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Turist Information Centre Ajdovščina
Cesta IV. Prekomorske 61 A
5270 Ajdovščina

tel.: +386 5 36 59 140
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Schedule:
mon - fri: 8.00 - 16.00
sat: 8.00 - 12.00





iskalnik
Budanje
villages nearby

The village of Budanje was named after the Hungarian nobleman Buda, who had a castle in the village. Budanje is located in the windiest part of the the Upper Vipava Valley. This could be the reason why the village consists of many scattered hamlets, which spread along the main road Ajdovščina – Vipava, the large pilgrimage church of the Virgin Mary in the hamlet of Log all the way to the road...

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Square of the First Slovene Government
sightseeing

On 5 May 1945, right after the Second World War the first Slovene government was established in Ajdovščina. The Bratina Hall where this session of great historical importance took place, was later on renovated into a cinema by the local architect Svetozar Križaj. The photograph of the first president of the government and his memorial reminds us of the important historic event in that building.
Annualy on 5 May the Municipality of Ajdovščina celebrates its municipal festival.



Matija Vertovec – Priest, Popular-Science Writer, Fellow Countryman and Teacher of the Vipava Valley Winegrowers
important personalities

Matija Vertovec (also Vrtovicz, Vertovc, Vrtovec, Vertouz)
Priest, Winemaker, Chemist and Historian of the Village of Šentvid (the present-day Podnanos)

Matija Vertovec is considered one of the most significant Slovenian scientific writers of the 19th century. He was born on 28 January 1784 in the hamlet of Jakulini near the village of Šmarje in the Vipava Valley. He was ordained...

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