Church of the Annunciation
On a 143m hill south of the train station (signed 'Grobnica Bourboni'), this monastery was founded by the Capuchin Franciscans in the...
Goriška Border Museum
In the train station, the rather esoteric Goriška Border Museum, which traces the story of divided Gorica/Gorizia from 1945 to that...
Top Extreme in Solkan north of the centre has, among other active pursuits on offer, Bungee Jumping from the 55m-high Solkan Bridge over...
HIT Casino Park
HIT Casino Perla and HIT Casino Park are the company store - nothing makes more money in Nova Gorica, and it's all from the Italians...
The outdoor market is east of the Hotel Casino Park.
Church of the Annunciation information
The Church of the Annunciation (Cerkev Marijinega Oznanenja) has interesting stuccos. In the spooky crypt is the tomb of the Bourbons which contains the mortal remains of the last members of the French house of Bourbon, including Charles X (1757–1836), who died of cholera while on holiday on the coast in Gorizia and was buried here.