Near Pivka you can find karst phenomena like intermittent lakes. The most famous are Petelinjsko and Palško intermittent lakes.
In Pivka you can visit interesting Park of Military History, a museum and adventure center, located in the old Italian barracks in Hrastje near Pivka.
Military History Park Pivka is a military-historical museum in the making. On display there is a tank-artillery collection and refurbished Italian fortress in Rapallo border. Visitors to the Park can see the exhibition Regio Carsica Militaris.
In the city Pivka you can stay in private accommodation, nice options are tourist farms.