacles and enjoy the giant swing at the end of the programme. Slack line park and some hammocks are also available for the guests and tourists passing by.
When you are on vacation, you cannot predict the weather and if you want to plan some activities also in a bad weather after having enough rest, Hostel pod Voglom
& Pac sports agency
organize rafting on Sava Bohinjka river or canyoning in the gorge nearby, which is really convenient also for a rainy day. After the rain, the weather allows stunning views on the surrounding and SUP (stand up paddle) on the lake is a great choice to enjoy on the fresh air. SUPs, canoes, kayaks and mountain bikes are available for rent at the reception of Hostel pod Voglom.
And when you want to get tired and lose some energy to be able to sleep well at night, Hostel pod Voglom is an ideal starting point to go to the mountains. Hiking in Triglav national park is very popular and a beautiful experience since there are various hiking trails, appropriate for experienced hikers or also for those who look for something easier and shorter. Mountain huts are available for multi-day trips and hiking maps are available at the reception of Hostel pod Voglom.
In winter, Bohinj offers Vogel ski centre for skiing and snowboarding fans. Hostel pod Voglom cooperates with ski resort offering ski packages for its guests and includes free snowshoes available for rent so you can explore the snowy countryside.
There is a legend and a fairytale in Bohinj about a magical gold horned goat who rules at these mountains. Dear travellers, you are very welcome to visit a part of the world where you will definitely find a great spot to indulge yourself into the fairytale land, where you can unplug yourself from a everyday life and meet the kingdom of a golden horn …
HOSTEL POD VOGLOM OFFER
Location: on the south shore of Lake Bohinj, 2 km from village Ribcev Laz, 2 km from Ski centre Vogel
Accessibility: by car, bus – the bus stop in front of the hotel, in the winter free Ski Bus to closer Ski centres
Rooms: central building has 15 rooms, annex 32 rooms
Room equipment annex: bathroom, balcony
Room equipment hotel: 3 rooms have private bathrooms, other rooms have common bathroom, dormitory rooms.
Hostel offer: restaurant (dinner), bar, terrace, rent-a-bicycle, rent a kayak or canoe, private beach, ski storage, sport center, slack line park, volleyball, table tennis, table football, billiards, TV room, laundry
Close: boathouse, beach
Particularity: sport centre
Discounts: Members YH International - 10%, renting boats, bikes, outdoor activities – 10%, family discount – 15%, children under 4 years – 100%, children under 12 years - 30%
Distances: post office, shop – 2 km, Bohinjska Bistrica, ski centre Vogel - 2km , railway station – 8,5 km, Lake Bled – 20km, Airport Ljubljana – 67 km
Local attractions: lake Bohinj, Savica waterfall, Mostnica gorge, Pokljuka plateau, valley Voje, mount Triglav, Ski center & zip line park Vogel, Horse ranch Studor…
Address: Ribčev laz 60, 4265 Bohinjsko jezero, Slovenija
Phone: +386 (0) 40 864 202