Points of interest

  • Zavod Nesseltal 1 min min

    Institute for preservation of cultural heritage Nesseltal Koprivnik

    Institute for the preservation of cultural heritage Nesseltal Koprivnik takes care of the protection and preservation of the natural and cultural heritage and the promotion of the village of Koprivnik and the entire Kočevska region.

  • Turisticno sportno drustvo Kostel

    Kostel Tourist and Sports Association

    They are mainly occupied with the development of tourism in the municipality and are in charge of the preparation of various leaflets.

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    Tourist Complex Jezero (TIC)

    The Tourist Information Centre Kočevje is located in the Tourist Complex Jezero. The info point offers visitors all cultural, tourist, sports and other information from the area of ​​Kočevsko.

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    Camp Jezero Kočevsko

    Camp Jezero Kočevsko has designated spaces for mobile homes, trailers and tents, and it offers accommodation in glamping cottages as well.

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    Kostel Manor House

    More prestigious accommodation in Kostel Manor House below the medieval castle, where the present and the past are intertwined at every step.

  • LEKARNA KOCEVJE

    Kočevje Pharmacy

    Kočevje Pharmacy is a local pharmacy that provides prescription, over-the-counter and prescription drugs to the public.

  • ZD KOCEVJE

    Kočevje Health Center and emergency medical care

    The Kočevje Health Care Center began operating at a new location in 1965 - Roška cesta 18, where the headquarters of the public institution remain today. Their primary mission is to provide quality healthcare to all users.

  • TURISTICNO DRUSTVO KOCEVJE

    Kočevje Tourist Association

    Visitors are offered tourist information about the options on how to actively spend their visit to the forest country, while the tourist shop offers various local products.

  • SPORTNA DVORANA KOCEVJE

    Kočevje Sports Hall

    Kočevje Sports Hall is a large sports and multipurpose hall hosting numerous events.

  • ZAVOD ZA KULTURO IN TURIZEM KOSTE3L

    Institute for Culture and Tourism Kostel

    The Institute organizes, develops and promotes activities in the field of culture, events, sports, tourism and other activities in the municipality of Kostel.

  • POLICIJSKA POSTAJA KOCEVJE

    Kočevje Police Station

    Since 2008, they have been operating in new premises and are responsible for ensuring law and order in the municipality of Kočevje.

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    Kočevje Fire Brigade

    Their mission is to provide professional assistance in the field of protection and rescue and to strengthen camaraderie among firefighters.

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    Forest Cottage Studeno

    This idyllic forest cottage is located on the edge of a forest clearing and offers comfortable leisure with its unusual, relaxed and homey interior.

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    Lake of Kočevska Reka

    The Lake of Kočevska Reka is located in the valley below Kočevska Reka. It is registered as a reserve and no spatial interventions are permitted there. It is inhabited by pikes, skis, carps, lines, tusks, redheads, perch, toothless mollusks and alder crayfish.

  • REKA RINZA

    Rinža River

    It is the only river in the Kočevje region and is a characteristic karst disappearing river, which is 14 km long. The spring of the river is Reberski well, located at the foot of Stojna near the village Mrtvice. It flows into the Sava River Basin, through the river affluents of Kolpa and Krka.

  • REKA KOLPA

    The Kolpa River

    It is a border river between Slovenia and Croatia, which originates in the Risnjak National Park in Croatia. The total length of the river is 292 km. It has great hydrological, zoological and ecosystem importance and is a very popular tourist spot.

  • PRAGOZD RAJHENAVSKI ROG

    Rajhenavski Rog Primeval Forest

    The Rajhenavski Rog Primeval Forest stretches over 50 hectares of large forested remains dominated by beech and fir. It is also home to a diverse community of fungi and small animals that break down deadwood. Near the Primeval Forest stands the Queen of Rog, 51 meters high and one of the mightiest fir trees in our country.

  • PRELESNIKOVA KOLISEVKA

    Prelesnik Collapse Valley

    Prelesnik Collapse Valley is characterized by a 40-meter-deep impact cave in the Ušiva Cave area near Rajhenav. It was named after the forester of Kočevje, Anton Prelesnik. The Collapse Valley can be seen from the Roška footpath.

  • PRAGOZD STRMEC

    Primeval forest reserve Strmec

    The Strmec primeval forest lies on the southern slope of Stojna. It is overgrown mainly with fir and beech, and in parts with maple and spruce.

  • GOZDNI REZERVAT KREMPA

    Krempa Forest Reserve

    It is the focal point of the Borovec Nature Trail and a popular excursion destination with a view over the Kolpa River Canyon.

  • GOZDNI REZERVAT KUZELJSKA STENA

    Kuželj Wall Forest Reserve

    The Kuželj wall is 874 m high and is one of the highest slope in the Kolpa valley. It is home to rare animals and threatened plant species.

  • GOZDNI REZERVAT GOTENISKI SNEZNIK

    Goteniški Snežnik Forest Reserve

    With 1289 meters, it is the highest elevation of the limestone and dolomitic Gotenica Mountains and is a popular hiking spot.

  • GOZDNI REZERVAT FIRSTOV REP

    Firštov rep/Firšt's Tail Forest Reserve

    Firšt's Tail Forest Reserve is located at the top of the precipitous Loška stena above the Kolpa valley and is an extraordinary vantage point.

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    Mountaineering Club Kočevje

    The Club has been operating since May 20, 1951 and has achieved many successes during this period. Throughout the year, the Club organizes hikes on Slovenian and foreign hills and mountains.

  • GOZDNI REZERVAT PUGLED ZIBEN

    Pugled-Žiben Forest Reserve

    Many World War II memorials are located here along with the ruins of the villages Pugled and Žiben.

  • NAJDEBELEJSI SLOVENSKI OREH

    The thickest walnut tree in Slovenia

    On a hill in the middle of the village Kočevska Reka you will find a park with a chestnut avenue and the thickest known walnut tree in Slovenia.

  • BELA VRBA V KOSTELU

    White Willow in Kostel

    It is about 100 years old and measures 557 cm in circumference and 23 meters in height. It grows in the village Vas in Kostel.

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    Fridrihštajn Castle

    Fridrihštajn Castle was built by Frederick 2nd for his mistress Veronika Deseniska in the 15th century. It is located south of Kočevje and today, only ruins remain of the castle.

  • ZELEZNISKA POSTAJA KOCEVJE

    Kočevje railway station

    It is based on Kolodvorska street. Passenger transport will be resuming soon.

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    Ice cave at Stojna

    In the middle of the Stojna Forest Reserve, there is an Ice Cave south of the cottage near Jelenov Studenec. It can also be called an underground glacier. The entrance to the cave is 50 meters deep in the abyss.

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    Kočevje fishing club

    The primary mission of the Kočevje fishing club is to protect and cultivate fish and to protect aquatic and aquatic ecosystems in the Kočevje fishing district.

  • ELEONORINA JAMA

    Eleonora's Cave

    It is 25 meters deep, 130 meters long and has three halls. It lies near the Strmec forest. Entry is only possible with the guidance of cavers and mountaineers, who also take care of it.

  • ZAGA ROG

    Rog Sawmill

    Today, the Rog sawmill is just another clearing in Kočevski Rog, where some ruins are found and is a popular excursion destination. Before the First World War, the Rog sawmill was considered the largest and most modern wood processing plant in Slovenia.

  • SPOMINSKI PARK MSNZ Kocevska Reka

    MSNZ Memorial Park

    The memorial park of the Maneuver structure of national protection in Kočevska Rijeka is one of the foundations of the Slovenian state and a value center for the formation of the Slovenian Armed Forces.

  • CERKEV SV. JANEZA KRSTNIKA Kocevska Reka

    Church of St. John the Baptist in Kočevska Reka

    During and after World War II, many sacral structures were demolished in the closed area of Kočevska Reka and Gotenica, including the Church of St. John the Baptist. In 1999, at the site of the baroque church, a new church was dedicated to the same saint.

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    ECO village Rinčica

    Eco village Rinčica is located in the Poljanska Valley along the Kolpa River and offers a true nature experience in glamping wooden houses set right next to the Kolpa River.

  • KAMP IN PENICISCA MUHVIC

    Muhvič camping and lodging

    The Muhvič Camp is located directly along the Kolpa River, in the village of Dol. They offer accommodation, a well-kept private beach, a children's playground, canoeing and bicycle rental.

  • TURISTICNO DRUSTVO BREZPOTJA

    Tourist Association Brezpotja

    The Tourist Association strives to unite the providers of tourist offer in the wider Kočevje region and to achieve the common goals of tourism development in the Municipality of Kočevje and beyond.

  • TINE CO. D.O.O.

    Tine & Co. d.o.o.

    For more than 20 years, they have been organizing rafting trips through the Kolpa, boating, sledding and cycling, with a particular focus on safety. They also offer accommodations at Kano Camp or wooden glamping houses in the eco village of Rinčica.

  • SPORTNI DOM GAJ KOCEVJE

    Gaj Kočevje Sports Center

    The facility of the Gaj Recreation Sports Center is located in the Gaj Park, close to the Rinža River and is surrounded by beautiful nature. It is intended for all sports visitors, and hikers and cyclists use it as a starting point for their excursions.

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    Kočevje Cultural Center - KCK

    Kočevje Cultural Center is the central venue for cultural and artistic events in Kočevje.

  • VETERINARSKA POSTAJA KOCEVJE

    Kočevje Veterinary Station

    Kočevje Veterinary Station offers favorable and quality veterinary services and takes care of your furry pets.

  • POTOK NEZICA IN SLAPOVI

    Nežica stream and its waterfalls

    The Nežica stream is located by the route Kočevje-Petrina. The highest and most famous of the three waterfalls, the 10 meters high Nežica Waterfall, is visible from the main road.

  • AVTOBUSNA POSTAJA KOCEVJE

    Bus Station Kočevje

    Bus Station Kočevje is located in the city center and connects the city of Kočevje with various places around Slovenia.

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    Pillory "Pranger" in Predgrad

    One of the twelve remaining preserved pillories "pranger" in Slovenia is located in Predgrad.

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    Ranch Marina

    Ranch Marina is a forest fairy tale for anyone who wants to experience a true "western" style holiday.

  • Turizem Kaps 1 min min

    Tourism in the village Kapš

    Tourism in the village Kapš is located in the Poljanska Valley, in the idyllic village of Prelesje. The vicinity of the Kolpa River attracts fishermen and numerous opportunities for nature activities.

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    Lobič Malenca Homestead

    The homestead lies on the southeastern border of Slovenia, along the border river Kolpa. The house is completely renovated, very comfortable and it is possible to rent the whole house or individual apartments.

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    Kolparaft Skender

    They offer rafts, mini-rafts or kayaks for rent with all the necessary equipment and the accompaniment of an experienced guide to exploring the Kolpa River. They also offer accommodation.

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    Tourist Farm "Pri Papeževih"

    The farm offers overnight stays in a well-kept farmhouse, the possibility of renting mountain bikes, organizing activities in the Kolpa River and participating in farm chores.

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    Rugole Homestead

    The Rugole Homestead is located in the fairytale-like village of Bosljiva Loka, offering affordable and well-appointed accommodations.

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    Farm Rajhenav

    The farm is located in the heart of the Kočevje forests and is home to livestock and beekeeping. They also have accommodation available.

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    Apartments Šuster

    The Šuster Apartments are located in Stari trg by the Kolpa River, in the part of the Poljanska Valley, where a large part is covered by forests and pastures.

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    Lukec Homestead

    The homestead is farmed organically, with an emphasis on preserving nature and tradition, offering lodging and various social and entertaining ways of spending time.

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    The Krokar Virgin Forest

    The Krokar Virgin Forest represents the beauty and intactness of the virgin beech forests on the surface of over 75 hectares. It is a strict reservation, also a part of the Natura 2000 area, and represents an ecosystem of a constantly changing balance between the soil, climate and countless living organisms – from microscopic organisms to bears.

  • ZELJNSKE JAME

    Caves of Željne

    The caves between the villages of Željne and Šalka vas, east of Kočevje, are an extremely interesting horizontal cave system about 1,600 metres in length with more than ten entrances.

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    Regional museum of Kočevje and the Šešek Home

    The Regional Museum of Kočevje was founded in 1952 on the initiative of the Museum Society of Kočevje and is based in the building of the Šešek Home.

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    Lake Kočevje

    Lake Kočevje or Rudnik Lake is one of the cleanest lakes in Slovenia and was formed on the abandoned opencast mine of the brown coal mine of Kočevsko in 1978. With a surface area of 1.5km2 it is suitable for swimming, surfing, boating and diving enthusiasts in the summer and ice skating enthusiasts in the winter, and is famous as a popular fishing destination among fishermen.

  • Hostel Bearlog Jost Gantar MALA 100

    Bearlog Hostel

    Bearlog Hostel is the first hostel in Kočevsko and is located in a renovated house with rich history. The central Tourist Information Centre of the destination of Kočevsko is also located in the Hostel, where you can find information on numerous local activities and events.