The Seasonal Lakes of Pivka

The Seasonal Lakes of Pivka Nature Park is situated in a basin which is home to bora (burja), a violent cold northerly wind of the Adriatic. The natural and cultural heritage is presented in its most beautiful forms where water, rock and man intertwine. After heavy rainfall, Karst depressions fill with water and intermittent lakes emerge; therefore,…

Pivka Park of Military History

  The Park of Military History (10 km from Postojna town) is a new museum and tourist center that experienced an intensive development over the last couple of years. Various museum exhibits and diverse museum collections offer the visitors a unique insight into the national history as well as the world history. The Komanda Premise…

Slovenia

Discover love There is an old Slovenian saying that when the world was created, each land got something of its own: one got mountains, another sea, this one endless fields, that one dense forests… In the end, when all the lands were priding themselves on their luxuries, Slovenia spoke up: What about me? And at…

Prestranek Castle

The Prestranek Castle estate is surrounded by forests, meadows and numerous natural and cultural sights. In written sources, the castle is mentioned from the 16th century onwards. In the 18th century, the Autrian emperor Charles VI bought the castle together with the estate and annexed in to the Lipica Stud Farm. The traditional of horse…

Ravbar tower and Planina Polje

The Planina Polje is a classic example of a karst polje (a karst field) and is the last of its kind in the river basin of Ljubljanica. The Unica river, which springs in the Planina cave, is paving its way across the fild. Due to the field across which is runs, the Unica river is…