© Facebook / Pot med krošnjami Pohorje
© Facebook / Pot med krošnjami Pohorje

Walking among the treetops of the Pohorje Hills

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The Pohorje Hills is a wooded area in northeastern Slovenia populated with charming mountain villages and ski resorts, one of its most popular spots being Rogla Mountain with an acclaimed ski resort. The destination has well-developed tourism and is attracting many visitors, who come there to ski with their friends and family or to experience a peaceful summer weekend in the untouched nature. As of now, Rogla has another exciting trait to offer – a treetop walk, officially called "Pot med krošnjami", where you will experience a magical walk among and above the green Slovenian woods. 

© Facebook / Pot med krošnjami Pohorje
© Facebook / Pot med krošnjami Pohorje
Rogla, Slovenia
Rogla, Slovenia
3214 Rogla, Slovenia

On top of the world

The walkway begins at the top of the 1517-meter-high Rogla Mountain, which is easily accessible by car; a lovely hiking destination to discover. Being a popular tourist stop, Rogla offers different options for accommodation, including charming apartment houses and a hotel for everyone who would like to extend their vacation there. The entire "Pot med krošnjami" trail is 1043 meters long, including 522 meters of walking on an elevated path above the tree canopies. The trail is concluded with an ascend to a 37-meter-high lookout tower, providing a gorgeous 360-degree view of green nature and Pohorje's mountainous landscapes. Besides that, you will get to see plenty of beautiful sights along the way, which will make you stop and immerse in the natural beauty surrounding you. The attraction can also be wonderful to visit during winter, adding a hint of magic and a magnificent view of snowy hills.

© Facebook / Pot med krošnjami Pohorje
© Facebook / Pot med krošnjami Pohorje

Learn about the importance of forests

While walking along the "Pot med krošnjami" walkway in Pohorje, you will get the chance to learn something new about the diverse nature, types of trees in the woods, and different animal species. Information boards will enrichen your experience at Rogla, and you will return home full of knowledge about the forests and the importance of protecting it. The Pohorje Hills is home to numerous animal and plant species, so if you decide to explore the rest of it, get ready to encounter various kind of living beings grazing and walking around the meadows. 

© iStock / choja
© iStock / choja

The entrance fee for "Pot med krošnjami" in Pohorje is 10 euros for an adult ticket, and there are different prices available for children, families, people with disabilities, and larger groups. This authentic walk among the treetops, 20 meters above the ground of the Pohorje Hills, is suitable for everyone. Young kids will be left impressed and filled with excitement, and this beautiful experience is also enabled for people on wheelchairs. While visiting Rogla, you can even walk to the mysterious black Lovrenc Lakes, which are located only approximately an hour and a half away on foot.

Pot med krošnjami, Pohorje, Slovenia
Pot med krošnjami, Pohorje, Slovenia
Rogla 76, 3214 Zreče, Slovenia

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Karmen Kovac

Karmen Kovac

I am Karmen and I come a green country in Central Europe, Slovenia. I enjoy travelling, getting to know new cultures and learning about myself and the world. On itinari, I will write about beautiful places, unique traditions and other exciting experiences of my home country.

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