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Piran - Fornace

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Piran is a picturesque port city that extends at the end of the Piran Peninsula. It is an old Mediterranean settlement, full of prints from earlier periods and an invaluable monument of successfully conceived architecture.
Piran got its present appearance at the end of the 19th century. Tartini Square was created by the inundation of the Inner Harbor. The city extended southeast toward Bernardin, where they built a shipyard. Today, Piran is the administrative center of the municipality. The city has many cultural institutions and schools. The Maritime Museum boasts a wealth of art and history. The Piran Archives is one of the richest in Slovenia, containing a collection of documents from the 12th century onwards. The cultural pulse is revived by numerous galleries with events and various exhibitions.
During the summer, various concerts and other cultural events attract foreign and domestic visitors. With its preserved historical monuments and Mediterranean architecture, Piran is a true open-air museum. Fornace is a larger area located just before entering the old town of Piran, near Bernardin. The Fornace Exterior Parking Garage, Fornace - Piran Bus Station, National Institute of Biology - Marine Biology Station, Garage House, Fornace Refreshment Bar, Gallery Impresija, Villa Aurora, Solinar Art Society and others are located in this area.
There is also a free shuttle bus between Fornace and Tartini Square. Furthermore, there is a nice walking path from Fornace towards Piran or Bernardin.

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Fornace - Piran - Fornace

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Piran - Fornace
Fornace - Outside parking area Fornace

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Outside parking area Fornace
Fornace - Walking path

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Walking path
Fornace - Gallery Impresije, Villa Aurora, Artistic Society Solinar

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Gallery Impresije, Villa Aurora, Artistic Society Solinar
Fornace - Path from Bernardin to Piran

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Path from Bernardin to Piran
Fornace - Fornace

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Fornace
Fornace - Snack bar Fornace

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Snack bar Fornace
Fornace - Train

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Train
Fornace - Bus station Fornace - Piran

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Bus station Fornace - Piran
Fornace - Fornace near Bernardin

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Fornace near Bernardin
Fornace - National Institute of Biology

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National Institute of Biology
Fornace - National Institute of Biology - Marine Biology Station

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National Institute of Biology - Marine Biology Station
Fornace - Fornače <br> Garage

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Fornače

Garage

Fornace - Fornače <br> Sea in the background

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Fornače

Sea in the background
Fornace - Fornače <br> Free shuttle bus on the route Fornace - Tartini square

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Fornače

Free shuttle bus on the route Fornace - Tarti...

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Data

Municipality: PIRAN (17643 population)

Settlements in the municipality:

Lucija (6057 population), Piran (3804), Portorož (2928), Seča (1231), Parecag (991),

Sečovlje (778), Strunjan (610), Dragonja (430), Sv. Peter (392), Nova vas nad Dragonjo (234), Padna (188)