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Olimje Castle

Olimje 82, Podcetrtek 3254, Slovenia
+386 3 582 91 61
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Very nice experience

Very nice experience, kind hosts! The tears and the elixirs that sell are definitely worth every... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Koprivnica, Croatia
Must to see

This is beautiful old monastery. It is excellence maintenance. There is old pharmacy. You can buy... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Olimje 82, Podcetrtek 3254, Slovenia
+386 3 582 91 61
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice experience, kind hosts! The tears and the elixirs that sell are definitely worth every cent!

Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is beautiful old monastery. It is excellence maintenance. There is old pharmacy. You can buy natural herbs.

Thank 17Edy6
Reviewed 2 October 2017

An interesting building, a lovely herb garden, friendly and knowledgeable monks - that seems to be a winning combination here. In the church, some interesting stories about the local history can be heard. They boast one of the oldest pharmacies in the country (possibly the...More

1  Thank 2016VR2017
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Olimje is a nice village with a lot of tourists and if you are visiting Olimje than you will visit the Monastery for sure. It has a nice church - very rich with an old pharmacy there you can buy a lot of natural products...More

1  Thank Sasha S
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We visited this when we were staying in Podcetrtek, this is a very beautiful castle with medieval pharmacy and church. Also nearby (up the same hill) is a deer farm and a sort of fairytale forest. Would recommend visiting all of these in 1 day.

Thank Bas W
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Wery interesnih to see. Kind brodhers Live there, who could tell much about nature medicaments and history

Thank slosilverflyer
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Olimje castle in all "dreesed-up", it is wrlcoming with it's Cholcolate Shop and easy to acces - even by foot or bycicle. On contrary The Podčetrtek castle it is ouposted on the hill, overlooking the whole valley of Podčetrtek. There are two ways of accecess....More

Thank Borut B
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Tranquil place. Wonderful chapel with one of the finest baroque altars in Slovenia. Herbal apothecary where you can by home made remedies.

Thank MojcaPeter
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

The castle is wonderful. Has a very interesting and esthetic herb garden from which the monks create remedies and natural medicine. There is a store you can buy this mysterious stuff. A great place to stroll about. Nice small bridge over a small creek, sweet...More

Thank meyravg
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful Castle. Well preserved, organized and extremely clean. All the "paper guide" in 4 languages. Amazing the old pharmacy!

Thank Alessandro M
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