Veliko Tarnovo Region

Veliko Tarnovo Region is located between the Danube to the north and the Balkan Mountain to the south. Here are some of the most visited cultural and historical landmarks in Bulgaria and therefore tourism occupies a significant part of the region’s economy. 140 cultural monuments of national importance are located in the area and one of the reasons is Veliko Tarnovo, which was the capital of the Second Bulgarian State.
The churches, monasteries and houses built during the National Revival are the reason for the development of religious tourism. In addition to that, there are also cultural, hunting, spa, wine and rural tourism.

The region in numbers

258 000 inhabitants

5 from the 100 national tourist sites

4662 sq. km. total area

Accommodation in Veliko Tarnovo region

Sites in the Veliko Tarnovo area