Route & dates
Idrija— 2 nights
Tue, Sep 15 - Thu, Sep 17
While on holiday in Idrija, you'll be able to see a World Heritage Site featuring one of the largest mercury mines in the entire world.On the 15th (Tue), steep yourself in history at Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum, then explore the galleries of Gewerkenegg Castle, then see the interesting displays at Hg Smeltery, and finally discover the riches below the earth's surface at Idrija Kamšt. On the 16th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Cross Cave.
To find other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Idrija day trip planning site.
Pordenone, Italy to Idrija is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Pordenone in September, with highs in Idrija at 24°C and lows at 11°C. You will have some time to spend on the 17th (Thu) before leaving for home.
Things to do in Idrija
Wine Tours & Tastings, Postojna Cave, Cross Cave
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