A diverse region with a pristine landcape, numerous scenic nature trails and remarkable cultural and technical heritage. The Idrija and Cerkno hills are every cyclist’s dream. Choose a short and easy tour, or a long and difficult one, where a high level of physical fitness is crucial. Climbs to the nearby summits will reward you with unforgettable views. And there are plenty of treats for downhill fans too. You will look back fondly on your adventures in the wonderful setting, the peaceful and unspoilt natural environment,the clean rivers and warm people, and you will be eager to return.Cycling tours
The waymarked routes include: the Contraband Trail (45 km), Across the Vojskarska Plateau (35
km), Tracing Bloudek (56 km), Trail to the heart of the Idrija forest (78 km), Across the Cerkno
Hills (62 km) and Tracing flutes and taverns (50 km). Circular, the routes start in Idrija or Cerkno.
They follow quiet country roads, dirt roads and trails on the Ledine, Vojsko, Šebrelje, Krnica and
Črni Vrh plateaus, along the edge of the Trnovo forest and through the Cerkno Hills. Suitable for
mountain and touring bikes, the routes take in numerous natural and cultural attractions. There
are several MTB downhill trails for thrill-seeking riders, with the Javornik Bike Park as the epicentre
of “gravitational” action.Cycling packages
The 2-, 3-, 5- and 7-day cycling packages
- bed and breakfast accommodation at Hotel Cerkno,
- entry to the short-course thermal pool,
- bicycle storage and tour information kit.
Optional shuttle service, tour guide hire and purchase of lunch packs.
Price: from EUR 63–200 per person.Additional offer
Javornik Bike Park, freeride and downhill trails (Lome near Črni Vrh nad Idrijo, ++386 40 370 838)Maps and guidebooks
- Idrija and Cerkno Cycling Trails catalogue
- Idrija and Cerkno map (1 : 50 000)