Hemingway’s Trail – I.WW tour


Hemingway’s Trail – I.WW tour


Walk the path of World War I soldiers to one of the most beautiful and unspoiled valleys in Europe, the valley of Soča river.

The Battles of Soča river were a series of 12 battles between the Austro-Hungarian and Italian armies in World War I mostly on the territory of present-day Slovenia.The tour starts with a visit of Italy’s largest war memorial in Redipuglia, continues up the breathtaking scenery of Soča valley to the town of Kobarid, where we visit first world war museum. Kobarid Museum displays exhibits on the events that occurred during World War I on the Soča- Isonzo Front. The described events are related to the adventures and memories of celebrities, among whom are Ernest Hemingway, Erwin Rommel, Arturo Toscanini and Benito Mussolini. Kobarid Museum has received the highest national award, was proclaimed Best European Museum, and won the Council of Europe Museum Prize in 1993. Then  we will be crossing the Julian Alps and reaching Slovenia’s highest mountain pass Vršič. Once on the top you will be rewarded by one of the best and most breathtaking scenery in the Alps.

Departure: by agreement                                  Duration: approx. 8 hours  

Tour price:

  •  170 euro/person for a group of two
  •  125 euro/person for a group of three
  •  100 euro/person for a group of four
  •  90 euro/person for a group of six or more

Tour includes entrance fees to Kobarid WW I museum,visit Charnel house and Kolovrat Mountain WWI Open Air Museum, Soča-Isonzo valley orientational drive, roundtrip transportation, English speaking guide/driver on the tour, VAT, and insurance.