There are many who think that the Soca river, with its waters emerald green, is the most beautiful in Europe. The truth is that its course is full of impressive places: from narrow gorges to powerful torrents. A river wonder It is born in the heart of the Julian Alps, in the westernmost part of Slovenia, and flows into the Adriatic Sea, in the northwest of Italy. By the way, they call it the Isonzo River there.
The beauty of this alpine river attracts numerous visitors, as the environment promises great moments of adventure in contact with nature. The spring from which the Soca river is born is no less than 1,100 meters above sea level.
The Soca Valley is one of the most attractive places in Slovenia for its wild nature and the richness of its fauna and flora. Lovers trekking They have a paradise here, because the panoramic views of the valley are most spectacular.
In this marvelous setting, the 140 kilometer long Soca course winds its way between white stones. It is also the dream place for lovers of fishing, since the soca trout, native to the place, lives in its waters.
Sports on the river
The river is perfect for sports aquatic. In fact, there are many tourists who are fond of this type of activities who come there to enjoy their slopes and descents. Hydrospeed, canyoning or kayaking are some of the sports that you can practice in the Soca river. And for the calmest, interesting boat tours rubber.
Any approach to this emerald green river (it maintains this incredible color throughout its journey) will be exciting. Is such his magnetism and beauty, which in 2008 its surroundings served as the setting for some scenes from the film The Chronicles of Narnia.
SOČA VALLEY - Rolling in the river Soča(best rafting adventure in Europe) (June 2022)
- water sports, nature, rivers