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Predjama Castle

Predjama 1, Postojna 6230, Slovenia
+386 5 700 01 00
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Ranked #2 of 6 Attractions in Postojna
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Castles
Description: This beautiful castle is located under a large rock overhang. One of the most popular attractions in Slovenia.
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

We are travelling for a long time on a budget so where pleased to find the castle had a reasonable entry fee. Its pretty impressive when you first see it built into a cave as it is. Inside is pretty basic but has amazing views and quite cool that you can walk into the cave above the castle. As a... More

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

You can buy a combo ticket to see Postojna Cave and the castle. Shuttle bus is travelling free of charge from Postojna Cave ticket hall every full hour. You can also go there with your own car and the parking is free of charge over there. It’s an amazing view from the outside and inside. Little hard to visit with... More

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Oregon USA
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28 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

If you stop at the caves, try to purchase a combo entrance so you can take advantage of the free shuttle bus. This castle is built right into a rock face. For 2 Euros, you can rent an audio guide that is a must. Really engaging history and an amazing piece of human engineering and ingenuity!

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Wirral
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

This castle is so picturesque and dramatic perched amongst the caves. The history is amazing and the different ages of development fascinating. Well worth the price

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Jerusalem
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

when we planned our trip to the region we didn't plan to visit predjama but since we had one free day we dicided to get there. we didn't regret it. we bought a combined predjama/postojna ticket. prices are a bit high. first we visited the castle. when you look at the castle you can't believe that man can something like... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Expecting to be slightly underwhelmed, we were amazed by how this thing was literally stuck on a rock face. I would recommend paying extra for the audio tour. We didn't and there is next to no information to read when inside and the leaflet is pretty scant too.

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San Diego, California
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44 reviews 44 reviews
21 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I heard that this castle was an amazing site with the most interesting history. I was able to take pictures right before dusk. Although the pictures came out alright, I would have loved to being able to see inside he castle. For that reason, I rate it 4stars. There were only one or two people walking on the streets and... More

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Valletta, Malta
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40 reviews 40 reviews
13 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

The castle in itself is very interesting as it is build in the mountain. The views are amazing. The tour guide was also very informative. Worth a visit

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Northen Ireland
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143 reviews 143 reviews
47 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This is of course another very famous tourist site in Solvenia. It is certainly well worth a visit although the best part is certainly the view from outside the castle or the view of the valley from inside the castle. The inside of the castle itself is rather disappointing. The best bit about the inside is the view out over... More

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Orebro, Sweden
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

This was a castle that gave a nice feeling and a glims of history. Great! The surroundings were nice and it gave the place a more real feeling. Not so much turism stuff and a lot to se and discover in the castle. Well recommended!

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