Bitnje, Bohinj

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Bitnje
Bitnje view.jpg
Bitnje is located in Slovenia
Bitnje
Bitnje
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°17′1.48″N 13°57′36.48″E / 46.2837444°N 13.9601333°E / 46.2837444; 13.9601333Coordinates: 46°17′1.48″N 13°57′36.48″E / 46.2837444°N 13.9601333°E / 46.2837444; 13.9601333
Country Flag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional region Upper Carniola
Statistical region Upper Carniola
Municipality Bohinj
Elevation 510.8 m (1,675.9 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Total 65
[1]

Bitnje (pronounced [ˈbiːtnjɛ]) is a settlement on the left bank of the Sava Bohinjka River in the Municipality of Bohinj in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

Church[edit]

The originally Gothic Medieval village church that has been redesigned in the Baroque style is dedicated to the Assumption of the Virgin Mary.[2] It features a beautiful Renaissance portal.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia
  2. ^ "17: Bitnje v Bohinju - Cerkev Marije vnebovzete" [17: Bitnje in Bohinj – Assumption of the Virgin Mary Church]. Register nepremične kulturne dediščine [Registry of Immovable Cultural Heritage] (in Slovene). Ministry of Culture, Republic of Slovenia. Retrieved 6 June 2012. 
  3. ^ Bohinj municipal site

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