Pre-Trip-Information-Slovenian-Lakes


PRE-TRIP INFORMATION – SLOVENIAN LAKES

Dear swimmer!
We look forward to seeing you soon on our swimming trip to Slovenian Lakes and River. Your guides for this trip will be Borut Strel and Julija Dakskobler and you can contact them on +386 31 648 750 (Borut, also whatsapp).

You can also reach Hotel Jezero at: [email protected] or +386 4 5729 100.

Meeting Time:
First day of the trip at 19.30 pm at the Hotel Jezero lobby. http://www.hotel-jezero.si/.  If for some reason you cannot arrive by that time, it is fine and we will do a short briefing with you the next day.

Google Map: https://goo.gl/maps/ySA2zLiCH6L2

Finish Time:
Last (4th) day of the trip at around 13.00h.

Travel Info:

You need to travel to Lake Bohinj, Slovenia. Please feel free to contact each other regarding travel times and transfers. For pre-arranged transfers from Ljubljana Airport to Hotel in Bohinj, you can contact us directly ([email protected]). The cost is 90 EUR for up to 3 pax and 110 EUR for 4-8 pax. You may want to arrange to share a transfer with other guests to reduce the cost. You can also travel from Ljubljana Airport by bus or shuttle. Buses for Lake Bohinj go via Kranj town where you wait about 20-30 min for Lake Bohinj connection, shuttles go to Lake Bled where you need to take a bus to Lake Bohinj. Here is the link for bus schedule and prices from the Ljubljana (Jozeta Pucnika) airport: Bus | Ljubljana Airport (lju-airport.si)

Arriving by car:|
There is free parking available behind the hotel for hotel guests, so please ask at the reception where to park.

If you require any additional stay before or after the trip, please have a look at our Trip Notes. For Hotel Jezero, please email at  [email protected] or phone: +386 4572 9100.

Important Tips:
a) PDF Trip Notes file: https://bit.ly/3eFdnQz

b) Local currency is Euro and ATM’s are available around. The hotel is safe and it takes card payments.

c) Please upload your travel health insurance to your account online. We also advise you to have a printed copy with you on paper. See our website for more info: https://www.strel-swimming.com/travel-insurance/

d) Swimming towels and swim caps/hats. We will provide you with our own Strel Swimming towels and swim caps.
Please bring with you one water bottle marked with your name on it on the top. We will use this water bottle to offer you drinks while you swim.

We hope you all enjoy our Slovenian Lake Swimming adventure! Please don’t hesitate to ask if you have any further questions.

Best regards and safe travels,

Strel Swimming Team