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Šempeter v Savinjski dolini

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Šempeter v Savinjski dolini. Šempeter is situated in the Savinjska dolina (Savinjska valley), 11 km west from Celje. It is famous by the Roman necropolis and the Pekel cave which is located on the south edge of the karst area of Ponikve only 4 km north from Šempeter. The Settlement was important stop between the Vienna and the Trst (Trieste) during the Middle ages. Around the settlement are fields of the hop plants which is important substance of the beer. At the begining of the 20th centuriy the Savinja river passed close to the settlement but now the river-bed is about 1 km south-west away. Roman necropolis from Šempeter is one of the most important archeological monument in Slovenia. The cementary was covered with the rubel by Savinja river in about 166 AD. Necropolis was excavated and brought to light during the 1952 - 1967. Today there is an archaeological park which worth seeing.

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