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The UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Škocjan Caves is Slovenia’s most significant underground phenomena and one of the largest known underground canyons in the world. These awe-inspiring caves offer a unique, thrilling excursion into the natural wonders of the Karst region.

Getting There

Škocjan Caves are located approximately 30 kilometers northeast of Piran and can be accessed by car or through public transportation. The nearest train station is Divača, from where shuttle buses to the caves are often available.


Cave Tour: The main attraction is the guided tour of the caves, passing through massive chambers with unique limestone formations, a mesmerizing underground river, and a stunning waterfall.

Educational Nature Trail: This trail surrounds the park offering views of sinkholes, natural bridges, and the chance to appreciate the rich biodiversity.

Škocjan Education Centre: Highlights the history, cultural heritage, and ecological significance of the Škocjan Caves system.

Tickets & Pricing

There is an admission fee for the guided tours, which varies for adults, students, and children. Tickets can be purchased onsite or online from their official website.

Shopping & Dining

A small souvenir shop at the park sells themed gifts, postcards, and educational materials. There’s also a restaurant and a snack bar where you can refresh after your cave exploration.


  • The caves maintain a cool temperature of around 12°C (54°F). Wearing warm clothes and comfortable shoes is recommended.
  • Photography is not allowed inside the caves during the guided tour.
  • Bear in mind that the tours include a significant amount of walking, including climbing stairs.

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