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Top Choice Slovenian in Kamnik

Gostilna Repnik

Long a locals' favourite for top-notch Slovenian cuisine, Gostilna Repnik (about 1.5km east of the centre) now boasts fabulous boutique accommodation to give you more reason to linger. Great service and fresh, local…
Monastery in Kamnik

Franciscan Monastery

Just west of Glavni trg, the Franciscan monastery has a rich 10,000-volume library of manuscripts and incunabula (including an original copy of the Bible translated into Slovene by Jurij Dalmatin in 1584). Next door…
Hill in Kamnik

Mali Grad

From near central Glavni trg (main square), climb the steps up history-filled Mali Grad hill to enjoy great panoramas from the 'balcony of Kamnik', taking in red rooftops against the backdrop of the Kamnik-Savinja A…
Historic Building in Kamnik

Romanesque Chapel

From near central Glavni trg, climb the steps up Mali Grad hill to enjoy great panoramas from the 'balcony of Kamnik', taking in red rooftops against a mountainous backdrop. In summer you can visit the remarkable Ro…
Street in Kamnik

Šutna

A walk along the main street is a trip back in time: pretty, pastel-coloured houses arrayed in a row, many sporting guild and craft signs. In the centre of Šutna stands the Church of the Immaculate Conception (built…
Gardens in Kamnik

Arboretum Volčji Potok

About 6km south of Kamnik is Volčji Potok, Slovenia’s largest and most beautiful garden. The 80-hectare arboretum has more than 2500 varieties of trees, shrubs and flowers from all over the world; spring is, needles…
Pizza in Kamnik

Picerija Napoli

South of Mali Grad, this homey pizzeria is one of the few places for a meal in central Kamnik. It has a shady terrace and does takeaway as well.