Facts and Data
Unesco World heritage since: 1986
Size of heritage: 413 ha
This exceptional system of limestone caves comprises collapsed dolines, some 6 km of underground passages with a total depth of more than 200 m, many waterfalls and one of the largest known underground chambers. The site, located in the Kras region (literally meaning Karst), is one of the most famous in the world for the study of karstic phenomena.
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Medium airport - 23 mi (37 km) Trieste / Ronchi Dei Legionari
Medium airport - 28 mi (45 km) Rijeka Airport
Medium airport - 42 mi (67 km) Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport
Large airport - 44 mi (72 km) Pula Airport
Medium airport - 54 mi (87 km) Klagenfurt Airport
Medium airport - 69 mi (112 km) Lošinj Island Airport
Small airport - 78 mi (127 km) Venezia / Tessera - Marco Polo Airport
Large airport - 80 mi (130 km) Treviso / Sant'Angelo Airport
Large airport - 87 mi (141 km) Zagreb Airport
Large airport - 100 mi (161 km) Bologna / Borgo Panigale Airport
Large airport - 154 mi (248 km)
Bigger and popular cities in the wider vicinity are these:
These are some smaller cities that might be interesting. They are all rather close.
- Brezec pri Divaci
- Dane pri Divaci
- Dolnje Lezece
- Dolnje Vreme
- Gorenje pri Divaci
- Gorice pri Famljah
- Gornje Vreme
- Gradisce pri Divaci
- Podgrad pri Vremah
- Preloze pri Lokvi
- Vremski Britof