Can you visit predjama Castle?

Can you visit predjama Castle?

From May to September, you can also visit the picturesque Cave under Predjama Castle. A tour of both of the cave's upper levels takes around 45 minutes and is easy enough to be done by children from the age of six.

How do you get to predjama castle from Ljubljana?

A train service goes from Ljubljana to Postojna train station every hour and takes about 1h. The Postojna train station is located on the East side of the city and there are no city buses connecting the train station, cave, and castle.

How do I get from Ljubljana to Postojna Cave?

By car you can reach the Postojna Cave Park via the A1 motorway from Ljubljana, Koper or Trieste (Postojna motorway exit No. 41, which is two km from the Park). Postojna is almost the same distance from Ljubljana, Portorož, Rijeka and Trieste.

How far are the Postojna Cave from Koper?

45 km

How do I get from predjama Castle to Postojna Cave?

Free shuttle service is available between Postojna Cave and the Predjama Castle during the summer - subject to availability. The ride takes 20 minutes. Another transport option to get from Postojna Cave to the Predjama Castle is the taxi service – the ticket office staff will be happy to provide you with information.

What is this castle built into a cave?

The only thing more fairytale-like than a castle is a castle perched on a 400-meter cliff that's built around the entrance of a natural cave. Oh, and did we mention there's a network of secret passageways? The Predjama Castle in Slovenia has all that and more — and it's open to the public year-round.

How do I get to the Postojna Cave?

Postojna Cave is located in the town of Postojna, only 46km from Ljubljana and it's very easy to get to. Trains run every hour from Ljubljana Train Station to Postojna. It takes approximately one hour and it costs €5,80 (~$6.

When was predjama castle built?

13th century

Who built the predjama Castle?

The castle was first mentioned in 1274 with the German name Luegg, when the Patriarch of Aquileia built the castle in Gothic style. The castle was built under a natural rocky arch high in the stone wall to make access to it difficult.

Was predjama Castle in Game of Thrones?

In 1986, Predjama Castle was one of the filming locations of the film Armour of God with Jackie Chan in the starring role. So, this is a call to all of the Game of Thrones fans as well – come visit the Predjama Castle, and enjoy this amazing historical experience.

What do they drink in Slovenia?

While Slovenians love beer and wine, there's really only one national drink: schnapps.

Do they eat mice in Slovenia?

In Slovenia they are considered a rare delicacy and dormouse trapping is a tradition.

What does a dormouse taste like?

The edible dormouse is very similar to squirrel, with a rich, greasy flavor and only a few mouthfuls of meat on each one.

Why are edibles dormouse?

They look like small, fat grey squirrels with long, black whiskers and large eyes and ears. They are much larger than the native, hazel dormouse and are called 'edible' because they were often eaten, especially in Roman times.

Is a dormouse a mouse?

Dormice are small rodents, with body lengths between 6 and 19 cm (2.

Should I kill mice in my garden?

Wood mice, yellow-necked field mice and voles rarely build up in large enough populations in gardens to become serious pests, so it is usually not necessary to need to eliminate them.

How long does a dormouse live for?

five years