Olimje minorite monastery
Olimje 82, 3254 Podčetrtek
Location: 4.5 km from Terme Olimia in the midst of green lawns, orchards,
gardens and fields, under the mountain Rudnica.
CHURCH OF MARY’S ASSUMPTION: Baroque pilgrim church with black and
golden altars. Features a bust statue of the Blessed Anton Martin Slomšek.
OLD PHARMACY: Features wonderful frescoes made by maestro Anton
Lerchinger which depict the path towards health and happiness.
HERBAL REMEDIES SHOP:
Teas, tinctures, ointments that
help maintain your health.
PILGRIM HOME OF ST.
JOSEPH: Equipped with
rooms for individual visitors
and a chapel for prayer and
meditation. A park for resting
and relaxation stretches out
next to the house. Individuals,
groups of spouses, prayer
groups, Scouts, altar servers,
monks, priests etc. are
GARDEN OF HEALING PLANTS: “For each disease there grows a flower.” A
walking path and garden beds with approximately two hundred specimens
of medicinal plants which grow
in gardens, pastures, swamps
and forests. They are used for
teas, ointments and tinctures.
They are clearly marked with
Slovenian and Latin names as well
as descriptions, enabling visitors
to acquaint themselves with their
healing effects. BETANIJA: A facility
for social receptions in the place of
old “Betanija”, with the tasting of a
special liquor - the “Monk’s drops”.
Activities: Great location for a
short walk in the Olimje village, the recipient of “the most beautiful village in
Coursearound the valley
Difficultyundemanding walk, easy tour, undemanding tour
Range of hiking availablefamily excursions, walks, group tours
Visitsindividual, guided tour
- for adults (including a guided tour): 1,00 EUR,
- for groups of children: 0,5 EUR,
- for children accompained by parent: free.
Payment optionscash only
Škofja Gora 1
Tel. : ++386 3 810 90 13
Fax : ++386 3 810 90 14
Web site : www.turizem-podcetrtek.si
GPS Northing (N) : 46,1501
GPS Easting (E) : 15,5632