Lipica is situated in the wonderful Karst environment, close to the Italian border. It was founded in the year 1580 and it is the centre of the all Lipizzan hourses (400 lipizzan hourses today in Lipica). The Stud-farm of Lipica is one of the most beautiful cultural and historical monuments of the Republic of Slovenia. Here, the tradition of selection and breeding of pure Lipizzan hourses has been alive for over than four hundred years. After the Second World War, Lipica succeded to develop its own Classical Riding School and presented it in the presentations and equestrian events all over the world. Today is Lipica a recreational and sports centre of a worldwide reputation, where visitors can spend wonderful moments of relaxation. In the complex of Lipica is to the visitor available the Hotel Maestoso, Klub Hotel Lipica, tennis courts, golf course, mini golf, swimming pool, sauna, fitness centre, souvenir shop, museum collection of old carriages and many other. We can see one of the oldest stud farm in the world, the presentation of the Classical Riding School, racetrack, the collection of the art work in the Avgust-Cernigoj Gallery, the Church of the Saint Anthony of Padua and the Valley Our Lady of Lourdes. We can go to the riding school, golf and to the interesting drive with the carriage. In Lipica they also have a wedding hall for romantic weddings.
Entrance into Lipica complex
Driving through Lipica estate
Sculptures near parking area
Restaurant near Hotel Maestoso
Entrance into swimming pool and saunas
Mini golf in Lipica
Hotel Maestoso in Lipica
Green surfaces between buildings in Lipica
Apartments in Lipica
View to the Sezana
Playground for children in Lipica park
Horses (Lipizzans) in stud farm
Two ponies in Lipica
Ridding in a carriage
Church (Chapel) of St. Anthony of Padua
Manor with the Central Courtyard the Hof
Presentation of the classical riding school w...
Two Lipizzans with carriage
Even 150 years old carriages in museum collec...
Municipality: SEŽANA (13276 population)
Settlements in the municipality:
Sežana (5760 population), Lokev (817), Dutovlje (719), Križ (644), Dane pri Sežani (405),
Štorje (342), Povir (329), Šmarje pri Sežani (308), Tomaj (308), Skopo (224), Pliskovica (209), Orlek (185), Kazlje (182), Kopriva (176), Kreplje (140), Ponikve (134), Gorenje pri Divači (132), Veliki Dol (124), Krajna vas (122), Šepulje (116), Dol pri Vogljah (112), Merče (108), Avber (104), Vrhovlje (97), Godnje (89), Žirje (86), Prelože pri Lokvi (81), Voglje (80), Dobravlje (78), Plešivica (75), Štjak (67), Veliko Polje (60), Vrabče (57), Majcni (56), Ravnje (51), Sela (49), Lipica (49), Griže (47), Brestovica pri Povirju (47), Kosovelje (45), Grahovo Brdo (43), Utovlje (41), Podbreže (41), Stomaž (39), Tublje pri Komnu (39), Brje pri Koprivi (37), Filipčje Brdo (36), Razguri (30), Jakovce (23), Dolenje (22), Kregolišče (17), Gradnje (14), Senadolice (12), Tabor (11), Selo (11), Mahniči (10), Bogo (8), Krtinovica (8), Hribi (7), Raša (6), Poljane pri Štjaku (3), Gradišče pri Štjaku (2), Nova vas (2), Pristava (0)