Austro-Hungarian Military Cemetery Vipava

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20 min.

The Austro-Hungarian military cemetery lies next to the civil cemetery at Vipava. Buried in it are soldiers of the Austro-Hungarian Army who died in the nearby hospitals. According to the data of Italian authorities that organized exhumation of soldiers from military cemeteries in the 1930s, 197 soldiers remain interred here. Among them were also pilots of several aviation units, also the Slovenian airman Julijan Kenda.

 

Register of the Fallen Soldiers

Photos: Fundacija Poti miru

Access and useful info

Access

The military cemetery Vipava lies at the fringe of Vipava, next to the civil cemetery. The easiest access to the cemetery is to go from Ajdovščina towards Vipava; on entering the town, you come first to the military and then to the civil cemetery.

Information

Center za obiskovalce Pot miru, Kobarid
(The Walk of Peace Visitor Centre, Kobarid)
Gregorčičeva ulica 8
SI–5222 Kobarid
+386 5 389 0167, +386 31 586 296
turizem@potmiru.si, info@thewalkofpeace.com
www.thewalkofpeace.com

TIC Vipava
Glavni trg 8
SI–5271 Vipava
+386 5 368 70 40, +386 51 215 226
vipava@vipavskadolina.si
www.vipavskadolina.si

Hiking Biking Researchers Groups
20 min.

Duration

20 min.

GPS coordinates

45.848586, 13.955258

Best time of year

January–December

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