Orehek, Postojna

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Orehek
Orehek is located in Slovenia
Orehek
Orehek
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 45°44′56.67″N 14°9′13.99″E / 45.7490750°N 14.1538861°E / 45.7490750; 14.1538861Coordinates: 45°44′56.67″N 14°9′13.99″E / 45.7490750°N 14.1538861°E / 45.7490750; 14.1538861
Country Flag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional region Inner Carniola
Statistical region Inner Carniola–Karst
Municipality Postojna
Area
 • Total 9.09 km2 (3.51 sq mi)
Elevation 564.1 m (1,850.7 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Total 189
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Orehek (pronounced [ɔˈɾeːxək]; Italian: Orecca) is a village southwest of Postojna in the Inner Carniola region of Slovenia.[2]

The parish church in the settlement is dedicated to Saint Florian and belongs to the Koper Diocese. A second church is built just outside the settlement next to the cemetery and is dedicated to Saint Lawrence.[3]

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