RIHEMBERK CASTLE

a mighty defender, standing between the Vipava Valley and the Kars

RIHEMBERK CASTLE

a mighty defender, standing between the Vipava Valley and the Kars

RIHEMBERK CASTLE

a mighty defender, standing between the Vipava Valley and the Kars

RIHEMBERK CASTLE

a mighty defender, standing between the Vipava Valley and the Kars

RIHEMBERK CASTLE

a mighty defender, standing between the Vipava Valley and the Kars

RIHEMBERK CASTLE

a mighty defender, standing between the Vipava Valley and the Kars

RIHEMBERK CASTLE

a mighty defender, standing between the Vipava Valley and the Kars

RIHEMBERK CASTLE

a mighty defender, standing between the Vipava Valley and the Kars

News from the castle

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News from the castle

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On a rocky outcrop protruding from the slope of Mt. Golec above the village of Branik, a mighty castle, one of Slovenia’s oldest, has reigned for centuries. The eye of the traveller passing through these parts is captured by its ancient walls, in the middle of which a great tower with a crown of merlons reaches for the sky. Its walls guard stories of many centuries that shaped people and places in this part of Europe.

 

Interesting fact

Rihemberk Castle is mentioned in written sources for the first time in 1368.

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EVENTS IN THE CASTLE AND IN THE VICINITY

For more information on events nearby please visit www.vipavskadolina.si and www.visitkras.si

EXPLORE THE SURROUNDINGS

The castle also stands at the intersection of different tourist regions and is an excellent starting-point for excursions and well-spent leisure time.