Postojna Cave

Postojna Cave is a 24,340 m long karst cave system near , southwestern . It is the second-longest cave system in the country as well as one of its top tourism sites. The caves were created by the Pivka River.

Notable Places in the Area

Archaeological site
Betal Rock Shelter, a karst cave located on the south-eastern edge of the Lower Pivka river valley… is situated 1½ km northwest of Postojna Cave. Photo: Sl-Ziga, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Cave
is situated 1¼ km northwest of Postojna Cave. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Railway halt
railway station is a significant railway station in , . is situated 1½ km southeast of Postojna Cave. Photo: Ajznponar, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Cave
is situated 2 km north of Postojna Cave. Photo: Sl-Ziga, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a town in the region of , pronounced in Slovenian as 'Post-oy-nah'. Photo: Donald Judge, CC BY 2.0.

Village
is a settlement south of in the region of .Prestranek is the location of Castle, an estate first mentioned in written sources in 1581. is situated 6 km south of Postojna Cave. Photo: Sl-Ziga, Public domain.

Village
is a village south of in the region of .The local church in the settlement is dedicated to Saint Margaret and belongs to the Parish of Slavina. is situated 7 km south of Postojna Cave. Photo: Ivan Kotar, Public domain.

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