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Idrija (pronounced [ˈiːdɾija]; Italian and German: Idria) is a town in western Slovenia. It is the seat of the Municipality of Idrija. It is located in the traditional region of the Slovenian Littoral and is in the Gorizia Statistical Region. It is notable for its mercury mine with stores and infrastructure, as well as miners' living quarters, and a miners' theatre. Together with the Spanish mine at Almadén, it has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2012. In 2011, Idrija was given the Alpine Town of the Year award.


Idrija in Slovenia awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Idrija. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Ljubljana, Slovenia. Attractions in Ljubljana include Ljubljana Old Town, Butcher's Bridge, Ljubljana Castle. Popular vacation packages of Idrija are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Idrija*

  • Pollution Statistics in Idrija

    Know the pollution level of Idrija before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 31.15 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 19.09 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45.45 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 14.35 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 5.91 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 14.55 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 14.73 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 13.89 (Very Low)
  • Idrija: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Idrija for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Idrija.

    • Burglary and Theft 21.17 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 19.4 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 16.61 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 60.42 (High)
    • Car Stealing 17.59 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 27.07 (Low)
    • Attacks 17.52 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 34.51 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 93.98 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 76.09 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 20.26 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 14.89 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 32.85 (Low)
  • Living in Idrija - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Idrija is 170.6 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 75.15 (High)
    • Climate Index 76.3 (High)
    • Pollution Index 26.6 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 28.97 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 62.67 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 66.46 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 12.97 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 81.16 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Idrija

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Idrija

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.62 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.77 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 101.44 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 91.14 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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