Yambol Region

Yambol region is located in the southeastern part of Bulgaria. The relief is flat and semi-mountainous. It is rich in water resources and has several reserves and protected areas.
Over 200 ancient settlements and 900 tombs from Thracian times are located along the Tundja River and its tributaries. There are many prehistoric tombs in the Sakar Mountains, built of huge stone blocks. The most famous Thracian site is the Thracian town of Kabile, but there are also over 30 strongholds from the Antiquity, Middle Ages and the Liberation of Bulgaria, which also attract tourists’ interest.

The region in numbers

131 000 inhabitants

2 from the 100 national tourist sites

3355 sq. km. total area

Accommodation in Yambol Region

Sites in the Yambol area