It is primarily the center of outdoor tourism in the Julian Alps. Adrenaline lovers here will find all outdoor activities. Sixty agencies have ready for you a wide range of activities . From the mountain bike rental where you can start, you can also try zip-line, rafting in Soča river, canyoning adventure, hydrospeed or kayak rental, mountain climbing, rock climbing, caving and exploration of mysterious labyrinths, tandem paragliding and skydive, sightseeing flights, scooter rental after conquering alpine via ferratas or offering climbing and fun parks in nature. You will definitely not be bored in Bovec. You can mix a plethora of commercial activities either with fantastic alpine hiking and amazing hikes to the alpine peaks or swimming in the emerald river Soča. Bad choice isn´t lounging out in the grass somewhere high in the mountains, where usually you don’t meet a people in all day.


The canyoning agency Purple Rocket is located directly at the Garni Hotel in Bovec. It is a czech canyoning base in Bovec, a czech agency with czech instructors, a czech approach and a czech service. So if you prefer real professionalism, security, flexible approach, small and reduced groups, personal approach, new destinations and especially programs in places where local agencies do not go, then be sure to try this option. You will surely be pleasantly surprised. Purple Rocket is a canyoning professional and in their offer you will find canyoning around Bovec but also on the italian side of the border in still untouched and often virgin places. They will lend you all the equipment and you will be accompanied by an experienced instructor with an international license. You don’t need anything you shouldn’t have for a short weekend tasting. All you need is taste, a little courage and time.

Cycling and alpine hiking

The immediate vicinity of Bovec is especially suitable for mountain bikes, but fans of road cycling will also enjoy themselves here. At the hotel reception you will find a detailed offer of routes and excursions. However the Julian Alps are extremely favorable for alpine tourism. The white limestone mountains hide numerous ascents to the surrounding summits. From the normally accessible to tourists to all-day demanding via feratas in thousand-meter walls. Programms and tips for a family with small childrens but as well as sports-minded individuals, looking for challenges in the demanding and steep lines of summits. We will be happy to advise you and help you choose a suitable program, commensurate your preferred difficulty and time requirements.

Optional trips

If you don´t choose from the above offer, you can just wander around the local attractions individually or use the optional offer of hotel trips. Every day of the week from Monday to Sunday we organize guided tours for you, which are intended for a wide range of people. From enthusiasts of adventure to gourmets and wine tourism lovers. The offer is intended for all age groups. Mostly are day trips sightseeing and are aimed at visiting nearby and more distant destinations in Slovenia. So every day, do a themed trip with a return to the hotel in the early evening. Offer optional excursions can be found at the hotel reception.