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Postojna Caves, Postojna, Littoral–Inner Carniola Region, Sloveniai
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Postojna CavesGroup of Caves
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
45° 46' 58'' North , 14° 12' 13'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Group of Caves
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
Veliki Otok157 (2014)0.4km
Postojna9,183 (2014)1.3km
Zagon194 (2014)2.4km
Stara Vas108 (2014)2.6km
Rakitnik161 (2014)4.1km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Postojnska jama (Grotte di Postumia; Adelsberger Grotten), Postojna (Postumia; Adelsberg), Slovenija

Famous limestone caves.

The caves have over 24km of passages.

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