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Mežica Mine by Train

The group puts on the mining equipment and travels with the train to the heart of the mountain, 600 m below the surface of Veliki vrh.


Podzemlje Pece, d.o.o.


Glančnik 8
2392 Mežica

Phone: +386 (0)2 87 00 180


Spletna stran: http://podzemljepece.com/



Driving through the 3.5 km long Glančnik tunnel lasts about 15 minutes and can truly be described as a unique experience.

Accompanied by an experienced guide, the tourist trail leads and unravels the history of mining. Numerous exhibited objects reveal the everyday work and lives of miners. Upon request, a real miner’s lunch or breakfast can be served. The tour ends with a visit to the mining museum.

Highlights of the programme:

  • Visit of a closed mine
  • Genuine mine train
  • Interactive learning about the mining profession
  • Miner’s lunch or breakfast
Best time of the year All year round                                       
Minimum / Maximum number of participants: 2-100
Duration 2,5 hours to a full day
Distance from Ljubljana 110 km
Where? Region of Koroška / Slovenia