1-Day to 3-Day Kayak Courses on Soča River in Bovec, Slovenia
Feeling confident? Try kayaking! Book the Kayak courses on Soča now! Rates as low as €68 per person/day. If you would like to improve or discover your kayaking skills, we recommend at least a 2 or 3-day kayak course. Rates: • 1-day course (2.5 hours): €68 • 2-day course (5 hours): €134 • 3-day course (7.5 hours): €195 • Additional day (2.5 hours): €59 Rates include: • professionally qualified whitewater kayak instructor • gear: kayak, paddle, spray deck, neoprene suit, anorak, life vest, neoprene shoes, helmet • transportation to the location of the course and back to Bovec What You Can Expect: Soca river kayak is one of the most enchanting adventures you can experience in Soča valley. You can discover the river in a more intimate atmosphere in small groups and be your own captain of the boat. If you are in doubt and facing imbalance, do not worry, the guide is monitoring your every stroke After learning the basics - it's game time. Soca river kayak will offer you an amazing ride, challenge and motivate you, might get you a bit wet, but we are certain of one thing - you will come back smiling. In the company of an experienced guide, you will paddle your way through rock mazes, play in the currents and eddies, and occasionally quiet your heart in an emerald pool. We guarantee that the kayak Bovec experience is worth the effort. If you are a beginner, we recommend that you participate in at least a two or three-day kayak course before taking on the rapids. Paddle Hard! Soča river kayaking in Slovenia is considered by many to be the best sport on the river. Unspoiled nature and close contact with the river offers pure pleasure. Of course, this isn’t possible without proper knowledge and experience. If you don’t possess those assets but would like to, we can take care of that in our kayak courses. We will make sure that you become a genuine kayaker. Our intense multi-day courses on the Soča which last 2 to 3 hours each day will give you the confidence and skills to take on even the most demanding situations on the water. Knowledge of the laws and power of water and mastering paddling techniques will enable you to freely enjoy the river, which will inevitably get under your skin and for many will become a lifelong love of this amazing sport. To obtain proficiency, we recommend at least a 2 or a 3-day course. In case you haven't tried kayaking yet but you would like just get a one time feeling of it, we recommend you a guided sit-on-top kayak trip. Key Information: • Duration: 2,5 h on the river, 3,5 h altogether • Kayak type: classic closed plastic kayak • Drive: 5 - 15 min • Section: depending on the guide • Level of difficulty: I-II • What you need: bathing suit, towel, dry underwear to change, sun cream The Program We meet in our agency where you will be warmly greeted by our office staff. At the front desk, you will be asked to sign a waiver form and you will be acquainted with your guide. The guide will give you all of the necessary equipment. We don’t put the equipment on at the agency, but we will collect everything in a pack and we will change at the starting point next to the river. You can leave your valuables in the lockers in the office. We recommend you leave only valuables such as wallets, jewelry, and personal documents. Dry clothes, underwear, and towels you can take with you and leave it in the van with our driver. Together with the guide you follow the driver and sit in the van. We advise wearing your bathing suit already under your clothes when you come to the office. You drive to the starting point (approximately 5-10 min drive). At the starting point we change into our gear, we leave the dry clothes with our driver and we start the trip with our guide. Before you start your descent, the guide provides information about safety and you start your adventure. We start our trip on a calmer section of the river, where we first practice the basic kayaking technique and we continue our descent as well on rapids class I-II. The descents vary between 5-10 km, where you practice the new kayaking knowledge, which is important for an efficient, safe and relaxing kayaking. At the end of the trip, our driver will be already waiting for us, where we will change back into our dry clothes and board the van to drive back to our agency in Bovec city center (approximately 10 -15 min drive). In the office we will check out the pictures taken by our drivers and the guide, we analyze the past day and we will make the plan for the next lesson. The last day we arrange the formalities and we exchange farewells until next time. If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
- Captain is included.
- A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
- 1 guest
- Boards & Paddles
I’m Primož. I wear the pants in the family of whitewater enthusiasts and nature admirers who will make your holidays unforgettable. 😉 We combined professionalism and knowledge with our love of water sports, nature and local environment. We are dedicated to making your activities safe, whereas fun is the key to creating some amazing new memories, which will follow you for a lifetime. Till our next adventure together!
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Who can’t attend the kayak courses? - Pregnant women - People shorter than 120 cm - People with mobility impairments - People with back problems and other psychophysical injuries - Non-swimmers - Kids younger than 14 years - People under the influence of drugs or alcohol