What to see in Idrija?
GET TO KNOW THE TOWN
Get to know the characters and stories from the past
BE A PART OF THE STORY
A traditional festival in Spodnja Idrija which features štruklji making, weaving wreaths, dancing and singing.
A cultural-ethnological event aimed at preserving the tradition of charcoal-making on the Krniška plateau.
Weekly concerts on Thursday evenings in July and August in the main town square for all musical tastes.
Taste the town
WITH TRADITIONAL CUISINE
Smukavc is a stew prepared from leaves of cabbage or chicory, potato and garlic and larded with minced lard.
In Idrija, the traditional homemade drink of the miners is the absinthe (wormwood) spirit geruš. Dare you try it?
The štruklji (dumplings) are prepared from dough and a sweet filling of walnuts and raisins.
Ocvirkovca is cake made from leavened dough and is filled with cracknels.
Zeljškevka is a cake made from leavened dough filled with with chives.
Idrija offers to its visitors a sweet culinary specialty, which is adorned with sugar lace, named the Rezi cake. The lace illustrates how a drop ...
Idrijski žlikrofi are made from dough with a potato filling and are especially known for their characteristic shape which resembles Napoleon's hat...
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