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8 Best Cities to Visit in Bulgaria

In no particular order, here's our list of 8 must-visit cities in Bulgaria.
Akshay Kulkarni Jul 10, 2019

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Sofia

Built on the ancient Roman ruins, this is the capital and also the largest city of Bulgaria.

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Veliko Tarnovo

Home to the magnificent Tsarevets Fortress, this historic city is one of the most beautiful cities in Bulgaria.

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Plovdiv

The second largest city in Bulgaria, this is also the oldest living city in Europe.

Did You Know?

In Bulgaria, people shake their heads to say yes and nod to say no.

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Varna

As the city boasts many culturally rich antiquities and a beautiful shoreline, this is a prime tourist attraction.

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Bansko

Resting in the shadow of Pirin Mountains, this city is famous as a skiing destination.

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Burgas

Blessed with an attractive coastline and rich in Bulgarian history, this is a perfect family getaway.

Fun Fact

The Bulgarian folk song Izlel e Delyo Haydutin was sent to space carried on board the space probes Voyager I and Voyager II.

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Sozopol

Tracing its roots back to the Bronze Age, this is one of the most ancient cities in Bulgaria.

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Nessebar

A medieval coastal town along the Black Sea, its beaches are quite popular among the tourists.