Postojnska jama (Postojnska jama cave) world is the part of Slovenia
which has been carved, shaped and created by water; deep within these world
-famous caves hide the most precious beauty created througt millions of
years, a drop after a drop, year after a year...
More than 26 millions people from all over the world have admired the
stalagmites and the stalactites of the Postojnska jama in 175 years of
organised tourism. However, ancient signatures in the entrance passages
prove that the cave was first visited in the 13
The ~ 20-kilometre long underworld system is a miracle in itself, but
one gets truly astounded at the look of the mysterious 'human fish' - Olm (Proteus
anguinus - take a look to the background...), wondering at the strange
form of life preserved in the underground kingdom. another mystery of the
The cave is accessible without special equpment, and has a constant
temperature of 8° C. Visitors are taken for a tour by a special cave train,
accompanied by experienced guides. A visit takes an hour and a half.