3 Day Shepherds Retreat


 Slovenia Photo Tours / 3 day photo tour in the remote wilderness of the Slovenian Alps.

City life got you down? Get a taste of life as a mountain shepherd. Soak in the peaceful atmosphere of simple mountain hut life, and let the alpine views of Triglav National Park inspire your photo art.

Why book this tour with Slovenia Photo Tours?

  • Reconnect with nature in a digital detox environment
  • Explore Slovenia’s largest and most stunning National Park
  • Epic views of Mt. Triglav; the highest peak in Slovenia
  • Experience historic mountain culture. The local community preserves traditional building methods for all huts.


  • Location pick up
  • Drop off at the hotel in Bohinj
  • Meet and greet over dinner
  • Breakfast in the hotel
  • A bumpy car ride to the mountains
  • Getting to know Kekec, the shepherd
  • Local, homemade lunch and dinner
  • Photography workshops
    • Landscape
    • Architectural
    • Forest
    • Sunset
    • Night
  • Sunrise workshop
  • Continental breakfast
  • Free time to explore mountain pasture
  • Drive back to the Hotel in Bohinj for lunch
  • Optional – retreat in sauna or swimming pool
  • Drop off at Ljubljana airport or your hotel in Bohinj or Bled.
  • Continental breakfast
  • Drop off at the locations(Ljubljana City, Ljubljana Airport, Bled)

Duration : 3 days
Pick up locations : Ljubljana Airport / Bled / Bohinj
Price : From 440 eur p.p.
Max. number of people : 6

What is included in the tour?
Professional guiding and photography tips
– Accommodation; first night a three star hotel, second night a simple hut with no hot shower
– Three meals per day (vegetarian option available)
– Transportation (Ljubljana Airport – Bled – Bohinj)

Photography tips
– Landscape photography
– Travel photography
– Night photography

Good to know

– We recommend a closed toe sport shoes suitable for walking in the mountains.
–  Warm clothes. The weather in the mountains can be unpredictable. Checking the weather forecast at arso.gov.si before leaving is recommended.
– Subject to favourable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
– Bring all of the photography equipment with you. In the case of a digital camera, tripod and wide lens recommended. It is also recommended to carry it around in the backpack.
– Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair
– Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there is not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund

Find out more about 3 day Shepherd’s Retreat photo tour.