ORION'S TRAIL

Orion's trail leads along the traces of ancient cultures through areas where was, according to priest Karel Gržan and his book V znamenju Oriona (In the Sign of Orion), once a megalithic temple, “the centre of the world” in a triangle between the Savinja, Sava and Sotla rivers. Numerous ancient sites that were mostly unknown up to the present time (a couple of hundred metres long walls, ruins of settlements) and precisely follow the arrangement of stars clearly support this thesis.

Starting point:

Jurklošter (a defensive tower of the former Carthusian church in Jurklošter, now a tourist information point – TiT Jurklošter)

Course of trail:

Jurklošter, Mrzlo Polje, Pojerje, Blatni vrh, Puršnica, Marof, Mrzlo Polje, Jurklošter

Informations:

  • Trail type: nature hiking trail
  • Duration of hike: 3–4 h
  • Length: 11 km (6.8 mi)
  • Difficulty: medium difficulty
  • Lowest trail point: 383 m (1256 ft)
  • Highest trail point: 613 m (2011 ft)


Publications: a brochure entitled Hiking in Laško and its Surroundings and a book V znamenju Oriona (author: Karel Gržan, available only in Slovene)

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