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    Sneznik Castle is a wonderful and romantic castle building in Notranjska region. It is located under the mountain Sneznik near the place Kozarisce. The castle is built on a rock at the source of the Brezno Spring and the Obrh. Below the castle is the spring dammed into a large pond. In sources the Sneznik Castle was first mentioned in the year 1268 as the hunting post. The formation of the present castle goes to the year 1462. First owners were the Aquileian Patriarchs and later the owners changed several times. The primary appearance of the fortress were with two parallel towers who were connected with the corridor. They were surrounded with high walls and round it was digged the deep defence ditch. Today is Sneznik Castle a three storey building with a newer stone bridge that leads to the walls and Renaissance walls in front of the entrance. Two arched stone bridge and the outer towers are Romantic additions of the 19th century. The surroundings have been carefully arranged into a park with riding and walking paths. East of the Sneznik Castle are farms and other additional buildings that house a small hunting museum. Sneznik Castle is a wonderful place for a romantic and unforgettable wedding.


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    Outside - Sneznik Castle

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    Sneznik Castle
    Outside - Arrival in front of Sneznik Castle from parking

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    Arrival in front of Sneznik Castle from parking
    Outside - View of Sneznik Castle from east side

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    View of Sneznik Castle from east side
    Outside - Sneznik Castle from southeast side

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    Sneznik Castle from southeast side
    Outside - Bridge to the Sneznik Castle

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    Bridge to the Sneznik Castle
    Outside - View from the entrance on the bridge

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    View from the entrance on the bridge
    Outside - Square tower on the southeast side of the castle

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    Square tower on the southeast side of the castle
    Outside - View of the tower on the southeast side from under the bridge

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    View of the tower on the southeast side from under the bridge
    Outside - Bridge to the Sneznik Castle

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    Bridge to the Sneznik Castle
    Outside - Bridge on the Sneznik Castle and brook that flows away from pond

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    Bridge on the Sneznik Castle and brook that flows away from pond
    Outside - Sneznik Castle from east side

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    Sneznik Castle from east side
    Outside - Sneznik Castle in Inner Carniola

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    Sneznik Castle in Inner Carniola
    Outside - Sneznik Castle and flooded field in the start of spring

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    Sneznik Castle and flooded field in the start of spring
    Outside - Sneznik Castle from northeast side

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    Sneznik Castle from northeast side
    Outside - Sneznik Castle from north side

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    Sneznik Castle from north side
    Outside - West tract of the Castle

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    West tract of the Castle
    Outside - Pond on the west side of the castle and promenade over wooden footbridge

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    Pond on the west side of the castle and promenade over wooden footbrid...
    Outside - Sneznik Castle and relection in the pond

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    Sneznik Castle and relection in the pond
    Outside - Vide of the castle from west side

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    Vide of the castle from west side
    Outside - Most beautiful view of the Sneznik Castle

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    Most beautiful view of the Sneznik Castle
    Outside - Sneznik Castle near the village Kozarisce

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    Sneznik Castle near the village Kozarisce
    Outside - Pond on the west side of the castle

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    Pond on the west side of the castle
    Outside - Round tower of Sneznik Castle

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    Round tower of Sneznik Castle

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    Data

    Municipality: CERKNICA (11226 population)

    Settlements in the municipality:

    Cerknica (3928 population), Rakek (2152), Begunje pri Cerknici (658), Unec (524), Grahovo (482),

    Dolenja vas (473), Martinjak (316), Dolenje Jezero (230), Ivanje selo (228), Žerovnica (202), Slivice (176), Lipsenj (135), Selšček (124), Bločice (114), Zelše (107), Gorenje Jezero (99), Bezuljak (91), Podskrajnik (85), Topol pri Begunjah (72), Goričice (71), Bloška Polica (69), Dobec (65), Kožljek (62), Osredek (57), Sveti Vid (46), Kremenca (43), Hruškarje (43), Gorenje Otave (38), Ravne (35), Bečaje (33), Podslivnica (31), Dolenje Otave (27), Otok (26), Ponikve (26), Cajnarje (24), Lešnjake (24), Brezje (23), Štrukljeva vas (22), Otonica (20), Stražišče (19), Mahneti (18), Laze pri Gorenjem Jezeru (18), Tavžlje (17), Jeršiče (17), Župeno (17), Milava (14), Zala (13), Slugovo (13), Pikovnik (11), Reparje (11), Beč (11), Kržišče (11), Rakov Škocjan (9), Pirmane (9), Rudolfovo (8), Krušče (6), Hribljane (6), Zahrib (4), Gora (4), Čohovo (4), Koščake (3), Korošče (2), Kranjče (0), Ščurkovo (0), Zibovnik (0)

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