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Zicka Kartuzija

Spitalic 9, Loce pri Poljcanah 3215, Slovenia
+386 3 752 37 32
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Carthusian monastery

The Carthusian monastery was founded in 12th centuary. It was built by monks from Grande Chantreuse... read more

Reviewed January 20, 2018
Barbara M
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
Spectacular!

Very interesting display of the life of monks. The recorder story is very picturesque and you... read more

Reviewed December 2, 2017
Matjaz R
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Jan 20, 2018
“Carthusian monastery”
Dec 1, 2017
“Spectacular!”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Spitalic 9, Loce pri Poljcanah 3215, Slovenia
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Reviewed January 20, 2018

The Carthusian monastery was founded in 12th centuary. It was built by monks from Grande Chantreuse in France. There were built two monasteries, the uper one where monks lived in the stricts rules and lover one in Špitalič village where monks also work as craftmen...More

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Reviewed December 2, 2017

Very interesting display of the life of monks. The recorder story is very picturesque and you basically get the idea of the way they lived hundreds of years ago.

Thank Matjaz R
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Reviewed September 9, 2017

Žička kartuzija is one of the most interesting medieval ruins (from 12. century) in Slovenia. It has just some special attractions for tourists in the huge complex. First, left to the entrance, is small museum. Second obligatory spot for a visit are preserved walls of...More

Thank Miha P
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Reviewed May 4, 2017

The monastery is interesting to wander around, part of it is well preserved, inside are also ruins of older structures you can explore. Entrance fee is a bit expensive if you only want to look around the grounds shortly, but does include entrance to the...More

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Reviewed July 24, 2016

Zička kartuzija is a nice visiting spot. We were given audio guides that had a very extensive selection of topics covering the monastery, including the daily life, food and history of the monastery.

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Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

It is quite fascinating even for a Slovenian to discover places like this one in their own country. This monastery is definitely something worth visiting. It is located in the mountains, in the middle of nowhere, and because of this it has a really peaceful...More

Thank Tessa M
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Reviewed May 30, 2016

A great place, full of history and charm. Well worth a visit and don't miss out the excellent restaurant.

Thank Briandb
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Reviewed October 23, 2015

I fell in love with this site when I visited it 20+ yrs ago... At that time it was just old ruins, hidden from the world, the restaurant was closed, nobody in sight - just me and my group. It was amazing, you could hear...More

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Reviewed July 16, 2015

Old castle and monstery. The place is surrounded with walls and inside there is very nice place for walking. In the summer there are also open air concerts.

Thank DanielLjubljana
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