Articles associated with - Cerknica

31. Rakov Škocjan, near Cerknica


Walk 31 – a walk through Rakov Škocjan, from a Walking Guide to Slovenia.

The River Rak in Zelske Jame, Rakov Škocjan

This short walk is packed full of interest! Explore collapsed caves, walk over natural rock bridges, peer down into underground rivers and enjoy a leisurely stroll through the woods and meadows along the Rak river.

Start/Finish – Rakov Škocjan

The River Rak in the Rakov Škocjan gorge

Distance – 5km/3miles

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30. Velika Slivnica, near Cerknica


Walk 30 – a walk to Velika Slivnica, from a Walking Guide to Slovenia.

On Velika Slivnica

On Velika Slivnica

This fine walk to the summit of Velika Slivnica is rewarded with superb views over the intermittent or ‘disappearing’ lake of Cerknica, Cerkniško jezero.

Start/Finish – Cerknica

Disappearing lake of Cerknica - Cerkniško jezero

Disappearing lake of Cerknica – Cerkniško jezero

Distance – 9km/5.6miles

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Postojna, Slovenia

Predjama Castle, near Postojna

Predjama Castle, near Postojna

Postojna is a modern bustling town and the commercial centre for quite a wide area in the region of Notranjska. Without a doubt most people visit the town to take the 1 1/2 hour tour of the Postojna Cave (Postojnska Jama), a series of passages, caverns and halls, hollowed out by the Pivka River.   … Read the rest

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