About Logar Valley
The Logar Valley is one of the most beautiful Alpine glacial valleys in Europe. It extends into the Kamnik-Savinja Alps from the north. A part of the Solčavsko region, tradition and nature have found harmony here, serving as a good example of sustainable development. As an added value to agriculture and forestry, tourism offers an opportunity for relaxation in the peaceful ambience of the landscape together with activities such as hiking, cycling, horseback riding and photography - the park has received a Future in the Alps Award from CIPRA for the successful management of a protected area.
The Solčava Panoramic Road is unique in its beauty, taking you along the pearls of the natural and cultural heritage of the Solčava Region, with breathtaking views of the peaks and valleys and past subsistence highland farms, producing everything nature offers and man creates with love. Together with Krištof the shepherd boy it traces his lost sheep from the village of Solčava, along the trail of their proud masters and shepherds, with twenty unforgettable stops across a large portion of the region, which also includes the Logar Valley, Robanov kot, Matkov kot, and Podolševa. It leads you through timeless experiences and mysteries surrounding Lintver the dragon and the creation of these mysterious places full of originality.
Natural sights nearby include a Natural history and ethnographical trail, hiking trails for al abilities, alpine and climbing tours, waterfalls, a 1000 year old yew tree, to the mountain cottages and farmhouses, a cave under the mountain of Olševi, that used to be a shelter of ice-age hunters 20 thousand years ago. Cultural attractions in the area include the cathedral in Gornji Grad, lots of churches, many museums, collections and exhibitions of art.
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