Upper Carniola

Upper Carniola is a traditional region of , the northern mountainous part of the larger Carniola region. The centre of the region is , while other urban centers include Jesenice, , , , and .

Notable Places in the Area

, also known as Deserted Castle above the Lipnica, is a castle ruin near the settlement of in Upper Carniola, above Lipnica Creek, in the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is located in , in the northwest part of , only a few "air" kilometers between airports in Slovenia and . Photo: XJaM, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Photo: Doremo, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Photo: Johann Jaritz, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a small village on a plain between Jelovica plateau and the Karavanke range. Photo: Hladnikm, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a town on in the Upper Carniolan region of northwestern . Photo: Meho29, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in the Upper Carniola region of northern . Photo: Kaktus999, Public domain.

Upper Carniola

46.3333° or 46° 20' north
14.1667° or 14° 10' east
Open Location Code
473 metres (1,552 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Aragonese: Alta Carniola
  • Belarusian: Верхняя Крайна
  • Catalan: Alta Carniola
  • Chinese: 上卡尼奧拉
  • Croatian: Gorenjska
  • Czech: Horní Kraňsko
  • Estonian: Ülem-Krain
  • Finnish: Gorenjska
  • French: Haute-Carniole
  • Gallegan: Alta Carniola
  • Hungarian: Felső-Krajna
  • Hungarian: Gorenjska
  • Indonesian: Carniola Hulu
  • Indonesian: Gorenjska
  • Italian: Alta Carniola
  • Japanese: ゴレンスカ
  • Japanese: ゴレンスカ地方
  • Korean: 고렌스카
  • Latin: Carniola Superior
  • Macedonian: Горењска
  • Macedonian: Горна Краина
  • Norwegian: Gorenskaja
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Gorenskaja
  • Persian: گورنجسکا
  • Polish: Górna Kraina
  • Portuguese: Alta Carniola
  • Portuguese: Alta Carníola
  • Portuguese: Gorenjska
  • Russian: Верхняя Крайна
  • Russian: Гореньска
  • Serbian: Gorenjska
  • Serbian: Горењска
  • Serbo-Croatian: Gorenjska
  • Slovak: Horné Kraňsko
  • Slovenian: Gorenjska
  • Spanish: Alta Carniola
  • Spanish: Goreniska
  • Spanish: Gorenjska
  • Tatar: Югары Карниола
  • Ukrainian: Верхня Крайна
  • Urdu: بالائی کیرنیولا
  • Krain Hulu

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