Haskovo Region

Haskovo region is situated on the border with Greece and Turkey and covers the southwestern parts of the Sakar Mountains and the northern of the Eastern Rhodopes. Several large rivers pass through the area and these are Maritsa, Arda and Suzlijka. The region is mainly engaged in tobacco, textiles and knitwear industries.
In the valley of the Maritsa River there are many Thracian mounds, religious temples, old settlements, tombs, shrines and dolmens in the Sakar Mountains and the Eastern Rhodopes.

The region in numbers

246 000 inhabitants

3 from the 100 national tourist sites

5538 sq. km. total area

Accommodation in Haskovo Region

Sites in the Haskovo area