Charnel House at the Cemetery in Cave del Predil/Rabelj

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15 min.

This small civil cemetery includes a charnel house with the remains of 281 Italian soldiers, recruits from Carinthia (Kärnten) and volunteers of World War I. The charnel house, which was built after the war, is now maintained by the Association Österreichisches Schwarzes Kreuz (ÖSK). The inside of the charnel house can only be seen on All Saints’Day (1 November), All Souls’ Day (2 November) and St. Barbara’s Day (4 December).


Register of the Fallen Soldiers

Photos: Gabriele Menis, PromoTurismoFVG

Access and useful info


Either coming from Slovenia over Predel/Predil mountain pass or from the direction of Tarvisio/Trbiž/Tarvis towards Cave del Predil/Rabelj/Raibl, follow the road SS54. The charnel house is located in the civil cemetery outside the settlement Cave del Predil in the direction of the Predil/Raibl lake.


Tarvisio Infopoint
Via Roma, 14
I–33018 Tarvisio (UD)
+39 0428 2135

Hiking Biking Researchers
15 min.


15 min.

GPS coordinates

46.436062, 13.567650

Best time of year