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Quecksilberbergwerk Idrija

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Quecksilberbergwerk Idrija

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Antonijev Rov Kosovelova Ulica 3, Idrija 5280 Slovenia
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UNESCO Idrija & Partisan Hospital Franja | Private trip from Ljubljana
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UNESCO Idrija & Partisan Hospital Franja | Private trip from Ljubljana
Slovenia is brimming with beauty — from the charming cobblestoned lanes of Ljubljana to Idrija, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, famous for its century-long miners' activity. <br><br>Idrija is home to the oldest mercury mine in Europe and of unique lacemaking experts.Travel back in time to explore the extraordinary stories of WW2, experienced and witnessed at the world's most hidden and legendary Franja partisan war hospital. <br><br>Experience with personalized attention from private guide.
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Vedran S wrote a review Jan 2020
Ljubljana, Slovenia85 contributions12 helpful votes
Not many quicksilever mines do exist in the world. In fou are near by do stop here! Unique experinece and get knowledge about quicksilver.
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Date of experience: April 2019
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nadi O o wrote a review Sep 2019
Israel1,081 contributions332 helpful votes
The tour in the mine is a very unique experience. You get down along very long corridors, you climb and descend over 100 steps. While you are down there you feel the atmosphere of those who worked there for many years. Avery organized tour the explanation is good and the film
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Date of experience: September 2019
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aneela-michael wrote a review Sep 2019
391 contributions31 helpful votes
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very well organized unesco heritage castle museum. lovely the lace section. beautiful interior indeed.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Jerry Koražija wrote a review Aug 2019
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This is one of my favorite places to visit. Since I live nearby i have visited the mine many times and honestly from all the mines that i have visited this one still stays my number one. The tour starts with a movie about mercury mining in the town and It's affect on the world.
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Date of experience: August 2019
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karol452 wrote a review Jun 2019
Edmonton, Canada901 contributions201 helpful votes
This is a must see. The tours go every hour on the hour. The tours are guided. First you will see a film, then go and get a coat and a hard hat. The coat is because it can get cool down in the mine. The hard hat because some of the ceilings are low. There are many stories
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Date of experience: June 2019
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