only one national park, called Triglav national park (Slov.:
Triglavski Narodni park).
Place:The Triglav National Park lays in the north
eastern part of Slovenia, called Gorenska and Primorska.
The best route to go in is via Bled. Here you will ride
straight to Bohinj.
Nice places: Bohinj lake, Triglav mts., Crna prst,
Flora and fauna:This area lays in the eastern part
of the Alps. The Julien alps, as they are called, contain
many endemic species like Nigritella relhicana. One
can find in the mountains Edelweis (Leontopodium alpinum),
orchids (Nigritella nigra, N. miniata), gentians
(Gentiana lutea, G. clusii, G. pumila,
etc.) and much more. For insects the Triglav are know for
their butterflies, like Apollo (Parnassius apollo)
and many Fritilaria species. Further are there Capercaillie
(Tetrao urogallus), Black grouse (Tetrao tetrix),
rock partridge (Alectoris graeca), grey headed wood
pecker (Picus canus), Bonelli´s warbler (Phylloscopus
bonelli) and much more alpine bird species.
Pokljuka bog is the only high bog in the area and contains
species like Drosera sp., Sphagnum sp. and
other bog species. The fauna is characteristic for bogs.
Camp site:Around Bohinj lake there are several hotels
and campsites. This is a good starting point
Homepage: More information can be found on internet
Infocenter: Infocenter "Triglavska roza Bled", Bled,
Ljubljanska Cesta 27 & Infocenter "Dom Trenta", Soca,
Na Logu, Trenta