Things to Do In and Around Kobarid, Slovenia

Things to Do In and Around Kobarid, Slovenia, Kobarid, Slovenia (B)

Ernest Hemingway described Kobarid as “a little white town with a campanile in a valley”. The small village is now home to the Kobarid Museum, the Italian Mausoleum, and several surrounding area hikes including those mentioned below as well as the long Walk of Peace journey and the short Great Kozjak Waterfall hike.

When visiting Kobarid, be sure to stay at Hisa Franko and enjoy a six-course meal cooked by the number one female chef in the world in 2017, Ana Roš.

Hisa Franko was once a roadside inn, a village mill, a countryside estate, and a hospital in World War I where it is rumored Ernest Hemingway was treated for injuries during the war after his ambulance was hit by a mortar shell. Now it operates as a hotel and restaurant, though Ana and Valtar like to call it their home.

Valtar handles their wine and cheese cellar while Ana handles the kitchen. We stayed the evening and were treated to a tour of their wine and cheese cellar where Valtar talked about the cheese he makes, the wines he selects and the time they together spend pairing the wine with the restaurant menu. We tasted a sparkling wine with cheese lollipops which were spectacular! ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Things to Do In and Around Kobarid, Slovenia
Guide Location: Slovenia » Kobarid
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Elizabeth Bankhead
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Hisa Franko
  • World War I Museum
  • Il Rifugio Pelizzo