Category: Postojna based walks

Walks using Postojna, Slovenia as a base.

31. Rakov Škocjan, near Cerknica

Walk 31 – a walk through Rakov Škocjan, from a Walking Guide to Slovenia. 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 Distance – 5km/3miles Height gain –  … Read the rest

30. Velika Slivnica, near Cerknica

Walk 30 – a walk to Velika Slivnica, from a Walking Guide to Slovenia. 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 Distance – 9km/5.6miles Height gain – approx   … Read the rest

29. Škocjan Caves and the River Reka

Walk 29 – a walk from the Škocjan Caves Visitor Centre, from a Walking Guide to Slovenia. Modern painted beehives, Slovenia. After visiting the wonderful Škocjan Caves, why not spend a few hours wandering alongside the River Reka to find a ruined castle above a deep gorge and the attractive village of Famlje. Start/Finish – Škocjan Caves visitor   … Read the rest

28. Hrastovlje, Slovenia

Walk 28 – a walk from Hrastovlje, from a Walking Guide to Slovenia. Dance of Death fresco, Hrastovlje You can easily combine this this walk with a visit to see the wonderful frescoes, including the ‘Dance of Death’, in the fortified church of Sv. Trojica, which is also the walk’s starting point. Sv. Trojica, Hrastovlje, Slovenia Start/Finish – Hrastovlje  … Read the rest