Kilifarevo monastery

Kilifarevo monastery is located on the river banks of Belitsa river, some 4 km south of Kilifarevo town, some 14 km from Veliko Tarnovo.  In 1718 Kilifarevo monastery was erected on its present day location on the banks of Belitsa … More information


Plakovo monastery

Plakovo monastery is located in the northern part of Balkan highs near Elena town near Plakovo village, approximately 14 km from Veliko Tarnovo. Plakovo monastery St Prophet Ilijah was established during the reign of Tzar Ivan Asen II and initially … More information

Valchan Voyvoda monument- Rayuvtsi village

The monument is located in a very beautiful place- the picturesque area called Valcha polyana near above Yovkoltsi water reservoir. Supposedly, Valchan voyvoda and his soldiers often stayed at that place while going through the Balkan mountain area. The monument … More information


Hristovski waterfall

Hristovski waterfall is situated 13 km from Elena town and approximately 45 km from Veliko Tarnovo. Hristovski waterfall is a 9-metre water cascade falling over rocks. It is reachable via asphalt road; there is a forest pathwalk nearby. The waterfall … More information



Arbanasi is a village in the central part of Northern Bulgaria. It is located some 5 km east-north of Veliko Tarnovo, on the high Arbanasi plateau, which separates the old capital from the neighbouring Gorna Oryahovitsa town, which is a … More information

Старопрестолната столица Велико Търново

Veliko Tarnovo is a town located in northern Bulgaria, Veliko Tarnovo District. The town used to be the capital city of The Second Bulgarian Empire and the Principality of Bulgaria in the period between 1878- 1879



Yovkovtsi is one of the biggest water reservoirs on the territory of Republic of Bulgaria. It is built on Veselina river near Elena town, Elena Municipality and provides water supply of approximately 250 000 people in Veliko Tarnovo Zone and … More information


Elena town

Elena is a town in Northern Bulgaria. It is located in Veliko Tarnovo District, near Yovkovtsi water reservoir. It is the administrative center of Elena Municipality. The picturesque town is one of the most visited destinations because of the preserved … More information