Žužemberk Castle is located in Žužemberk in Suha krajina. It stands on the terrace above the river Krka and also represents the center of the settlement.
The rich cultural and historical heritage of these places is truly worth seeing: Žužemberk castle, the church of St. Nikolai, remains of the Roman road, restored blast on Dvor, church of St. Neža, centuries-old linden trees, remains of 'venetian' settlements, mills, paper and leather residues, Roman tombstones and so on.
Beautiful landscape is interesting for everyone: young people, older people, hikers, cyclists, historians, boats, painters, adventurers, researchers ...
Anyone who wants to experience something different can find something for themselves. The locals try to help you if you need it. Tourist enthusiasts work in a tourist association and we help with environmental cleaning activities, at cultural events and in the promotion of Suha Krajina. We want more people to get to know our places and experience a pleasant visit in Žužemberk, in the valley of the Krka River, along the waterfalls, in a beautiful nature on the mysterious Karst world.
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Žužemberk is one of the most beatiful castles in Slovenia. Its history dates back to the 13th century, and in the 16th century it was fortified into a fortress with seven towers. From 1538 until the Second World War, its owners were Auerspergi - Turriers. During the war, the castle was bombarded, and in the 60s of the last century it was renewed. During the summer months, the castle hosts cultural and tourist events, among which the Trška Days are most recognizable.
It is necessary to call if you want a guided tour.
Please, feel invited to visit Suha Krajina, where time runs differently. Žužemberk, the Krka River and the valley of castle invite you to spend amazing time in unpoiled nature, to experience cultural, historical sights and many opportunities for active or leisure time.