Interesting Villages and Towns 

 
Explore quaint villages and hidden corners of the Gorenjska countryside

 

The destination of Radol'ca is full of charming village centres featuring authentic Gorenjska architecture. At the crossroads of them all is quaint Linhart Square, which is the heart and soul of the town of Radovljica. Explore towns and villages with a wealth of history and unique ethnological heritage.

 

Here in the Radovljica countryside there are villages that have attained world-class achievements, and towns and villages that have a special place in the hearts of the population. The villages of Kropa and Kamna Gorica, which lie beneath the Jelovic plateau in the Lipnica valley, are known for their distinguished iron forging heritage.

 

Radovljica on the terraces of the Sava river

Radovljica is the sweetest Slovenian town, also known as the town with the most sun in Gorenjska.

Kamen Castle

Begunje is the birthplace of Slovenian popular folk music and the inspiration for numerous songs by Slavko Avsenik.

Traditional houses by the Kroparica stream

Slovenia's former iron forging centre is tucked away in the lush Lipnica valley and invites you to explore its preserved cultural heritage.

The old village forge

A picturesque iron forging village beneath the Jelovica plateau with numerous water troughs and small bridges, which has earnt it the name 'Mini Venice'.

Village Ljubno

Houses, brimming with frescoes, are packed closely together on the slopes of the former pilgrimage Church of the 'Stricken' Mary.

The Mošnje Ethnological Museum

On reaching Mošnje you are greeted by two equestrian centres on one side of the road, and on the other by Vila Podvin, which satisfies even the most demanding of gourmets.

Zgornji Otok

Preserved farmhouses beside the local road, above them the walled Church of St. John the Baptist.

The park next to the Basilica of Mary Help of Christians

The village of Brezje is best known for its Basilica of Mary Help of Christians, which attracts pilgrims from Slovenia and abroad.

Lesce with the Julian Alps in the background

Once a small village, today the capital of skydiving and the home of the Gorenjka chocolate factory.

 

News & Blog

 

Half-day hiking tours in Radovljica and the surroundings

Fabulous autumn weather, school holidays and the COVID-19 pandemic – due to the latter we are confined to our home municipalities. So, what now?

23.10.2020 13:26
Tourist facilities during the COVID-19 pandemic

With effect from 16th October, new, stricter measures come into force to try to combat the spread of coronavirus. Restaurants must close, while some museums will remain open.

 

 

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