Predjama Castle: Integrated in a Cave!

The Predjama Castle is integrated in a cave and is truly spectacular!

llama Castle’ (Slovene: Predjamski grad or Grad Predjama, German: Höhlenburg Lueg, Italian: Castel Lueghi) is a Renaissance castle built within a cave mouth in southwestern Slovenia. It is located approximately 11 kilometers from Postojna.

The castle was first mentioned in the year 1274 with the German name Luegg, when the Patriarch of Aquileia built the castle in Gothic style. The castle was built under a natural rocky arch high in the stone wall to make access to it difficult.

Predjama Castle, built in a cave
Predjama Castle

Watch this video to see the outside and inside of the castle!