Soca river is certainly an adrenaline paradise for all water sports enthusiasts. There are many activities going on on the river, but the most popular ones are definitely kayaking and rafting. Kayaking and rafting have been the tourists’ favorite for quite some time now, generating a lot of business for the Bovec area, especially in the summer months. So what kind of activities are kayaking and rafting? Read on to learn more about them.
Soca river kayaking
Soca river kayaking is an activity that involves being in small one or two-person kayak, that enables you to travel through the river, navigating with the use of paddles. Kayaking can take place on calm water or through the river rapids, it all depends on a person’s experience as well as his training. On Soca, there are many different trips you can take with a kayak. Depending on your level of expertise, you can decide which one is the most suitable for you. If you are not too confident about your abilities, it is always a good idea to opt for a guide, so he is always there to help in case something goes wrong.
Rafting Bovec is generally considered to be the more extreme of the two and is slightly more popular than kayaking. It includes a vessel that is big enough for a group of people, who navigate through the river, especially across the river rapids. Even though it is considered an activity that very much spikes up your adrenaline levels, rafting Bovec can be suitable for children if done in a proper area, where the water is not as fast. Perfect for training your group work skills, rafting is a very fun sport and is generally very safe with the use of proper equipment and guidance.