Museum Towns

  • Arbanassi Museum Town

    When looked at from the outside, the typical house in Arbanassi resembles a small fortress - high, solid walls and heavy gates, iron grids and hiding places. From the inside, however, it is spacious, richly decorated and comfortably furnished.

  • Bansko

    - ride the "Koncheto" edge
    - downhill the "Banderica" slope on which the 2009 FIS Alpine Ski World Cup for Women took place
    - try the local delicious "Banska kapama"

  • Bozhentsi Architectural and Historical Reserve

    An idyllic village nestling in the folds of the Balkan Range, 16 km from the town of Gabrovo..

  • Etara Architectural and Ethnographic Complex

    Eight km from the center of Gabrovo, master craftsmen fashion beautiful gold, silver, copper, leather and wooden articles right before your eyes from early morning until late at the night.

  • Koprivshtitsa Museum Town

    White stone walls, overgrown with ivy and wild geranium, guard from harm gardens full of flowers.

  • Kotel Museum Town

    The town of Kotel is situated in a small valley in one of the passes of the Balkan Range linking North and South Bulgaria.

  • Melnik

    Bulgaria's smallest town is hiding among ancient sandstone pyramids, 190km south of Sofia. Thracians, Romans and Byzantines have written its history throughout the years.

  • Nesebar Museum Town

    Situated on a small peninsula (in the immediate vicinity of the large seaside resort of Sunny Beach), one of the oldest towns in Europe still keeps the spirit of different ages and peoples - Thracians, Hellenes, Romans, Slavs, Byzantines and Bulgarians.

  • Plovdiv Museum Town

    An ancient crossroad between the East and the West and Bulgaria's second largest city today, Plovdiv has preserved unique treasures from its 24 centuries-long history.

  • Shiroka Laka Museum Town

    The village is built in the narrow and steep valley of the Ludja river, tenderly embraced by the magnificent pastoral and sunny landscape of the Rhodope mountains.

  • Sozopol

    - enjoy a cup of coffee at sunrise in the company of playful dolphins
    - buy a jar of green fig jam from the locals
    - visit an art gallery in the afternoon and finish the day at a jazz club




Common Historical site Sea resort UNESCO
Action Hobby Ski resort Multi destination
Archeological site Monastery Spa
Culture Museum Treck