Veliko Tarnovo Province
Veliko Tarnovo
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Veliko Tarnovo The Essential
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The capital of the second Bulgarian Empire occupies an exceptional site. Its white, flower-decked houses, rising in tiers, form an inextricable jumble overhanging the seven lazy meanders of the Yantra. Because the town extends lengthways, it is necessary to use a car (or a taxi) to visit the various districts - Asen, Varuša - and the imperial city of Carewec. It is important to realise that Veliko's charm is not readily perceptible. One must take time to discover this discreet city. If you do that, you will no doubt fall under its spell...

Must see

Michelin's recommendations for Veliko Tarnovo
Rila Monastery - Church of the Nativity
Rila Monastery - Church of the Nativity
Built from the 15C onwards, the Nativity
60 minutes
Banker's House
Banker's House
Built in 1861, the Banker's House shows
120 minutes
Monastery of the Transfiguration
Monastery of the Transfiguration
The gorge dug by the River Yantra is the
60 minutes
Gurko Street
Gurko Street
Gurko Street overlooks the river from
30 minutes
Museum of National Awakening and of the Constituent Assembly
Museum of National Awakening and of the Constituent Assembly
The Museum of National Awakening and of
120 minutes
Hadži Nikoli's Inn
Hadži Nikoli's Inn
Hadži Nikoli's Inn was commissioned in
30 minutes