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"TURJAK" Top 5 Page for this destination Slovenia Things to Do Tip by olja1234

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The Turjak Castle is one of the most important castles of the former Carniola region. It is located close to Ljubljana - about 30 km south of it and is recomanded also as a half day trip.
About 500 m from the main road there is the village Turjak and on the hill - the castle of Turjak.
Present castle was mentioned in 1220. It was owned by Auersperg family. It was burned down in 1943. Some parts were renovated later.
The renovation of the castle still continues.

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  • Updated Aug 12, 2005
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