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Things to Do In Bulgaria

  • Nessebar is a quaint ancient city and is amongst the best places to visit in Bulgaria for its historical architecture, archaeological findings, cute little parks for the children and quaint cafes which offer the best seafood and drinks.
  • Rila Monastery is the most visited and revered one, built on the Rila Mountains. The museum of Rila Monastery is considered the most important in the list of Bulgarian attractions.
  • Alexander Nevsky Cathedral is known for its murals, bells, mosaics, frescos, wood, and stone carvings along with the museum in the basement.
  • A visit to Plovdiv is one of the best things to do in Bulgaria as it is known as the cultural capital and has many historical amphitheatres, mosques, and an interesting old town to visit.
  • Vitosha Mountain is amongst the best places in Bulgaria to go for skiing or hiking in the national park.
  • Sozopol is fishing village also known for its calm coastal lines, 5th to 18th-century historical remains, a 5th-century fortification, and delicious Balkan seafood cuisine.
  • Balchik Palace with its botanical garden, marina and beach is considered not only amongst the best places to visit in Bulgaria but even in Europe.
  • Varnamazing water parks and beaches.
  • Belogradchik Rocks should be top of the list of things to do in Bulgaria for trekking and history enthusiast. The landscape, the rock is the ideal Bulgarian destination especially for families travelling with kids in the summer. It has several a formations and the medieval castle are among the must-see national landmark.
  • Ruse is a beautiful port city with many 18th century monuments and buildings. The Rock-hewn churches of Ivanovo and Basarbova Rock Monastery are very close by and are UNESCO Heritage sites.
  • Veliko Tarnovo is the oldest city in Bulgaria and is known for Tsarevets Fortress, the old town with medieval terracotta roof houses and many chic boutiques, restaurants, cafes, and hotels.
  • The Rhodope Mountains which surround the Smolyan and Pamporovo towns are the perfect place for trekking, national park visits or just enjoying the unspoilt surrounding woodlands and quaint villages.
  • Nessebar is a quaint ancient city and is amongst the best places to visit in Bulgaria for its historical architecture, archaeological findings, cute little parks for the ...
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