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Metlika - discover the natural treasures
The town on the sunny side of the Gorjanci mountain range developed on the natural pier among three streams and was granted town rights in 1365. Once the centre of the border region Metlika March, Metlika had many firsts throughout its history the first firefighting brigade, the first reading society, the first loan and savings bank in the Dolenjska and Bela krajina region, the first youth sport movement Sokol in Bela krajina, as well as one of the oldest wind bands in Slovenia.