🇸🇮 Planina from Kuren

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The hike to Planina (Špica) from Kuren is an ideal weekend family hike. If you’re looking for something longer, start in Vrhnika or at Star Maln.

At a Glance

Easy hike on a wide footpath – ideal for a short family trip
735 m
Average time
1.5 h
Elevation gain
230 m
Start: 45.979466,14.265043
Peak: 45.971434,14.251496

Starting point Hiking map

Interactive route Download GPX file

In a Nutshell

  • Park at a large parking lot close to Tourist Farm Kuren
  • Take the narrow road toward the farm/St. Nicholas church.
  • At the end of the asphalt road, continue straight onto a narrow dirt road, following signs for Planina
  • You’ll reach the junction with the path from Stara Vrhnika in a few minutes. Keep going straight.
  • In 30-45 minutes of easy walking on a well-marked wide footpath, you’ll reach the gravel road Zaplana–Planina. Turn left; the mountain hut at Planina is only a short walk away.
  • Don’t forget to taste vrhniški štruklji at the mountain hut, or have a great lunch at the tourist farm Kuren.

Map of the Route

The map shows the path we took as recorded by the GPS receiver. Never trust a GPS track wholeheartedly; rely on your senses and maps.