5 days in Cerkno, Idrija & Log pod Mangartom Itinerary

5 days in Cerkno, Idrija & Log pod Mangartom Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Cerkno
— 2 nights
2
Idrija
— 1 night
3
Log pod Mangartom
— 1 night

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Cerkno

Cerkno ©
A small but important cultural center, Cerkno offers different types of activities throughout the year.
Get out of town with these interesting Cerkno side-trips: Postojna (Toplar Double Hayrack, Postojna Cave, &more), Tolmin Gorge (in Tolmin) and Snežnik Castle (in Stari Trg pri Lozu). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Franja Partisan Hospital, fly down the slopes at Ski Centre Cerkno, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, and Head underground at Cross Cave.

To find ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Cerkno trip planning site.

Ljubljana to Cerkno is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Cerkno are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to drive to Idrija.

Things to do in Cerkno

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Postojna, Cerknica Lake, Tolmin Gorge, Cross Cave, Snežnik Castle
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Franja Partisan Hospital ©
Franja Partisan Hospital
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle

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Idrija

Idrija ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): see the interesting displays at Topilnica Hg, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Idrija Kamšt, thensee the interesting displays at Francis's Shaft, thenbrowse the exhibits of Gewerkenegg Castle, and finally steep yourself in history at Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum.

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Idrija is very close to Cerkno. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel to Log pod Mangartom.

Things to do in Idrija

Museums Historic Sites
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Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum ©
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum
Gewerkenegg Castle ©
Gewerkenegg Castle
Topilnica Hg ©
Topilnica Hg

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Log pod Mangartom

Log pod Mangartom ©
Log pod Mangartom, is a settlement in the Municipality of Bovec in the Littoral region of Slovenia. On the 1st (Sat), admire the natural beauty at Alpine Botanical Garden Juliana and then stroll the grounds of Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Log pod Mangartom day trip app.

You can drive from Idrija to Log pod Mangartom in 2 hours. In July in Log pod Mangartom, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Log pod Mangartom

Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Alpine Botanical Garden Juliana
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Alpine Botanical Garden Juliana ©
Alpine Botanical Garden Juliana
Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery ©
Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery