Step into the mesmerizing wonderland of Postojna Cave, a subterranean masterpiece that has captured the imagination of countless visitors. With its stunning cave formations and rich biodiversity, Postojna Cave is a testament to the breathtaking beauty of the natural world.
Postojna Cave’s underground train ride is a truly unique experience, offering a glimpse of a subterranean paradise that has been meticulously shaped by the slow and patient work of water droplets over millions of years. As you venture deeper into this captivating world, you’ll find yourself in the company of extraordinary cave formations, including the precious brilliance of the cave’s unique gems. But that’s not all – here, you can also meet the baby dragons of the cave, adding a touch of magic to your underground adventure.
Just like the world above the surface, Postojna Cave boasts towering mountains, meandering rivers, and vast subterranean halls. It’s a realm that beckons explorers and serves as the cradle of speleobiology, offering a wealth of knowledge and beauty to those who venture within.
But the adventure doesn’t end there. Predjama Castle, a medieval marvel perched dramatically on a towering cliff just a few kilometers away, has defiantly withstood the tests of time for more than eight centuries. Your journey through Postojna Cave and Predjama Castle is set to be a one-of-a-kind experience, where history and nature seamlessly intertwine, revealing new and awe-inspiring facets of Earth’s remarkable history with every turn.
When you visit Postojna Cave, you’re in for an adventure that suits every visitor. The cave is open daily, even on public holidays, and the guided tour, which includes a captivating cave train ride and an easy walk along well-maintained footpaths, takes approximately an hour and a half. Knowledgeable tour guides accompany each group, offering insightful commentary in Slovenian, Italian, English, or German, bringing the cave’s splendors to life.
For those who prefer a more personalized experience, audio guides are available in an impressive array of 17 languages, ensuring that every visitor can immerse themselves in the cave’s rich history and natural beauty. The cave tours are designed to be inclusive, welcoming families with young children and visitors with mobility impairments.
One important thing to note is the consistent temperature inside the cave, which remains at a comfortable 10°C throughout the year. To ensure your comfort during the tour, we recommend wearing warm clothing and sturdy sports footwear.