Considered to be on par with the likes of the Grand Canyon and Mount Everest, the Skocjan Caves were formed by the Reka river and represent a natural formation that can't be replicated anywhere else in the world. After being picked up at the cruise ship pier you will head to the Skocjan Caves Regional Park and disembark for the underground bridge that stands about 130 Feet above the Reka river. Enjoy your free time exploring the area with your guide as you take an educational walk throughout the caves.
-The overall underground channel is 3.5 KM long, 10 to 60 meters wide and over 140 meters high.
-The caves are home to one of the largest underground chambers in the world. Martetova Dvorana
has a volume of 2.2 million cubic meters.
-Artificats have been unearthed from the caves as far back as the 12th and 8th centuries B.C.
-It is home to one of the most unique ecosystems in the world where the rarity of Alpine and
Mediterranean species thrive together year round.
-During the Bronze Age travelers pilgrimaged to the caves from thousands of miles away to take
advantage of its perceived religous powers.
Departures: 09:00 AM, 01:00 PM,
Meeting instructions: Specific pick up or taxi instructions will appear on your voucher after you purchase your trip.
Special instructions: - The cave generally stays around the temperature of 51° F so it is recommended you take a jacket and shoes appropriate for walking.
- When you check out, you will have to provide every passenger's name.