Žirovnica Tourism, Slovenia

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Žirovnica (pronounced [ʒiˈɾoːu̯nitsa]; German: Scheraunitz) is a small settlement in the valley of Žirovnica Creek, a tributary of the Poljane Sora River, south of Žiri in Slovenia. Although it is easily accessible by road only from the Žiri side, which is in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia, it actually lies in the Municipality of Idrija in the traditional Littoral region.


A place in Slovenia, Žirovnica is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. After your splendid visit to Žirovnica, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Ljubljana. Add Ljubljana to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Ljubljana Old Town, Butcher's Bridge, Ljubljana Castle. Also, to reach Žirovnica, you'll have to take a flight to Ljubljana; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A holiday in Žirovnica can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Žirovnica*

  • Pollution Statistics in Žirovnica

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

    • Air Pollution 30.56 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 18.42 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45.18 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 5.7 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 14.04 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 14.22 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 14.29 (Very Low)
  • Žirovnica: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 20.78 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 18.84 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 16.05 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 60.59 (High)
    • Car Stealing 17.69 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 26.55 (Low)
    • Attacks 16.78 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 33.79 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 94.46 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 77.52 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 14.36 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 31.88 (Low)
  • Living in Žirovnica - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Žirovnica is 170.47 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 75.88 (High)
    • Climate Index 77.14 (High)
    • Pollution Index 26.09 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 28.61 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 57.64 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 65.28 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 13.02 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 77.97 (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 Žirovnica

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.07 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.31 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.39 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 97.26 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 82.53 USD

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

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