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Address: Skalniska 17, Solkan 5250, Slovenia
Phone Number: +386 5 330 40 20
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We climb this high hill in a very sunny day, was a hole different experience, due to upon arrival there was a special mass in the church, and the bells were tolling loudly and for... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 August 2016
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We climb this high hill in a very sunny day, was a hole different experience, due to upon arrival there was a special mass in the church, and the bells were tolling loudly and for a really long time . If you are driving careful with people walking and cyclists that tent to go in the middle of the road,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Impressive location and panorama. Massive beautiful church. Restaurant. Peaceful place, shadow places and benches in front of panorama views

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015

The Monastery and Church of Sveta Gora is a must visit. The view from the top of the mountain is incredible and you can see the Italian Coast at Grado and the on a clear day even Venice! A small cafe is available. The church is beautiful and calm and has several spectacular stained glass windows and a peaceful chapel... More 

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Zagreb, Croatia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2014

Sveta Gora near Nova Gorica in Slovenia is very nice loacation. There is Franciscan Church. That location has long and interesting history. View from Sveta Gora is perfect (Alpe Mountains, Nova Gorica....)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2014

I was there with a local friend and is an amazing place, with an interesting history and beautiful view. If the sky is clear you can also see the sea. Beautiful place to see, because I love mountains and nature ans is surrounded by it.

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Bar Harbor, Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2012

We visited this church and monastery with a friend who lived in the area. Amazing views of the surrounding countryside from the top of the mountain. But the church itself and it's story are the star attractions. Inside the church is a small area to the left of the altar where people have left their written devotions to the Lady... More 

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