Idrija lies among the green hills of western in the . It is located between the Alpine and the Karst regions. As the oldest Slovenian mining city, Idrija grew with the development of the mercury mine.

Landmarks in the Area

Wild Lake is a lake near in western and a karst spring of the Vauclusian type.

Localities in the Area

Spodnja Idrija is a settlement on the right bank of the Idrijca River in the Municipality of Idrija in the traditional Littoral region of .

Gore is a settlement in the hills east of in the traditional Littoral region of .


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