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The CERKNO HILLS (Slovene : Cerkljansko hribovje or Cerkljansko) is a transitional region between the Alpine and the Dinaric landscape , centered on Cerkno
Cerkno
in northwestern Slovenia
Slovenia
. Several passes in this area connect the Poljane Valley
Valley
and the Selca Valley
Valley
with the Idrijca Valley
Valley
and the Soča
Soča
Valley
Valley
. The highest peak is Porezen
Porezen
(1,630 metres or 5,350 feet).

The landscape is geologically very diverse and one of the most interesting in Slovenia
Slovenia
in this regard. Among the steep hills, numerous ravines and valleys have been carved out by the Cerknica River and its tributaries.

The Cerkno
Cerkno
Hills and the people who live there were presented in the 2011 documentary The Slope to the Home (Klanec do doma), directed by Dušan Moravec and edited by Jurij Moškon .

REFERENCES

* ^ "Samotno življenje hiš iz svetov ob Idrijci" . MMC RTV Slovenija (in Slovenian). RTV Slovenija. 5 April 2011.

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