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Explore stunning natural wonders, the immaculate landscape and the unique creativity of the Karst people going back 1,000 years …

The Škocjan Caves Park

The Škocjan Caves Park

The world famous Škocjan Caves with its breath-taking underground canyon and dripstones...

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Lipica Stud Farm

Lipica Stud Farm

Listen to the story of the world-famous stud farm and meet over 300 white Lipizzan horses.

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Štanjel

Štanjel

Both the medieval village with castle and the Ferrari Garden are shining examples of architecture and Karst culture.

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Cerje Peace Memorial

Cerje Peace Memorial

A monumental memorial to the defenders of the Slovenian homeland, with beautiful views from Cerje Hill.

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Karst Living Museum

Karst Living Museum

A thematic park with more than 20 km of cycle and hiking trails among different karst phenomena.

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Vremščica

Vremščica

A mountain ridge peaking at 1,027 m, blooming slopes and pastures, sheep and cheese.

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Brkini

Brkini

A green area of fruit and fruit-based brandy, friendly farms and many opportunities to relax in serenity.

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The Škocjan Caves Park
Lipica Stud Farm
Štanjel
Cerje Peace Memorial
Karst Living Museum
Vremščica
Brkini

The Škocjan Caves Park

The world famous Škocjan Caves with its breath-taking underground canyon and dripstones...

More

Lipica Stud Farm

Listen to the story of the world-famous stud farm and meet over 300 white Lipizzan horses.

More

Štanjel

Both the medieval village with castle and the Ferrari Garden are shining examples of architecture and Karst culture.

More

Cerje Peace Memorial

A monumental memorial to the defenders of the Slovenian homeland, with beautiful views from Cerje Hill.

More

Karst Living Museum

A thematic park with more than 20 km of cycle and hiking trails among different karst phenomena.

More

Vremščica

A mountain ridge peaking at 1,027 m, blooming slopes and pastures, sheep and cheese.

More

Brkini

A green area of fruit and fruit-based brandy, friendly farms and many opportunities to relax in serenity.

More

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3. 9. 2021


Karst osmica attracts guests with excellent wines [🍷] and typical Karst dishes [🥩] . Today’s opening of ‘osmica’ at the Kmetija Kosmina farm marks the beginning of the autumn round of traditional osmica events in the Karst.
[👉] Check the dates of events at other farms where you will get to taste local wines and traditional home-made dishes served in their courtyard. More: https://bit.ly/OsmicaInTheKarst
#visitkras #spoznajtenašepravebarve #ifeelslovenia #tastekarst #tasteslovenia #mojaslovenija
[📷] Alan Kosmač
 

30. 8. 2021

When was the last time you had a picnic in nature? [🦋] [🌳] Picnics are all about leaving the kitchen or restaurant and spending time in good company, surrounded by nature. We are very lucky in Slovenia to have plenty of beautiful natural sites to choose from.
#visitkras #ifeelslovenia #sloveniaoutdoor #idejazaizlet #outside
 

7. 8. 2021

A typical Kras dessert [🥧] was created at the farm for a festive occasion. The recipe takes a lot of time and effort. The main delicacies in the countryside were leavened dough, “potica” roll and “pinca” bread, plum dumplings, rolled dumplings and apple strudel [😋]

#visitkras #ifeelslovenia #tasteslovenia #domače #tastekarst
[📷]  Jost Gantar

29. 7. 2021

It’s 𝐖𝐨𝐫𝐥𝐝 𝐁𝐢𝐨𝐝𝐢𝐯𝐞𝐫𝐬𝐢𝐭𝐲 𝐃𝐚𝐲!     

Human beings are essentially connected with other living beings in nature. Through millions of years of evolution, billions of different living beings have developed and each of them has its unique place in nature. 
Owing to its diverse species, the 𝐒𝐥𝐨𝐯𝐞𝐧𝐢𝐚𝐧 𝐊𝐚𝐫𝐬𝐭 ranks among the richest areas in Europe and also among biodiversity hotspots in the world.
#visitkras #biodiverziteta #kras #MojaSlovenija #ifeelsLOVEnia
[📷]  Borut Lozej, arhiv Park Škocjanske jame, Slovenija

24. 7. 2021

In the Karst region, August is the month when we celebrate Terano wine and Karst prosciutto. In 2020, the Terano & Prosciutto Festival would have celebrated its 50th year. However, the global circumstances sadly did not allow this to happen. That is why, this year, we have prepared five themed events, dedicated to all those who have been making the festival possible and attracting visitors to our doors for over 50 years. 
#visitkras #ifeelsLOVEnia #praznikteranainpršuta #mojaslovenija #tastesLOVEnia #karst 
📷 Jaka Koren & Sol&Poper  food+product styling

3. 7. 2021

💡Book your holiday on the Karst! Enjoy enchanting 🌳 nature and total tranquillity, with ⭐ starry skies at night and a feeling of warm hospitality at every step. In the striking Karst and Brkini landscape, you will truly feel like you have come far from the everyday world. It doesn’t matter where you decide to stay – an authentic Karst experience is always within reach.
👉https://bit.ly/KarstAccomodations

#visitkras #visitbrkini #ifeelslovenia #idejezadopust #touristsvoucher
📷 Jaka Koren in Sol&Poper food+product styling 

20. 6. 2021

Experience the same adrenaline rush as the first 🔎🥾 explorers of the Škocjan Caves Park, Slovenia, in the Hanke Channel, one of the largest underground canyons in the world!
More info and reservations: → http://bit.ly/HankeChanel
#visitkras #ifeelslovenia #škocjancavespark #caveexploring 
📷 Borut Lozej

19. 6. 2021

 Come and experience the hospitality of the authentic homely environment, with delicious local cuisine. Visit an ‘osmica’ traditional event!  http://bit.ly/Osmica2021
#visitkras #Kras #mojaslovenija #ifeelslovenia #osmica #tasteslovenia 
[📷]  Adrian Durm

15. 6. 2021

 On this day in 1907 the Slovenian academic painter and graphic artist LOJZE SPACAL was born. He is considered one of most prominent fine artists  in post-war Slovenia and Italy, and also received global recognition with the pinnacle of his creativity – graphic techniques. He is known as an artist of Istria and the Karst, as he was inspired by motifs from both regions, transforming them into his own artistic language.
 Visit the Lojze Spacal Gallery (http://bit.ly/SpacalGallery) at Visit Štanjel and take a walk along the Spacal Trail (http://bit.ly/SpacalTrail), which links the villages of Štanjel and Škrbina where Spacal spent much of his time and was also buried.
#visitkras #ifeelslovenia #Kras #lojzespacal #škrbina #štanjel #visitštanjel #nadanasnjidan

5. 6. 2021

[World Environment Protection Day]    
It is everyone’s responsibility to take care of the environment. Every single one of us can add their own piece into this puzzle. Every little gesture makes a change:
- supporting our local  farmers
- buying  recycled products
- using reusable  shopping bags
-  walking short distances rather than driving there
- not littering  nature 
- … 

#svetovnidanokolja #worldenvironmentday #narava #Kras #visitkras #MojaSlovenija #ifeelslovenia
[📷]  Ivana Žigon

13. 4. 2021

There are plenty of hiking and cycling trails in the Karst and Brkini, beckoning you to come and take a walk, and breathe some fresh air, while still following the advice regarding the containment of the coronavirus.
🚶 hiking trails: http://bit.ly/visitkarst-hiking-trails
🚴 cycling trails: https://www.visitkras.info/en/things-to-do/cycling/

#VisitKras #Kras #Brkini #hiking #biking #active #Sloveniaoutdoor #tripidea

2. 4. 2021

Are you familiar with these fluffy flowery plants of the Pulsatilla genus that turn the still uncut grass of karst meadows into a beautiful sight? They bloom at this time of year, around Easter, so they were named greater pasque flowers. ⚠️ In Slovenia, these flowers are endangered and protected, so do not pick them – you can admire them where they grow. ⚠️

#Kras #karstlandscape #easter #flowers #spring #nature #extinctspecies #flora

10. 3. 2021

Did you know that about 400 shepherd’s corbelled huts have been preserved in the classical Karst? 🏚 Most of them were built in the second half of the 19th and the first half of 20th century. With solid walls and roofs, they used to provide shelter to shepherds, as well as to farmers and stonecutters. Similar dry-wall huts were built also in other regions in Europe, especially in the Mediterranean that has plenty of stones. 🪨

7. 3. 2021

Explore the beautiful tree-lined paths in Lipica on the back of a Lipizzan horse, across endless meadows and into the forests of the Karst Living Museum, where you can admire karst phenomena at every step. Get to know the Karst while riding a Lipizzan horse!

#zivimuzejkrasa #živimuzejkrasa #outdoor #outdoors #sloveniaoutdoor

1. 3. 2021

Are you looking for an idea for an easy walk in nature? Then Kokoš Hill is just the right choice! Last winter the Karst and the hut on Kokoš Hill were visited by the travel blogger @ninatravels1

#visitkras #ifeelslovenia #igslovenia #exploremyregion #traveltomorrow #travelgram #travellust #backpacking #backpackingtheworld #backpackinglife #Karst #Kras #spoznajtenašepravebarve #meetourtruecolors #easywalk #kokoš #hut #hill #travelblogger #sloveniaoutdoor #ninapotuje #pohodništvo #pohodniškepoti #hiking #walkingpath #hikindworldwide #hikinglovers #outside #sprehod #excursion

📷 @jostgantar

27. 2. 2021

In the silence of the mysterious Karst underground world, the water droplets slowly but persistently create new shapes. 💧

#visitkras #ifeelslovenia #Karst #Kras #spoznajtenašepravebarve #meetourtruecolors #ifeelsLOVEnia #vilenica #tripideas #buckletlist2021 #slovenia #visitslovenia #cave #caves #caveexploring #cavephotography #karstcave #karstcaves #stalactites #stalagmite #stalagmites #caveformations #speleology #waterdroplets #sloveniaoutdoor #outdoorphotography #naturephotography #earthpix #wonderful_places #wonderfulplaces
📷 @Peter Gadei

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