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Sofia – Velingrad

The route can be completed within 1 day. It is intended for an automobile or bus transport. For a longer stay the resort offers accommodation options on a very high level.


Sofia

Sofia is Bulgaria’s capital and its largest city. Founded thousands of years ago, today the city continues to develop as the country’s cultural and economic center. At present, the city has a population of 1,250,000. Sofia is located in the western part of the country, on The Sofia Plain and on the lower slopes of Mount Vitosha. The city’s average altitude is 550 meters above sea ...

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Town of Velingrad

Velingrad is located 130 km from Sofia, and 80 km from Plovdiv in the western part of the Rhodope mountain. Beautiful nature and deposits of mineral waters make Velingrad one of the leading “balneological” resorts in the Balkans. Velingrad was established in 1948 upon the merging of three settlements – Kamenitsa, Ladzhene and Chepino. The Chepino region became a part of the ...

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National Museum of History, Boyana Church Branch - Sofia Cultural Events, Festivals and Gatherings in Bulgaria Sofia Religious Landmarks Bulgaria’s Treasures
Spa Resorts National Park Rila The Rhodope - the Mountain of Orpheus, the Thracian Sanctuary at the Village of Tatul The Madara Archelogical Reserve Bansko
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Haramiyska Cave – Village of Trigrad

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Ethnographic Museum, Lovech

The ethnographic museum in Lovech is situated in two adjacent houses – Drasova House and Rashova House – in an old neighborhood called ...

Historical Museum of Kazanlak

The Historical Museum in Kazanlak caries the name of Iskra and is founded in 1901. It is among the oldest regional museums in Bulgaria. ...

Durankulak Lake – Protected Area

The protected area “Durankulak Lake” is situated 15 km north from the town of Shabla, and about 6 km from the border between Bulgaria ...

Kleptuza

The largest karst spring in Bulgaria – Kleptuza – is located on the right bank of Chepinska River, by the mountain slope of residential ...