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Top Choice Pub in Bovec

Črno Ovca

You may have to search for this tucked-away bar, but the Black Sheep is worth the hunt (hint: it's close to Hotel Kanin). Enjoy the friendly, chilled atmosphere, occasional live music, and opportunity for activities…
Waterfall in Bovec

Boka Waterfall

With a sheer vertical drop of 106m (and a second drop of 30m), Boka is the highest waterfall in Slovenia – and it's especially stunning in the spring, when snowmelt gives it extra oomph. It's 5.5km southwest of Bove…
Castle in Bovec

Kluže Fortress

Built by the Austrians in 1882 on the site of a 17th-century fortress above a 70m ravine on the Koritnica River, Kluže Fortress is 4km northeast of Bovec. It was the site of an Austro-Hungarian garrison during WWI, …
Slovenian in Bovec

Gostilna Sovdat

Sovdat isn't strong on aesthetics and its outdoor terrace isn't as pretty as others in town, but the crowd of locals attests to its popularity and value. Lots on the menu falls under €10, including plentiful pastas …
Slovenian in Bovec

Dobra Vila Restaurant

Easily the best place to eat in town is the polished restaurant at Dobra Vila – preferably in the pretty garden in summer. A carefully constructed menu of local, seasonal ingredients is served to an appreciative cro…
Slovenian in Bovec

Martinov Hram

This traditional restaurant gets mixed reviews, but on a good day you'll enjoy well-prepared local specialities including venison, Soča trout and mushroom dishes. The best place to enjoy them is from the street-fron…